It’s Alright, Because Your Happy Hour Has Been Saved By The Bell
Update: This post was part of our 2014 April Fools’ Prank. But, you know the ’90s are always in style so keep on scrolling to keep the angsty/sparkly dream alive ;)
Don’t let Mr. Belding catch you with any of these. Make your happy hour cooler than a lunch break at The Max with these Crystal Light cocktails — one for each of our favorite Saved By The Bell crowd.
General tools you’ll want:
– cocktail shaker
– cocktail strainer
– bar spoon
– plenty of ice
What you need: Lemonade Crystal Light; Kiwi Strawberry Capri Sun; vodka; strawberries; kiwi
How to make it: Combine 1 tbsp Crystal Light, 1 Capri Sun juice pack, 2 oz vodka, and ice in a cocktail shaker. Pour over ice in a glass. Garnish with kiwi and strawberry slices.
What you need: Cherry Pomegranate Crystal Light; rum; club soda; limes
How to make it: Combine 1 tsp Crystal Light, 2 tbsp lime juice, 2 oz rum, and ice in a cocktail shaker. Pour over ice in a glass. Top off with soda and garnish with limes.
What you need: Lemonade Crystal Light; tequila; Sunny D; grenadine; Sour Patch Kids
How to make it: Combine 1 tsp Crystal Light, 1 oz tequila, 3 oz Sunny D, and ice in a cocktail shaker. Pour into glass. Layer in 1 tsp grenadine with bar spoon. Stir and add ice to fill glass. Top with Sour Patch Kids.
What you need: Cherry Pomegranate Crystal Light; chocolate raspberry vodka; grenadine; club soda
How to make it: Combine 1 tsp Crystal Light, 2 oz vodka, ½ oz grenadine, and ice in a cocktail shaker. Pour over ice into glass. Top off with soda.
Samuel “Screech” Powers
What you need: Fruit Punch Crystal Light; Squirt; vodka; Fruit by the Foot
How to make it: Line a glass with Fruit by the Foot. Fill the glass ¾ full with Squirt, mix in 1 tsp Crystal Light, and 2 oz of vodka. Top off with ice. Garnish with more Fruit by the Foot.
What you need: Lemonade Crystal Light; beer (we used Crystal Light)
How to make it: Pour beer into glass and stir in 1 tsp of Crystal Light. Top off with ice.
It’s hard to decide which one we’ll order after our next beach volleyball session at Malibu Sands. I wonder which one Stacey Carosi would go for …
What’s your favorite Saved By The Bell Moment? Tell us in the comments below!