Mixed Drink Recipes And Ideas You Can Make This Summer for Memorial Day, 4th Of July, and Into Labor Day
Summer time is here. Are you ready? Whether you have a memorial day picnic, a 4th of July BBQ, or an end of the summer Labor Day celebration, you’re going to need some drinks. We have your back. Here’s a few mixed drink recipes you can make at your parties.
How To Make Summer Beer
Can’t decide what beer to drink this summer? Try making some Summer Beer.
All it takes is 9 Coronas, 1 bottle of raspberry vodka, and 1 can of raspberry limeade.”
The end result is a tasty summer beer that will get you, and friends near you, a very nice buzz.
How To Make Watermelon Cooler Punch
If you love watermelon, this may be your new drink of choice this summer. Introducing Watermelon Cooler Punch:
To make this punch, blend up 3 cups of chopped and unseeded watermelon. In a different bowl, combine 3/4 cup of sugar and 1/2 cup of mint leaves. Use a wooden spoon to crush the mint. After that, add 2 cups of white grape juice, 1 teaspoon of shredded lime peel, 3/4 cup of lime juice, and the watermelon puree. Stir until the sugar dissolves, and then add 32 ounces of club soda.”
If only watermelon tasted this good when we were kids.
How To Make Fresh Mint Margaritas
I love the taste, and smell, of mint. If you want a very cool taste this summer try making a Fresh Mint Margarita. Ingredients include: 1/2 cup(s) chopped mint leaves, 1/2 teaspoon(s) kosher salt, 4 cup(s) crushed ice, 1 1/2 cup(s) good-quality tequila, 1 cup(s) freshly squeezed lime juice (from about 8 limes), 1 cup(s) Triple Sec. This will be enough to serve at least 4 servings.
In the bottom of a large (2-quart) pitcher, crush together mint and salt, pressing with the back of a wooden spoon. Add ice. Add tequila, lime juice, and Triple Sec, stirring vigorously. Serve in short tumblers or wineglasses.”
I bet this would be a great drink during winter around Christmas too.
How To Make A Strawberry Cosmopolitan
If you love strawberry drinks then this should be the one you reach for all summer long. It has strawberries, pineapple, and rum…. where could this drink go wrong? Your ingredient list is simple:
3 fresh strawberries
3 slice(s)canned pineapple
1/2 ounce(s) pineapple syrup from the can
1/4 ounce(s) lime juice
1/4 ounce(s) simple syrup (dissolve one part sugar in one part boiling water; let cool)
2 ounce(s) white rum
Pretty simple stuff right?
Muddle fruit. Pour over ice with other ingredients; shake. Garnish with fruit.”
They forgot to add enjoy.
This sweet and fruity berry twist will soon become a refreshing take on the classic mojito.
5 fresh mint leaves
1 teaspoon(s) granulated sugar
4 wedge(s) lime, juiced
2 ounce(s) Bacardi Razz
1/4 ounce(s) Chambord
1/4 ounce(s) blue Curaçao
1 splash(es) club soda
Mint, for garnish
Raspberries and blueberries, for garnish
In a tall glass, crush mint with a fork. Add sugar and lime juice; stir. Add Bacardi, Chambord, and blue Curaçao; mix. Top with club soda. Garnish.