Feeling hot and bothered? Cool off with these refreshing summer drinks perfect for any occasion. Grown ups will enjoy sipping on fruity sangria, thirst-quenching lime-vodka granita and a berrylicious gin cocktail. Non-alcoholic beverages to sip throughout the day include smoothies and a tantalizing Italian affogato. Go on and pull up a chair, kick off your shoes and enjoy a refreshing summer drink as you take in the view from your front porch. Bottoms up!
A summertime gathering just isn't complete without a glass or two refreshing sangria. This summer drink recipe can easily be made with either red or white wine. Give it a try!
Lime and Vodka Granita
Savor the flavors of Sicily with this refreshing adults-only granita. Zesty lime and a dash of vodka make this summer drink a lot of fun. Sip slowly.
Berrylicious Cocktail with Mango
Add a splash of fun to your summer with this gin-based cocktail. It blends the enticing flavor of Pimm's with berry and mango nectars with a splash of club soda.
Next time you are dreaming of Indian escapade just whip up a batch of mango lassi. Thick, frothy and delicious, this summer drink is great on its own or with spicy foods.
Espresso with Ice Cream
Why settle for iced coffee when you can have coffee with ice cream? Prepare this classic Italian caffé affogato in the comfort of your own home and enjoy a taste of la dolce vita.
Kiwi Banana Smoothie
Kick off your day with a refreshing summer drink make with just three ingredients. This tropical smoothie is chock-full of protein and Vitamin C to keep you healthy.