Summer Cocktail Ideas!

Summer nights are alive and bright with endless ideas for entertaining. What better way to revel in those electric nights than to sip a beautiful (and YUMMY!) cocktail, and watch as the sun sets on spring and gears up for summer?! Whether you are throwing a dinner party or just looking for a fun beverage to enjoy with a loved one or friend, we’re sharing 3 easy, tasty, and very summer-y cocktails! Cheers 🙂

Summer_Cocktails2Watermelon_Lime_Cooler

Makes approx. 2 servings

1/2 cup seedless watermelon, cubed
4 oz vodka
Juice of 2 limes
1/2 tablespoon sugar

1.Muddle or blend watermelon, lime juice, and sugar together
2. Strain mixture through a mesh strainer until smooth
3. Add to a cocktail shaker, along with the vodka, and shake well
4. Serve straight up or over ice
5. Top with an edible flower and lime slice 🙂

Limoncello_Champagne

Makes approx. 2 servings

1/2cup limoncello
Champagne

1. Pour 1/4 cup of limoncello into each glass
2. Top with champagne
3. Garnish with raspberries skewered on a Rosemary sprig 🙂

Peach_Rye_Smash

Makes approx. 2 servings

4 oz rye
2 Saturn peaches
1/2 tablespoon sugar
Top with ginger beer

1.Puree peaches and sugar
2. Strain through a mesh strainer until smooth
3. Add the rye to a cocktail shaker, along with the peach and sugar mixture, and shake well
4. Pour contents over ice and top with ginger beer
5. Give a quick stir
6. Garnish with a mint leaf 🙂

 

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