12 Alcoholic Slushie Recipes – Frozen Drink Inspiration and Ideas


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Alcoholic Slushie Recipes for Frozen Drink: On a hot summer’s day, there is nothing better than a very cold drink. There aren’t many things colder than a slushie. It is a treat that kids love, and parents enjoy. Parents can enjoy it a little more once they realize that making frozen whiskey drinks is easier to do than they may have imagined.

We have searched and found the top 12 alcoholic slushie recipes available. We chose based on the ones that have the most delightful flavors and those that are simple to make. In doing so, we also decided to list the frozen drink recipes in an easy-to-follow format that will ensure you can sample the ones you want to try. We personally feel that these frozen alcoholic drink recipes will give you plenty of inspiration and ideas for future drinks you want to try!

Our Favorite Alcoholic Slushie Recipes

Whether for a romantic evening between you and your partner or a backyard barbeque with friends and family, these summer slushies will be sure to delight all who give them a try. They are flavorful and most are customizable. You add only the amount of alcohol that you are comfortable with. Our hope is that you find at least one you feel is worth sampling.

12 Recipes for Delicious Alcoholic Slushie:

1. Wine Slushies Recipe

Raspberry Rose Wine Slushies
Did you know that you can turn your favorite wine into a chilled beverage for summer? It is true. You can use virtually any flavor you want. One option is Raspberry Rose Wine Slushies. Here is how it is done.


  • 3-Cups Frozen Raspberries
  • 16-Fl Oz Chilled Rose Wine
  • 1-Cup Ice Cubes
  • 1/4-Cup Triple Sec

Combine all ingredients in your favorite blender or slushie maker and then blend until smooth. Drink it immediately to prevent it from getting watered down by the ice cubes. Other variations and wines can be used if you prefer them.

2. Bourbon Slush Recipe

Bourbon Slushies
Bourbon slushies are a delightful drink because of their unique flavor. It is fruity, with a hint of tea and bourbon, which is then topped by a little lemon lime soda. It is a party for your tastebuds, and we hope that you enjoy it. The slush deserves a place in our Alcoholic slushie recipes list.


  • 1-Can (12-Ounces) Frozen Lemonade Concentrate
  • 1-Can (46-Ounces) Pineapple Juice
  • 1 1/2-Cup White Sugar
  • 2-Cups Strong Black Tea, Brewed
  • 2-Cups Bourbon
  • 1-Bottle Lemon-Lime Soda
  • 1-Can Frozen Orange Juice Concentrate
  • 1-Can Frozen Lemonade Concentrate


  • Step 1. In a bowl, mix your orange juice, lemonade, pineapple, sugar, tea, and bourbon. Freeze them overnight.
  • Step 2. The next day, remove mixture from the freezer and let it rest for about 10-minutes. Bust it up and if you want, add it to a blender to mix it until it is smooth.

If you want, you can substitute sparkling water and ginger ale for the citrus soda or add more sugar. You may also be able to find other recipes that you like sampling better.

3. Whiskey Slush Recipe

Lemon Whiskey Slushies
When whiskey is your adult beverage of choice, you cannot go wrong with this whiskey slush recipe.


  • 1-Can Frozen Lemonade Concentrate
  • 1-can Frozen Orange Juice Concentrate
  • 2-Cups Strong Black Tea, Brewed
  • 1-Cup Sugar
  • 2-Cups Whiskey
  • 7-Cups Water
  • 1-Liter Ginger Ale Soda
  • 2 Lemons for Garnish (optional)


  • Step 1. In a freezer-safe container mix lemonade, orange juice, tea, sugar, whiskey, and water. Mix it and allow it to freeze for approximately 24-hours.
  • Step 2. Add mixture to a glass, filling it approximately 3/4 full. Top it off with ginger ale. Garnish and enjoy!

4. Rhubarb Slush Recipe

Rhubarb Slush
Rhubarb is healthy enough to be a vegetable, but enjoyable enough to eat that it can be considered fruit, especially if you add a little sugar. This means that it can pair quite nicely with some alcohol. Vodka slushies are a prime example of it.


  • Approximately 7-Cups/16 Stalks of Rhubarb
  • 9-Cups Water
  • 2-Cups Sugar
  • 1/2-Cup Lemon Juice
  • 1-Box Raspberry Jello
  • Ginger Ale, Sprite, or 7-Up
  • Vodka or Your Favorite Alcohol


  • Step 1. Chop your rhubarb into small-sized pieces.
  • Step 2. Combine rhubarb, water, sugar, and lemon juice in a pot and boil for 20 minutes.
  • Step 3. Strain it saving the liquid and tossing out the pulp.
  • Step 4. Bring liquid back to a boil and add Jello
  • Step 5. Stir until Jello is dissolved and remove from heat.
  • Step 6. Pour it into your favorite blender and mix more.
  • Step 7. Cover it and place it into a freezer until firm.
  • Step 8. Take it from the freezer and allow it to rest for up to 45-minutes so you can break it apart easily with the blender.
  • Step 9. Pour it into a glass, splash with Vodka, top off with soda, and delight in knowing it is reasonably good for you.

5. Watermelon Vodka Slush Recipe

Watermelon Vodka Slush
Can you think of anything better than watermelon for summertime treats? We can’t either! It’s all sweet watermelon with a little vodka slushie thrown in and we feel it is certainly going to be a summer hit.


  • 4-Cups Seedless Watermelon
  • 2-FL OZ Simple Syrup
  • 2-Tablespoons Lemon Juice
  • 1-Cup Vodka
  • 2-FL OZ Melon Liqueur
  • 4-Twists Lemon Zest (Garnish Optional)


  • Step 1. Puree the watermelon in a food processor or blender. Pour it into ice cube trays and freeze for at least four hours. Martini glasses should also be frozen.
  • Step 2. Blend frozen cubes of watermelon and other ingredients until smooth.
  • Step 3. Pour mixture into frozen glasses and garnish with the lemon twist if you want to.

6. Rum Slush Recipe

There is something great about rum according to most people. However, many say that it is even better when turned into a slushie.

  • 1-Pint of Rum
  • 1-Cup of Sugar
  • 7-Cups Water
  • 1-Can Frozen Lemonade
  • 1-Can Frozen Orange Juice
  • Sprite
  • Grenadine for Color


  • Step 1. Combine the juices and then add sprite, grenadine, rum, sugar, and water. Mixing thoroughly.
  • Step 2. Pour mixture into a slushie machine and “slush” it.
  • Step 3. Pour it into glasses, decorate or garnish in the way you see fit, and serve.

7. Champagne Slushies Recipe

Champagne Slushies Recipe
If you love champagne, you will love these slushies with a little strawberry thrown in for good measure. Both are a delightful treat for special occasions.


  • 16-Ounces Fresh Strawberries, Hulled (About 1 Container)
  • 1-Bottle of Your Favorite Champagne or Sparkling Wine
  • 2-Tablespoons of Honey


  • Step 1. Wash and prep your strawberries and add them to a blender with other ingredients.
  • Step 2. Blend on high until everything is mixed thoroughly.
  • Step 3. Pour it into a slushie machine on the “slush” setting.
  • Step 4. Pour the chilled mixture into glasses and serve immediately.

8. Hennessy Slushie Recipe

Whether you frequently enjoy Hennessy or simply enjoy it occasionally, we promise you will likely enjoy a slushie made with it. These slushies have a variety of flavors that come together all at once. There are also several variations, though mixing seems to be the most popular.

Yellow Hennessy Slushies


  • 1 1/2-Ounces Hennessy
  • 1-Ounce Triple Sec
  • 2-Ounces Orange Juice
  • 1-Ounce Pineapple Juice


Red Hennessy Slushies


  • 1 1/2-Ounces Hennessy
  • 1-Ounce Sweet Revenge
  • 1-Ounce Strawberry Daiquiri Mix
  • 3-Ounces Fruit Punch


  • Step 1. Mix all ingredients in a large bowl and pour it into your slushie machine.
  • Step 2. Turn it to slush mode and allow it to firm up.
  • Step 3. You can drink each separately or pour a combination of both flavors into your glass for a fun color combination that screams summer. You get to choose.

9. Jack and Cherry Coke Slushie Recipe

Even if you aren’t a big drinker, you have heard of Jack Daniels. It is a very popular, smooth whiskey and many do enjoy combining it with Coke. Perhaps that is what makes the whiskey slush so popular, it is the best of both combined with a lot of chill.


  • 12-Ounces Diet Coke
  • 8-Ounces Frozen Dark Cherries (Sweet)
  • 4-Ounces Jack Daniels
  • 6-Ounces Chilled Diet Coke
  • Maraschino Cherries (Optional Garnish)


  • Step 1. Freeze Your Diet Coke in Ice Trays
  • Step 2. Mix cherries, Jack, diet coke, and coke ice cubes in the slushie machine until everything is smooth and mixed completely.
  • Step 3. Serve in glasses with garnish immediately.

10. Margarita Slush Recipe

Margarita Slush
Who doesn’t enjoy a margarita? They are kind of fruity in flavor, but not to the point it is sweet. Maybe that is why they work so well as a slushie. Either way, if you like regular margaritas, we urge you to try this out.

  • 4-Shots Tequila
  • 2-Shots Triple Sec or Cointreau
  • 1-Cup Lime Juice
  • 4-Cups Ice
  • 4-Tablespoons Simply Syrup (Optional)
  • Lime Slices for Garnish
  • On the Glass Rim:
  • 3-Tablespoons Salt
  • 2-Lime Wedges


  • Step 1. Rub lime wedges over the rim of your glass to dampen and then dip the rim into salt.
  • Step 2. Add your ingredients to your slushie maker and blend until thick.
  • Step 3. Pour frozen mixture into glasses, add a lime slice, and serve.

11. Gin Slushies Recipe

Some people love the flavor of gin. Others enjoy it most if it has a little something more added to it. With the gin slushie, you may find the exact combination you have been searching for.


  • 3-Cups Frozen Watermelon Pieces
  • 1/2-Cup Frozen Mango
  • 1/2-Cup Frozen Peaches
  • 5-Ounces Gin
  • 3 1/2-Tablespoons Pure Maple Syrup
  • 1/2-Cup Sparkling Water
  • 1-Cup Ice


  • Step 1. Add fruit and ice cubes to your slushie machine first and add water.
  • Step 2. Slush it until it is thick and icy.
  • Step 3. Pour it into your glass. You can serve with straws or spoons.

12. Fuzzy Navel Slush Recipe

With a base flavor combination of orange juice and peaches, a fuzzy navel is the most favorite drink for some people. We think it makes a great summertime drink for anyone that loves OJ.


  • 9-Cups Water
  • 1-Can Frozen Orange Juice
  • 1-Pint Peach Schnapps
  • 1-2-Liter Bottle Lemon-Lime Soda
  • 1 1/2-Cups White Sugar (Optional)


  • Step 1. In a freezer safe container mix water and sugar. Stirring until sugar is dissolved.
  • Step 2. Now add orange juice, lemonade, and peach schnapps. Freeze for at least four hours.
  • Step 3. Fill glasses with mixture to 3/4 full and top off with soda.


Most of the beverages on our Top 12 Alcoholic Slushie Recipes list require you to blend, mix, and chill your drinks before enjoying them. If you are hoping to give them a try, you will need to choose a slushie machine that gives you the freedom to play.

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Which is the Best Slushie Machine for These Alcoholic Slushie Recipes?

There are several slushie machines available on the market today. Each one promises to be the best. As for overall performance, we like the Margaritaville Tahiti Frozen Concoction Maker because it is designed to create any type of slushie that you want. It has a rotating ice chute, a warranty, and plenty of power backing it up for all your favorite summertime drinks. 😉

Other features that you may want to consider before choosing a slushie machine include:

  • How Easy Is It to Clean?
  • How Much Space Does It Require for Storage and Use?
  • Is It Easy to Use?
  • Do You Need Special Ingredients, Or Can You Get Creative?

Our Favorite Slushie Recipes

Our Favorite Slushie Recipes

Which is your favorite alcoholic slushie recipe?