Published on July 15th, 2014 | by Samantha Levine0
Better Homes, Best Drinks!
As the summer heats up, it’s important to stay cool. So kick it up a notch with a new twist on these refreshing summer drinks, courtesy of Better Home and Gardens!
Tequila Sunrise Margarita
Toast to summer with the perfect mix of a tequila sunrise and margarita!
1 lime wedge
3 cups Triple Sec or other orange liqueur
2 cups tequila
1 ½ cups freshly squeezed lime juice
1 cup superfine sugar or powdered sugar
2 cups orange juice
Orange slices (optional)
Top it off with a red sugary rim!
Try this delicious non-alcoholic drink, with the sweet fizziness to end your day in just the right way!
3 cups ginger ale
4 tablespoons grenadine
4 tablespoons orange juice
3 scoops orange sherbet
Blend it all together, and enjoy!
1 small honeydew melon
1 seedless cucumber, thinly sliced
1 lime, thinly sliced
12 fresh mint leaves
¼ cup lime juice
¼ cup honey
1750 mL bottle Sauvignon blanc or other semi-dry white wine, chilled
1 1 liter bottle carbonated water, chilled
Fresh mint sprigs and/or leaves (optional)
¼ cup bourbon (2 oz.)
1 ½ tablespoons lemon juice (3/4 oz.)
2 teaspoons Blackberry-Rosemary Syrup
1/3 cup sparkling lemonade, chilled
Fresh blackberries (optional)
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