Summer is coming up fast! We know you’re busy searching for the perfect suit and beach bag, so we thought we’d save you some time by scouring the web for the perfect summer cocktail recipes. These drinks are perfect for lazy summer weekends spent by the water (or at least spent daydreaming of the water). Don’t let the season sneak by without enjoying one of these delicious drinks on the beach!
Sangria Bonita; This cocktail combines white wine, orange liqueur, sugar, sparkling water and a combination of fruit that includes orange, lime and strawberry slices. Yum!
Island Girl: The name says it all. You’ll need cranberry juice cocktail, vodka, ginger ale, and fresh lime juice to create this tasty concoction.
Whether you or your guests abstain from alcohol, there’s no reason your summer can’t be just as delicious as everyone else’s. Sip on an alcohol-less Cucumber Cooler, made with pineapple chunks and juice, simple syrup, cucumber water, soda and a cucumber slice.
Mocktails are also a great option for a family-friendly event. Tweens and teens will love having a more sophisticated drink option. Be sure to whip up a few of these other tasty mocktails as well.
Now that you have the perfect libations, boring drink ware just won’t do. Serve up these beautiful creations in colorful pitchers or coastal glassware. Throw in a fun ice bucket, and you’ll be ready to enjoy fun in the sun as well as the perfectly cold drink all afternoon long.
Now that we’ve shared our favorite recipes for summer, we want to hear from you. What’s your favorite flavor for summer?