From tart lime chillers to silky fruit smoothies—our favorite warm-weather sippables will keep you cool this summer.
Our Favorite Summer Sips
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Mangrias with Malbec, Rum, Mangos and Key LimesTall Cool OnesMelon Rum PunchWatermelon Agua Fresca SpritzerBlackberry SmoothiesLime RefresherSummer Rum SlushesTexas Rio Star Grapefruit and Vodka CoolerStrawberry Kiwi Smoothie
In the dog days of summer, we're willing to raise our glass to almost anything cold. Starting with our Thai-Style Limeade with Vodka, here are a few truly stellar sippers
Recipe: Thai-Style Limeade with Vodka
Mixing in slices of fresh fruit is an easy way to take your summery drinks to the next level. This after-five potable relies on tangy melon for a punch of flavor.
Recipe: Melon Rum Punch
Berry picking is a summer activity your kids are guaranteed to love. After a full day out in the sun, turn the fruits of your labors into icy cold smoothies.
Recipe: Blackberry Smoothies
At your next party serve tangy lime spritzers to your non-drinking friends so they can sip and toast along with everyone else.
Recipe: Lime Refresher
Peach-flavored rum, canned limeade, berries and ice combine for a refreshing grown-up slushie.
Recipe: Summer Rum Slushes
For a morning brunch cool down, blend strawberries and kiwis for a refreshing smoothie; honey adds an extra hint of sweetness.
Recipe: Strawberry Kiwi Smoothie
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