Who wouldn't want to enjoy a delicious drink from a fun and funky straw? While regular straws are great, edible straws take things up a notch. Not only do they make your drink look even more appetizing, but they also provide a tasty treat.
Here are some of the best recipes for edible straws that will have you sipping in style. Trust us; once you try edible straws, you'll never want to go back to using regular straws again! So put on your cooking hat and get ready to have some fun with these tasty recipes.
1. Mint Chocolate Chip Milkshake
Start by blending vanilla ice cream, milk, and mint extract until smooth. Then, stir in chocolate chips before pouring the mixture into a glass. Top with whipped cream and a sprinkle of crushed chocolate chips for extra decadence.
For an added touch of creativity, try using edible straws to enhance the flavor - simply dip them in melted chocolate before enjoying your milkshake! The cool mint and rich chocolate combine to create a unique and delicious treat. So grab your ingredients and whip up this tasty shake - it will satisfy any sweet tooth.
2. Strawberry Banana Smoothie
Deliciously creamy and full of fruit flavor, the strawberry banana smoothie is a refreshing start to any morning. Simply blend 1 banana, 1 cup of frozen strawberries, ½ cup yogurt, and ½ cup milk until smooth. For an extra touch of sweetness, add a drizzle of honey. Want to upgrade your smoothie game? Try stirring in edible strawberry straws!
These edible options kick up the strawberry flavor and add a fun twist to the classic blend. So grab some fruit, throw it into the blender, and enjoy an irresistible strawberry banana smoothie with edible strawberry straws for added deliciousness.
3. Apple Cider Vinegar and Honey Drink
The recipe for this delicious drink is simple: mix equal parts apple cider vinegar and raw honey in a glass of hot water, stirring until the honey dissolves. For added flavor, try pressing slices of ginger or adding a dash of cinnamon.
And why not add some visual appeal as well? Edible straws are made from fruits like strawberries and kiwis, adding an unexpected pop of color and tasty flair to your drink. So next time you're feeling under the weather or just looking to add some pizazz to your beverage routine, give the apple cider vinegar and honey drink a try — with edible straws, it's sure to be a hit!
4. Watermelon Gazpacho
Are you ready for a refreshing summer treat that goes above and beyond the traditional watermelon slices? Look no further than the watermelon gazpacho drink. This recipe starts with fresh watermelon, diced into small chunks, and blended until smooth. Add diced cucumbers, jalapenos, cilantro, lime juice, and salt to taste.
Chill in the fridge before serving, garnished with additional diced cucumber and cilantro. But wait — there's more! For an extra kick of flavor, try popping an edible straw into each glass before serving. We recommend using blueberry or strawberry-flavored straws for a delicious twist on this summery drink.
5. Green Tea with Lemon
A refreshing twist on traditional green tea, this green tea with lemon drink is simple and delectable. Begin by boiling water and steeping one green tea bag for 2-3 minutes. Next, add a tablespoon of honey and the juice of half a lemon.
For an extra pop of flavor, try using edible straws infused with lemon or another favorite fruit. These unique straws add visual flair to your beverage and enhance the taste as the straw dissolves in your drink. Enjoy this sip of natural sweetness any time of day, or serve as a charming addition to a dinner party spread. Give it a try and indulge in a burst of citrusy goodness.
6. Iced Coffee
A delicious iced coffee starts with a rich and bold roast of your choice, freshly brewed and left to cool. Pour over ice, add milk or dairy alternatives, and sweeten with simple syrup. But to elevate your iced coffee game, add some edible straws for the ultimate flavor experience.
Chocolate straws enhance the natural chocolate notes of the coffee, while fruity flavors like strawberry or blueberry create a refreshing twist. And bonus — you get to eat the straw afterward! So next time you're feeling adventurous, try this twist on the classic iced coffee for a truly unique and tasty beverage.
What are the Benefits of Using Edible Straws?
Better for the Environment
Edible straws are a unique and delicious alternative to traditional plastic. Not only do they add an extra burst of flavor to your drink, but they also eliminate the need for harmful single-use plastics. And unlike their plastic counterparts, edible straws are fully biodegradable and made with natural ingredients.
Better for Your Taste Buds
From chocolate to strawberry rose, the options for edible straws are endless! These eco-friendly alternatives provide sustainability and flavor and bring a unique touch to any event.
Better for Your Health
And the best part? These straws and cups are organic, vegan, and free of artificial sweeteners, preservatives, and coloring. So not only are you doing your part for the environment, but you're also treating yourself to a guilt-free indulgence. Want to make the switch from plastic straws permanently? Eco Bunny offers bulk discounts so you can ditch single-use plastics for good. Up your sustainable game while tantalizing your taste buds - go edible with Eco Bunny’s straws and cups.
Thanks for following along as we explored some delicious and fun drink recipes that can be made with edible straws. Be sure to check out the Eco Bunny site for more ideas and inspiration, and create your drinks using our straws for a chance to be featured on the blog. In addition to tasty straws, Eco Bunny also offers edible cups in various colors and flavors that can be used to drink coffee, tea, or soup. We hope you have enjoyed this post and found it helpful!