A Coffee Day Picnic With International Delight Iced Coffee

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A couple weeks ago I took Levi to the Twin Cities Harvest Festival and Corn Maze. We decided to make a day of it and went with Kelly from Muddy Flowers and her family. Since it was also National Coffee Day, I thought it would be fun to pack a picnic basket of snacks and some International Delight’s iced coffee for the trip. 

Iced Coffee Picnic

After all the time we spent running through the maze, we definitely needed a snack break. It was a hot day, too, so the International Delight Iced Mocha definitely hit the spot. The corn maze is 19.5 acres – that’s HUGE, just in case you’re wondering. You can check out the video Kelly’s family made while we were there:

You can see more of our adventures at the maze in my other post. For now, let’s get back to the cute picnic basket I packed. As I mentioned, after all that time in the maze, we were all pretty tired and hungry. I had packed juice pouches for the kids and iced coffee for the adults, but the kids had a different idea. They all wanted to taste what the adults were drinking.

Iced Coffee Girls

Keegan was a little more skeptical than the girls and had to give the International Delight a sniff test before tasting it.

Iced Coffee Keegan

Everyone thought it was pretty tasty. Even Ryan, who HATES coffee, had to agree it “wasn’t that bad.”

Iced Coffee Ryan

Kelly and I definitely drank the most, but between chasing kids and trying to take photos, neither of us managed to get into any of the pictures we took of our little corn maze picnic.

I did, however, have a little bit of iced coffee leftover that day, so I surprised Amy from Grinning Cheek To Cheek before our shopping trip later that afternoon. She was supposed to come to the corn maze with us, but she wasn’t feeling good so she couldn’t make it.

Iced Coffee Custom Glasses

That’s right. Those are monogrammed insulated glasses with our initials. See, Amy’s the one that originally introduced me to International Delight iced coffee. I wasn’t much of an iced coffee drinker, but she had a carton in her fridge and it was just so easy to fill a glass with ice and pour it over for a sweet treat.

She’s also the one that introduced me to the awesome double-wall acrylic glasses. I love them, and now I take my “J” cup everywhere with me. We filled our glasses before heading out shopping for 80’s outfits for a party we were going to.

Iced Coffee Smiles

I thought it was awesome. One carton of International Delight’s iced mocha costs about the same as ONE iced coffee drink at a coffee shop, but you get way more than that out of a single 1/2 gallon carton.

International Delight iced coffee can be found at most major grocery stores in the refrigerated section. You can find more information and recipes (including iced coffee cocktails!) on their Facebook page.

What’s your favorite iced coffee drink?

I wrote this review while participating in an In Home Party campaign by Mom Central Consulting on behalf of International Delight and received product samples to facilitate my party and review, and a promotional item to thank me for participating.

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  1. Ben and my sister LOVE international delight’s iced coffee! I’m just waiting for them to come out with a sugar free flavor!! Hopefully if it continues to gain popularity they’ll start making new flavors. :)
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  2. I love the smell of coffee…but neither my husband or myself drink the stuff! :) Sounds like a fun day at the corn maze!

  3. I love coffee, especially mochas. This sounds pretty interesting, I think I’ll try it.

  4. Karen Hand says:

    Yep, it looks like you had fun at the maze. Cute video! I haven’t really had any of the International Delight Iced Coffee, but have had many of their other products and love them. Going to have to try the iced coffee as we usually drink ours hot. Thanks.

  5. I love iced coffee. I usually just make my own. Haha. Thanks!

  6. Richard Hicks says:

    Well, it looked like the day was a winner for all. Wish I could have gone. Coffee is my beverage of choice!

  7. love love love those cups i too take mine everywhere!!!!!!

  8. I love iced coffee with almond milk!

  9. jodi bradshaw says:

    ive been meaning to try this but i guess im used to hot black coffee

  10. MaryLou Sakosky says:

    This reminds me of my Randy and i when i recieved my free carton in mail (coupon) .we came up
    with so many reciepes to blend .I love this and making ice coffee in a blender is so much fun and tastes
    great with the international delight hazelnut .

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