Energy-boosting, fruit-based drinks from Dr. Smoothie and Smartfruit

Customers want a lot from their beverages these days: delicious and indulgent flavor that is also health conscious. Still others want a caffeine boost without the coffee. Smartfruit and Dr. Smoothie have you covered on all fronts.

Dr. Smoothie Refreshers are bursting with real fruit juice flavor, and also have the added boost of green coffee extract.

Smartfruit Refreshers are made from real fruit juice and coconut water to boost hydration, and infused with energy-boosting green coffee extract.

These iced drink recipes require only Refreshers plus sparkling/still water, coconut milk, or juice for a delicious and refreshing drink. You can even use refreshers as a topper for hot teas.

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Topics: Recipes, Teas & Chai, Blended Drinks, Fruit Smoothies

Smartfruit: Delicious and Versatile in Smoothies, Sodas and even Punch

Have you tried Smartfruit Smoothies yet? They are delicious, shelf-stable—and contain no added sugars, preservatives, GMOs, or artificial flavors or colors.

Plus, market studies show a growing demand for natural and functional beverages:

  • More cafes and restaurants are adding real fruit to their beverages
  • More consumers want beverages with no added sugar
  • Smoothies and flavored lemonade are trending up 

Check out these recipes using Smartfruit as a healthy, craveable base.

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Topics: Recipes, Blended Drinks, Fruit Smoothies

Citrus Drinks

Add these refreshing citrus drinks to your menu for sweet-and-sour options that give customers the best of both worlds. And remember: citrus is a broader category than you might think, encompassing fruits like tangerine, mandarin, bergamot and yuzu. Experiment!


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Topics: Recipes, Cocktails & Mocktails, Energy Drinks, Iced Tea & Lemonade

Change Up Your Chai

A good cup of chai is essential to your menu, whether the weather is cold or hot. Its warm spiciness is so popular in fact, that you might consider changing it up and creating a signature chai cocktail, an extra-spicy chai, or even adding chai essence to hot cider. Check out these recipes for inspiration.

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Topics: Recipes, Teas & Chai, Cocktails & Mocktails

Spice Up Your Coffee

Try these recipes that add a little spice and a warming, flavorful effect to your usual hot or iced coffee drinks. Your customers will love them! 

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Topics: Coffee & Espresso, Recipes, Cold Brew & Iced Coffee

Easy Tea-Infused Cocktails & Mocktails

These tea cocktails and mocktails are fun and elegant at the same time—and delicious, of course. We've also included a hot-chocolate option to round out the list. 

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Topics: Recipes, Teas & Chai, Cocktails & Mocktails

Routin Mixes It Up With Lotus and Rishi

Routin Syrups are versatile, aromatic and intense. For more than 130 years, 1883 has prided itself on superior quality and authenticity.

Check out these hot and cold drink recipes for any season that also creatively feature Lotus Energy Concentrate and Rishi Tea.

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Topics: Recipes, Teas & Chai, Sauces & Syrups, Energy Drinks