Food – Big-Batch Summer Drinks

Sparkling Peach and Thyme Sangria

Sparkling Peach and Thyme Sangria

Recipe here.

Source: fedandfit.com

Perfect Pimm’s Cup

Perfect Pimm's Cup

HULLO. Recipe here.

Source: seriouseats.com

Watermelon Margaritas

Watermelon Margaritas

Serves about four; please don’t hesitate to multiply. Recipe here.

Source: prettyplainjanes.com

 

Outlaw Lemonade

Outlaw Lemonade

Except not actually outlaw, because if whiskey were illegal in this country I wouldn’t live here. Get the recipe.

Tangerine, Campari and Tequila Cocktail

Tangerine, Campari and Tequila Cocktail

Recipe here.

Strawberry-Ginger Punch

Strawberry-Ginger Punch

Calls for brandy, but there’s no law against experimenting with stronger stuff. Recipehere.

Hibiscus Arnold Palmers

Hibiscus Arnold Palmers

Hibiscus tea makes a gorgeous pinky-orange color when you mix it with lemonade. Recipe here.

Grilled Citrus and Grape Sangria

Grilled Citrus and Grape Sangria

Where there’s smoke, there’s awesome sangria. Recipe here.

Blueberry-Lavender Vodka Spritzer

Blueberry-Lavender Vodka Spritzer

Drink purple, as befits an emperor. Recipe here.

Source: thekitchn.com

Sunset Punch

Sunset Punch

Bourbon, vermouth, lemon, ginger beer, gimme. Recipe here.

Lemon Balm Honeysuckle

Lemon Balm Honeysuckle

Fresh mint is lovely if you can’t find lemon balm. Recipe here.

Watermelon and Peach Sangria

Watermelon and Peach Sangria

Recipe here.

Ginger Mojitos

Ginger Mojitos

Recipe here.

Source: chow.com

Strawberry Pisco Punch

Strawberry Pisco Punch

Y’all know about pisco? It’s this interesting grape-type liquor that’s definitely worth playing around with, and works really nicely with all the fresh fruity things going on in this recipe.

Ruben’s Cooler No. 2

Ruben's Cooler No. 2

Gin and cucumber and nope that’s it that’s all you need to know. Recipe here.

Charleston Dragoon’s Punch

Charleston Dragoon's Punch

A little black tea and brandy for the classy ladies and gents out there. Recipe here.

Ginger Shandies

Ginger Shandies

If you don’t think beer and ginger beer go together, you can GET OUT OF MY BACK YARD. Recipe here.

Pitcher-Perfect Margaritas

Pitcher-Perfect Margaritas

Cheating a little with frozen limeade make margs in bulk easy. Recipe here.

Source: chow.com

Watermelon Sugar

Watermelon Sugar

Essentially an enormous, spicy watermelon margarita. Recipe here.

Indian Summer Cup

Indian Summer Cup

Anyone who brings an enormous quantity of fruity gin and tonic to my party will absolutely be invited back. Recipe here.

Red Wine Sangria with Strawberries

Red Wine Sangria with Strawberries

Make this ahead to give the fruit and booze some quality cuddling time together. Recipe here.

Pineapple Mint Punch

Pineapple Mint Punch

Recipe here.

Sweet Cherry Ginger Spiked Soda

Sweet Cherry Ginger Spiked Soda

Recipe here.

Thai Basil Sangria

Thai Basil Sangria

Recipe here.

Black Rose

Black Rose

It’s not summer until you’re drinking something that involves rosé. Recipe here.

Source: chow.com

Cucumber Pimm’s Cup

Cucumber Pimm's Cup

Written for six cups’ worth, but feel free to double (or triple) up for more people. Recipe here.

Sweet Tea Bourbon Cocktails

Sweet Tea Bourbon Cocktails

Meant to be. Recipe here.

Gin, Grapefruit and Hibiscus Punch

Gin, Grapefruit and Hibiscus Punch

This is the house punch at Hillside Farmacy in Austin. Recipe here.

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