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Top secret recipes : sodas, smoothies, spirits, & shakes : creating cool kitchen clones of America's favorite brand-name drinks
Wilbur, Todd.
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Publication Information:
New York : Plume, [2002]

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xvi, 238 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
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TX815 .W57 2002 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
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#1 bestselling Top Secret Recipes series!

Todd Wilbur shares his best-kept secrets for making knockoffs of your favorite drinks-right in your own kitchen and without spending a lot of money. Readers can re-create the delicious taste of America's best-loved brand-name soft drinks, beverages, dessert drinks, mixers, and liqueurs by following Todd's easy, step-by-step instructions. If it comes in a glass, cup, bottle, or mug, it's here for you to clone at home. Discover how to make your own versions of:

* 7-Up®
* Starbuck's® Frappuccino®
* Nestea®
* Sunny Delight®
* Dairy Queen® Blizzard®
* McDonald's® Shamrock Shake®
* 7-Eleven® Cherry Slurpee®

Author Notes

For more than 25 years, Todd Wilbur has been reverse-engineering America's most iconic foods for his series of 11 Top Secret Recipes cookbooks. With over 5 million books in print, the self-proclaimed "food hacker" has appeared in over 100 media outlets including The New York Times , People Magazine , Newsweek , The Daily News , Entertainment Weekly , The Oprah Winfrey Show , The Today Show , Good Morning America , Fox & Friends , The Dr. Oz Show , and The Food Network . His website is the #1 copycat recipes website with 1 million visitors every month. He lives with his family in Las Vegas, NV.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. xv
AandW Cream Sodap. 6
AandW Root Beerp. 7
Coca-Colap. 9
Orange Slicep. 13
7Upp. 14
Sonic Drive-In Cherry Limeadep. 16
Sonic Drive-In Strawberry Limeadep. 17
Sonic Drive-In Ocean Waterp. 18
Squirtp. 19
T.G.I. Friday's November Sea Breeze Flingp. 20
T.G.I. Friday's Strawberry Surprise Flingp. 21
Applebee's Bananaberry Freezep. 26
Baskin-Robbins Peach Smoothiep. 28
Baskin-Robbins Strawberry Smoothiep. 29
Baskin-Robbins Strawberry Banana Smoothiep. 30
Baskin-Robbins Wild Berry Banana Smoothiep. 31
Jamba Juice Banana Berryp. 32
Jamba Juice Citrus Squeezep. 33
Jamba Juice Cranberry Crazep. 35
Jamba Juice Orange-A-Peelp. 36
Jamba Juice Peach Pleasurep. 37
Jamba Juice Strawberries Wildp. 38
Orange Juliusp. 39
Pineapple Juliusp. 40
Strawberry Juliusp. 40
Red Robin Chillin' Mango Smoothiep. 41
Red Robin Groovy Smoothiep. 42
Starbucks Tazoberry Teap. 43
Tazoberry and Creamp. 44
T.G.I. Friday's Tropical Oasis Smoothiep. 45
Arby's Jamocha Shakep. 51
Baskin-Robbins B.R. Blastp. 52
Cappuccinop. 52
Mochap. 53
Cinnabon Icescapep. 54
Strawberryp. 54
Orangep. 55
Mochalattap. 55
Cinnabon Mochalatta Chillp. 56
Dairy Queen Blizzardp. 57
Baby Ruthp. 58
Banana Puddingp. 58
Banana Splitp. 60
Berry Bananap. 60
Chocolate Chipp. 61
Chocolate Chip Cookie Doughp. 61
Hawaiianp. 62
Whopp'N'Wildp. 62
Yukon Cruncherp. 63
Jack in the Box Oreo Cookie Shakep. 64
McDonald's McFlurryp. 65
Butterfingerp. 65
MandM'Sp. 66
Oreo Cookiep. 66
Reese'sp. 66
Mcdonald's Shakesp. 68
Chocolatep. 68
Strawberryp. 68
Vanillap. 69
Mcdonald's Shamrock Shakep. 70
Sonic Drive-in Cream Pie Shakesp. 71
Bananap. 71
Chocolatep. 72
Coconutp. 72
Strawberryp. 73
Starbucks Frozen Frappuccinop. 74
Coffeep. 74
Caramelp. 76
Mochap. 76
Wendy's Frostyp. 77
Other Sips
Arizona Green Tea with Ginseng and Honeyp. 81
Arizona Iced Tea with Ginsengp. 82
Cinnabon Strawberry Lemonadep. 83
General Foods International Coffeesp. 84
Cafe Viennap. 84
French Vanilla Cafep. 85
Hazelnut Belgian Cafep. 85
Suisse Mochap. 86
Viennese Chocolate Cafep. 86
Hawaiian Punch Fruit Juicy Redp. 87
Hot Dog on a Stick Muscle Beach Lemonadep. 88
Minute Maid All Natural Lemonadep. 90
Nestea Natural Lemon Flavored Iced Teap. 91
Red Robin Freckled Lemonadep. 92
Red Robin Strawberry Ecstacyp. 93
7-Eleven Cherry Slurpeep. 94
Snapple Iced Teap. 96
Cranberryp. 96
Diet Lemonp. 96
Lemonp. 97
Orangep. 97
Peachp. 97
Raspberryp. 97
Strawberryp. 97
Sunny Delightp. 99
Yoo-Hoo Chocolate Drinkp. 101
Yoo-Hoo Mix-Upsp. 102
Chocolate-Bananap. 102
Chocolate-Mintp. 102
Chocolate-Strawberryp. 103
Spirits Schnapps and Liqueurs
Bailey's Original Irish Creamp. 109
Dekuyper Thrilla Vanilla Frenchvanilla Liqueurp. 110
Disaronno Amarettop. 111
Grand Marnier Liqueurp. 112
Hiram Walker Anisette Liqueurp. 113
Hiram Walker Creme De Banana Liqueurp. 114
Hiram Walker Creme De Cacao Liqueurp. 115
Hiram Walker Creme De Menthe Liqueurp. 116
Hiram Walker Creme De Strawberry Liqueurp. 117
Hiram Walker Razz Attack Raspberry Schnappsp. 118
Hiram Walker Root Beer Schnappsp. 119
Kahlua Coffee Liqueurp. 120
Marie Brizard Watermelon Liqueurp. 121
Midori Melon Liqueurp. 122
Spirits Cocktails
Applebee's Bananaberry Splitp. 128
Applebee's Blue Skiesp. 129
Applebee's Perfect Margaritap. 130
Applebee's Summer Squeezep. 131
Bahama Breeze Bahama Mamap. 132
Bahama Breeze Caribbean Magicp. 133
Bahama Breeze Malimbo Breezep. 134
Bahama Breeze Verry Berry Goodp. 135
Bennigan's Emerald Isle Iced Teap. 136
Bennigan's Irish Coffeep. 137
Bennigan's O'Malley's Orange Coolerp. 139
Bennigan's Raspberry Road Iced Teap. 140
The Cheesecake Factory Caribbean Coolerp. 141
The Cheesecake Factory Key Lime Martinip. 142
The Cheesecake Factory J.W. Pink Lemonadep. 143
The Cheesecake Factory Twilight Zonep. 144
The Cheesecake Factory Tropical Martinip. 145
Chevys 100% Blue Agave Margaritap. 146
Chevys House Rocks Margaritap. 147
Chevys Lava Lamp Margaritap. 148
Chevys The Sunburn Margaritap. 149
Chevys Ultimate Orange Margaritap. 150
Chevys Watermel on Fresh Fruit Margarita (on the Rocks)p. 151
Chili's Calypso Coolerp. 152
Chili's Chambord 1800 Margaritap. 154
Chili's Jamaican Paradisep. 155
Chili's Mandrin Blushp. 156
Chili's Margarita Presidentep. 157
Chili's Tropical Sunburnp. 158
Chili's Twisted Lemonadep. 159
Claim Jumper Absolutely Electric Lemonadep. 160
Claim Jumper Bermuda Sunsetp. 161
Claim Jumper Hawaiian Punchp. 162
Claim Jumper Mai Taip. 163
Claim Jumper Otter Popp. 164
Claim Jumper Root Beer Floatp. 165
Claim Jumper Shark on the Beachp. 166
Claim Jumper Tropical Stormp. 167
Hard Rock Cafe the Hard Rock Hurricanep. 168
Hard Rock Cafe Lynchburg Lo-Riderp. 169
Hard Rock Cafe Shootersp. 170
Lemon Dropp. 170
Purple Hooterp. 172
House of Blues Eve's Revenge Martinip. 173
House of Blues Hob Blue Martinip. 174
House of Blues Hob Cruiserp. 175
House of Blues Mo'Betta Bluesp. 176
Joe's Crab Shack Joe Makin' Me Javap. 177
Joe's Crab Shack Joe's Ya Yap. 178
Joe's Crab Shack Red Snapperp. 179
Joe's Crab Shack Secret Passion Punchp. 180
Joe's Crab Shack Shark Toothp. 181
Joe's Crab Shack Swamp Mossp. 182
Olive Garden Chocolate Almond Amorep. 183
Olive Garden Italian Margaritap. 184
Olive Garden Strawberry Sicilianop. 185
Olive Garden Venetian Sunsetp. 186
Outback Steakhouse Coral Reef 'Ritap. 187
Outback Steakhouse Don't Koala Me, I'll Koala You Coolerp. 188
Outback Steakhouse Great Barrier Punchp. 189
Outback Steakhouse Melbourne Coolerp. 190
Outback Steakhouse Wallaby Darnedp. 191
P.F. Chang's Buddha's Dreamp. 193
P.F. Chang's Heat Wavep. 194
P.F. Chang's Nutty Uncle Chang's Favoritep. 195
P.F. Chang's The Poolsidep. 196
Planet Hollywood The Cometp. 197
Planet Hollywood Cool Runningp. 198
Planet Hollywood Meet Jack Blackp. 199
Planet Hollywood Shootersp. 200
Blue Hawaiip. 200
Bubble Gump. 200
Grape Crushp. 200
Peanut Butter and Jellyp. 201
Planet Hollywood Sweet Death Becomes Herp. 202
Planet Hollywood Terminatorp. 203
Red Lobster Bahama Mamap. 204
Red Lobster Butter-Tini Funtinip. 205
Red Lobster The Hawaiian Funtinip. 206
Red Lobster Red Passion Coladap. 207
Red Robin Absolut Lemonadep. 208
Red Robin Jamaican Shakep. 209
Red Robin Sand In Your Shortsp. 210
Red Robin T.N.T.p. 212
T.G.I. Friday's Banana Split Blender Blasterp. 213
T.G.I. Friday's Electric Lemonadep. 214
T.G.I. Friday's Hawaiian Volcanop. 215
T.G.I. Friday's June Bugp. 216
T.G.I. Friday's Lights of Havanap. 217
T.G.I. Friday's Strawberry Shortcake Blender Blasterp. 218
Z'Tejas Z'Big Stick Margaritap. 219
Z'Tejas Famous Chambord Raspberry Margaritap. 221
Spirits Mixers
Beau Rivage Bloody Mary Mixp. 225
Mara Simple Syrupp. 226
Mr and Mrst Bloody Mary Mixp. 227
Mr and Mrst Sweet and Sour Mixp. 228
Restaurant-Style Maitai Mixp. 229
Restaurant-Style Pina Colada Mixp. 230
Restaurant-Style Sweet and Sour Mixp. 231
Trademarksp. 232
Bibliographyp. 234
Indexp. 235