With longer days and higher temperatures, there is no better way to celebrate summer than by sipping yummy, soothing summer drinks outdoors. Whether you are planning a neighborhood barbecue or a family picnic in the park, one of these refreshing non alcoholic drinks recipes can complement your lunch or dinner. Obviously, the best mocktails go swimmingly with a backyard movie night, an outdoor summer activity, or a languid summer day spent on the patio reading a beach novel.
Use the entire watermelon as a festive beverage dispenser for your 4th of July celebration. Simply omit the vodka to make this recipe alcohol-free (or keep it if you want an adult beverage).
Mason Jar Citrus Coolers
Orange, lime, and lemon are the ultimate flavor trio for summer drinks. This tangy, refreshing citrus beverage has the potential to become your new go-to for outdoor gatherings.
Summer Melon Slushies
Regardless of your preferred flavor combination (Watermelon-Lime, Honeydew-Ginger-Mint, or Cantaloupe-Basil), these fruit slushies will keep you cool and feeling good.
This fruity and carbonated beverage is ideal for a hot summer day.
Kiwi Lemonade Spritzer
You will fall in love at first sip with this one-of-a-kind beverage that flawlessly blends sweet and sour flavors.
Mocktail Blackberry Spritzer
Take advantage of berry season with this easy-to-make beverage that you’ll enjoy sipping throughout the summer.
This beverage can be prepared in large or small volumes. In any case, you’ll want to have it prepared because nothing beats the taste of fresh fruit and sweet lemonade on a hot afternoon.
Iced Sparkling Honey-Lime Red Tea
A carbonated iced tea is ideal for porch sipping.
Sparkling Thyme Lemonade
Fresh thyme is an easy way to enhance the flavor of lemonade for adults.
White Iced Tea
Add more flavor and customize your drink by including lavender, rosemary, or mint.
Pineapple and Thyme Iced Tea
This delicate and delicious cocktail will impress both you and your guests with its hint of thyme and pineapple.
Double Apple Iced Tea
If your children enjoy apple juice, they will enjoy this unique iced tea made with a selection of fresh apples and apple juice.
If you omit the white rum and blue Curaçao, you’ll have a conventional snow cone that will fascinate children and make you feel like a teenager again. After the children have gone to bed, you can, of course, stick to the original recipe for alcoholic snow cones.
Get Refreshed With A Thirst Quencher
You do not need to play bartender if there will be children present and you wish to serve refreshing non alcoholic drinks. Despite the abundance of alcoholic cocktail ideas available this summer, sometimes the refreshing flavor of lemonade or iced tea hits the mark in a way that few alcoholic beverages can.
Plus, you’ll save money by not purchasing alcohol, which you can spend on anything from a trip to the craft shop for summertime DIYs to s’mores supplies or a camping trip before the kids return to school. Whether it’s watermelon limeade, frozen slushies, or homemade frappuccinos, these summer drinks will make you feel like a child again.
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Keep Yourself Cool Inside And Out
Being your own personal bartender to top off those long hot days paints a picturesque scene of a lovely summer time. However, despite the abundance of alcoholic cocktail ideas we previously mentioned, sometimes the refreshing zest of lemonade or a cool glass of ice water hits the mark in a way that few alcoholic beverages can.
Just like with our home systems, keeping yourself cool and hydrated ensures that you stay comfortable and healthy. Think of it as maintenance for our minds and bodies to keep us in tip-top shape and ready for anything that comes our way!
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