Fruit cocktail is often sold canned and is a staple of cafeterias, but can also be made fresh. The use of the word “cocktail” in the name does not mean that it contains alcohol, but refers to the secondary definition “An appetizer made by combining pieces of food, such as fruit or seafood”.
Blended, chilled, sometimes sweetened beverage made from fresh or frozen fruit or vegetables. • Many smoothies include fruit juice, honey or contain syrup. • They have a milkshake-like consistency which is thicker than slush drinks.