We haven’t shared many drink recipes on the blog, but after this post, we’ve declared that’s changing. As it turns out, they can be just as easy to make as our beloved halfway homemade recipes! If you’ve got 5 minutes to spare, then you can easily mix up these Summer cocktails. They’re perfect for enjoying from the comfort of your own home. Plus, they require 5 ingredients or less making them a go-to for outdoor gatherings, poolside hangs or front porch swinging. Just serve ice-cold during these hot Summer months and toast to the fact that there are many more slow days to enjoy! With help from some of our favorite fellow hostesses, scroll down for 5 Summer Sips made with 5 ingredients or less in under 5 minutes.
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This cocktail proves that achieving sophisticated flavor doesn’t have to be complicated. The smoky notes and fresh lemon juice add a twist to the classic Moscow Mule. Let’s just say, you might not have a mule any other way moving forward.
Nothing says Summer quite like a cold glass of lemonade! And we’re willing to bet, you’ll never look at lemonade the same after you try this adult version. Made with sweet strawberry and peach flavors, it pairs perfectly with sweet Summer treats or fresh pasta and fruit salad.
A little sweet mixed with a little tart, this light and crisp cocktail will have you sipping it all Summer long! Pair with creamy or caramelized desserts or kale or spinach salad on a sunny afternoon.
#HostfulHack: Incorporate fresh grapefruit into your tablescape design to coordinate with your signature cocktail.
Does any other cocktail represent Summertime quite like a Bay Breeze?! The combination of cranberry and pineapple juices in this refreshing blend makes this recipe a go-to for sipping on a hot afternoon. Plus, it’s easy to adjust to make a larger batch for a bigger crowd!
This tart and lively cocktail complete with fresh blueberries and organic lemon juice is perfect for patriotic-themed parties (don’t forget Labor Day is on the way) or a boozy brunch!
#HostfulHack: Add some fresh blueberries to a decorative bowl for coordinated snacking.