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Italian Soda

Ppppffffff (that’s me trying to hold back a laugh). Can you see my running shoes? LOL! Yup, I had just worked out, done yoga, and made a yummy raspberry Italian Soda. Awesome.

Listen, if you have kids, you must make a fun drink on Valentines Day. I found one on Pinterest I want to try too, but I had the stuff and know how for this delicious concoction so I started there. My little one and her friend were full of giggles drinking their little versions of this “love potion”. Gosh, I love kids. Aren’t they just the best?

This drink is super yum to add a swirl of heavy cream to, but I was out, so I opted to go without and instead I added a dollop of whipped cream to the top. It still ended up mixing in a bit, and it was AMAZING. So bubbly and I love the raspberry flavor. Feel free to use any flavor btw.

Can You Have Italian Soda While Pregnant?

Italian soda usually contains a lot of sugar, from the flavored syrup, which may not be good for a pregnant woman.

But drinking Italian sodas is safe during pregnancy.

Can You Make Whipped Cream From Half and Half?

You can not make whipped cream from half and half.

Half and half doesn’t have the fat content necessary to whip.

Does Club Soda Have Calories?

Club soda is calorie free.

Club soda is simply carbonated water.

Italian Soda

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Italian Soda

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Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
Servings: 1

Ingredients

  • 6 Oz Club Soda
  • 4 Oz Torani Flavored Syrup
  • 1/3 Cup Crushed Ice
  • Whipped Cream

Instructions

  • Pour the club soda in a cup, add the syrup, top with whipped cream and a swirl of syrup for color on top of that.
  • Enjoy!
Nutrition Facts
Italian Soda
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 294
% Daily Value*
Carbohydrates 76g25%
Sugar 68.6g76%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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Cade and Carrian have three children and love to spend time together whether it’s vacationing or snuggled up on the couch for a good movie.

And this family especially loves to eat.

They love everything from the keep you fit and healthy to the get out your sweat pants indulgent and everything in between.

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4 comments

  • This looks delicious and love the name too. 🙂 Would I find Torani Syrup in the alchohol section of a grocery store?

    Thanks!

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    • yes, or sometimes by the juice too!

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  • I absolutely LOOOOVVE Italian Sodas! Frequented Starbucks enough to get them that I finally started making them on my own. Well that and they no longer have the almond syrup available. So, I make my favorite almond Italian soda at home…and have my kids hooked!

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  • Sounds yummy…yep I see those shoes in there!!!

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