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Happy Hour- Peachy Wine Cooler

The weather is warming up; school is winding down, so it’s time to start making those cooling summer cocktails. I have been doing some research on wine coolers and I came across Drink Mixer’s ’80’s Wine Cooler. It called for Chablis White Wine, 7-up soda and peach juice. Easy enough! I went to my local super market and went shopping… The wine I snagged ended up being a light Chardonnay.  I think you can always play around with which wine you’d like to use. Crisp, fruity, dry- it’s really your choice. Also your choice, price. Spend what you will. I also decided to take the peach juice “up a notch” (thanks Emeril). My dad loves to drink nectar fruit juices. They are much thicker than your typical juice box and I’d like to think that they’re a lot healthier. I chose Looza Peach Nectar. The glass bottle is filled with peach puree and a little bit of water and sugar to sweeten things up. Don’t forget to shake before use! Instead of 7-up I decided …