Easy popsicles

Popsicles Photo: Nila Gopaul

Popsicles
Photo by Nila Gopaul

Level 2
May-June 2012

In 1905, Frank Epperson invented the popsicle.
He was 11 years old.
In 1923, his children named the treat “pop’s ‘sicle”.
Today, two billion popsicles are sold every year.

Read the PDF.

Recipe – You will need:

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1 cup of fruit juice
2 cups of fruit (mango, strawberries, kiwi or your favorite fruit)
Ice cube tray or plastic cups
Tinfoil and toothpicks

What to do:

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Step 1
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Dice the fruit.
Put it in a food processor or a blender.

Step 2 Photo: Nancy Carson Add juice slowly Mix until smooth.

Step 2
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Add juice slowly
Mix until smooth.

Step 3 Photo: Nancy Carson Pour mixture into a tray or a cup.

Step 3
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Pour mixture into a tray or a cup.

Step 4 Photo: Nancy Carson Cover with foil. Push toothpicks through foil into each popsicle.

Step 4
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Cover with foil.
Push toothpicks through foil into each popsicle.

Freeze overnight.
Remove foil.
Enjoy your popsicles!

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