1. Cucumber Watermelon Martini
Marinate cucumbers in vodka overnight, then muddle a seedless watermelon to make your own watermelon juice. Also delicious with mint and/or strawberries.
2. Apple-Vanilla White Wine Sangria
Fizzy and delicious! Make this with vanilla vodka, simple syrup, apple, dry wine, and Lemon-Lime soda or Seltzer.
3. Strawberry Basil Margarita
Probably good with a balsamic reduction as well.
4. Green Tea Lemonade
Green Tea Vodka and Homemade Lemonade. For a less sweet version, mix in half a glass of iced green tea.
5. Jalepeno-Mango Mojito
See foodnetwork.com for this absolutely delicious spin on the Mojito!
6. Berry Stout Refresher
A mix of stout, chocolate liqueur, berry liqueur, and nutmeg.
7. Ginger Lemongrass Pina Colada
Want a beach vacation? This is it in a glass.
8. Grapefruit and Rosemary Spritzer
Grapefruit juice, champagne, simple syrup and rosemary. Add sea salt to compliment the grapefruit tang.
9. Orange-Ginger Margarita
This is a no-brainer. You don’t even need to use fresh juice! Find the recipe here: http://www.delish.com/recipefinder/recipefinder_orange-ginger-margarita-recipe
11. Fro Mo: The Frozen Mojito
Obviously a mojito in smoothie form is a good idea.
12. Cucumber-Elderflower Sangria
What is elderflower? Does it matter?
Limeade, cucumber, mind, cucumber and rose infused gin (Hendrick’s), and elderflower liqueur (St. Germain).
13. Pimm and Proper Ice Cream Floats
ALCOHOLIC MILKSHAKE. Enough said.