Email Link SMS X Search Clock Right Arrow Caret down Caret up Caret left Caret right Thumbs up Speech Audio on Replay Plus Minus

28 Big-Batch Summer Drinks That Know How To Get Down

Leave all that shakin' and stirrin' to the pros. Let's go find a container large enough to bathe a puppy in and fill it with booze and laugh and laugh and laugh.

1. Sparkling Peach and Thyme Sangria

fedandfit.com

Recipe here.

Advertisement

Advertisement

2. Perfect Pimm's Cup

seriouseats.com

HULLO. Recipe here.

3. Watermelon Margaritas

prettyplainjanes.com

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

Advertisement

Advertisement

4. Outlaw Lemonade

callmefudge.com

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

5. Tangerine, Campari and Tequila Cocktail

seriouseats.com

Recipe here.

Advertisement

Advertisement

6. Strawberry-Ginger Punch

bonappetit.com

Calls for brandy, but there's no law against experimenting with stronger stuff. Recipe here.

7. Hibiscus Arnold Palmers

vegetarianventures.com

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

Advertisement

Advertisement

8. Grilled Citrus and Grape Sangria

foodandwine.com

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

9. Blueberry-Lavender Vodka Spritzer

thekitchn.com

Drink purple, as befits an emperor. Recipe here.

Advertisement

Advertisement

10. Sunset Punch

foodandwine.com

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

11. Lemon Balm Honeysuckle

bonappetit.com

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

Advertisement

Advertisement

12. Watermelon and Peach Sangria

feedingdarragh.com

Recipe here.

13. Ginger Mojitos

chow.com

Recipe here.

Advertisement

Advertisement

14. Strawberry Pisco Punch

honestlyyum.com

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.

15. Ruben's Cooler No. 2

bonappetit.com

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

Advertisement

Advertisement

16. Charleston Dragoon's Punch

barbellsandbellinis.com

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

17. Ginger Shandies

foodandwine.com

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

Advertisement

Advertisement

18. Pitcher-Perfect Margaritas

chow.com

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

19. Watermelon Sugar

bonappetit.com

Essentially an enormous, spicy watermelon margarita. Recipe here.

Advertisement

Advertisement

20. Indian Summer Cup

foodandwine.com!slide=6

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

21. Red Wine Sangria with Strawberries

theprimalist.com

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

Advertisement

Advertisement

22. Pineapple Mint Punch

lovefoodeat.com

Recipe here.

23. Sweet Cherry Ginger Spiked Soda

spoonforkbacon.com

Recipe here.

Advertisement

Advertisement

24. Thai Basil Sangria

foodandwine.com!slide=18

Recipe here.

25. Black Rose

chow.com

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

Advertisement

Advertisement

26. Cucumber Pimm's Cup

firstlookthencook.com

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

27. Sweet Tea Bourbon Cocktails

joythebaker.com

Meant to be. Recipe here.

28. Gin, Grapefruit and Hibiscus Punch

seriouseats.com

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

Advertisement

Advertisement

TRENDING RECIPES

Advertisement

Advertisement

LATEST TASTY GUIDES

28 Filipino Recipes That Are Absolutely Worth Feasting On
29 Exciting Ways To Eat Meatballs
23 Easy All-Purpose Family Dinners That Won't Stress You Out

Advertisement

Advertisement

7 Healthy Eating Tricks You Should Try This Week
14 Impressive Fall Baking Projects To Tackle This Weekend
7 Healthy Eating Tricks You'll Actually Want To Try

Advertisement

Advertisement

14 Low-Carb Lunch Ideas Perfect For Bringing To Work
21 Delicious Dinners You Can Make In 30 Minutes
21 (Really Good) Fall Recipes To Make In October

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Share on Pinterest Share on Pinterest Pinterest Pinterest Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share on Email Share on Email More More