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Kool-Aid Slushies

Kool-Aid Slushies are a fun and sweet way to cool off this summer. Forget those store bought slushies and learn how to make homemade slushies with just a few simple ingredients.

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Homemade Slushies with Kool-Aid Are A Huge Hit with Kids

Kids love cold treats and when it comes to summer, you can never have enough.

Aside from keeping the freezer stocked full of popsicles and other frozen treats, you can make your own homemade slushies (like Slurpees) in just minutes!

The best part is, you can use any flavor of Kool-Aid you’d like!

Want another slushie recipe? Try our 3-Ingredient Gatorade Slushies and 3-Ingredient Lemonade Slushie

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Why You’ll Love This Recipe

  • It is easy to make – Just throw the ingredients into a blender and then drink!
  • It is perfect for summer – These slushies are the perfect way to cool down during the summer months.
  • It is delicious – If you love the taste of Kool-Aid, this is just like the drink but in a frozen slushie form.
colorful kool-aid slushies on white table

What You Need to Make Kool-Aid Slushies

  • Kool-Aid Packets – Any flavor you’d like. We used Grape, Lemonade and Watermelon.
  • Water
  • Ice– Use your favorite brand of ice
  • Sugar – You can use a sugar substitute if you prefer
kool-aid slushies ingredients on white table

Helpful Tips

  • You can refreeze these but the consistency will change.
  • You can adjust the sugar to your liking.

Kool-Aid Slushies

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How to make homemade Kool-Aid Slushies
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 2


  • 1-2 cups water
  • 1 packet kool aid mix
  • cup sugar more or less to taste.
  • 4 cups ice


  • Add 4 cups ice, sugar, and kool aid into a blender.
  • Add water, about 1 cup at a time and blend until you get your desired slushie consistency.
  • Taste, and add additional sugar, if desired, about a tablespoon at a time.
  • Serve and Enjoy!


Serving: 1

Nutrition information is a rough estimate only; actual values will vary based on the exact ingredients used and amount of recipe prepared.

Keyword homemade slushies, kool-aid slushies
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
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