Now that Summer has finally started to peak its head from all the rain and clouds we can start planning this summers best poolside party. And what is a poolside party without a signature cocktail?
Here are 7 Poolside cocktails that are great for a hot summer day or night and will cool off your guests and leave them wanting more!
The Skinny Dipper
2 oz. Voli Lemon Vodka
2 oz. fresh lemon juice
1 oz. strawberry puree
1/2 oz. agave nectar
prosecco to top
Shake all ingredients except prosecco and strain into an ice-filled 16 oz. cup. Top with prosecco and garnish with a strawberry.
1 1/2 oz. Jose Cuervo Silver Tequila3/4 oz. lemon juice
1/2 oz. simple syrup
Muddle the blueberries at the base of a tall glass. Add tequila, lemon juice, and simple syrup and stir very well with a spoon. Top with ice and stir again until some of the ice has melted. Add a splash of club soda and garnish with a lemon wedge.
The Slip n Slide
3 cups freshly squeezed orange juice
3 cups fresh pineapple juice
3 tablespoons freshly squeezed lime juice
2 tablespoons cranberry juice
2 tablespoons grenadine
1 lime, thinly sliced, for garnish
2.50 oz. fresh lemonade
1 piece lemon wheel
Strain into ice-filled highball glass.
Garnish with a lemon wheel.
2 cups pomegranate juice
1/2 cup brandy
1/2 cup Triple Sec
1/4 cup simple syrup (equal amounts sugar and water, heated until sugar dissolves, cooled)
1/4 cup pomegranate seeds
1 large orange, halved and thinly sliced
1 green apple, cored, halved and thinly sliced
1 cup red grapes, sliced in 1/2
0.50 oz. lime juice
0.25 oz. agave syrup
1 slice watermelon
Double strain into a frozen martini glass.
Garnish with a watermelon slice.