The 3 Best Summer Drinks You Have to Try

Summertime is here and as you sit back on the porch and relax, you might want to indulge in a nice, refreshing Summer drink. Here are some of our favorites.

Special Electric Lemonade

Lemonade is already an iconic Summer drink, but this is a nice twist on a classic recipe. To make this drink you’ll need:

  • 1 cup of freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • ½ cup of sugar
  • ½ fresh mint leaves
  • 1 cup of sparkling mineral water
  • A splash of ginger ale
  • 3 cups of ice
  • 1 cup of vodka

Once you have all your ingredients, blend the lemon juice, sugar, mint, mineral water, ginger ale and ice. Once you get a nice, thick concoction, add the vodka and stir.

Summertime Sangria

This is another tasty twist on a classic –and it’s easy to make. You’ll need:

  • 1 bottle of wine
  • ½ cup of brandy
  • 1 sliced lime
  • 2 cups of diced watermelon
  • 2 cups of diced pineapple
  • Sprite
  • Ice

First, stir the wine and brandy together in a pitcher. Next, add the lime, watermelon and pineapple. When serving it, make sure to pour the Sangria over some ice and Sprite for a nice, cool taste.

Tequila Sunrise

This tequila drink is just as flavorful as it is colorful. You’ll need:

  • 2 tsp grenadine
  • Ice cubes
  • 50 ml tequila
  • 1 tbsp triple sec
  • 1 large orange
  • ½ lemon
  • 1 cocktail cherry

Pour the grenadine first. Next, put the ice, tequila, triple sec, and fruit juices into a cocktail shaker, shaking well. Put the ice cubes in your serving glass with the grenadine and double strain the cocktail into it. Finally, add the cherry.

These easy-to-make drinks will surely add a little flavor to your day! And next time you’re at a Mid-Atlantic property, consider taking part in one of our wine tastings.