Deep summer is when our laziness finds a perfect drink to soothe the throat & makes us believe that we are in the land of heaven! Don’t they say, two wrong things don’t make right but two margaritas usually do.
Say Hello! to the summer and get ready to make not just some fabulous but healthy drinks for your deary summer guests and your little munchkins.
1. Pineapple Lemonade
If we are talking about some quick and easy summer drinks recipe then, pineapple lemonade is the one. All you need is 1.5 cup sugar, 1 cup lemon juice, 1 cup pineapple juice, 2 tablespoon lime juice. In a large mason jug add sugar syrup and all the ingredients with 2 cups of water. Stir it well and serve over ice.
2. Watermelon slush
Summers and watermelon has a very deep connection. When the temperature rises all we want is a chilled watermelon slush in our hand on a pool side, Isn’t it? Alright, let’s make one then. All we need is frozen watermelon cubes, maple syrup, lime juice, mint leaves, and yes, chilled water. Blend all the ingredients and serve cold.
3. Pomegranate Margaritas
Wonder in this heat, if there’s a margarita thinking about you too. Well, then don’t waste your time and make one. Pomegranate margarita is a super easy and tangy summer drink recipe. Lets, make it. In a mason jug add pure pomegranate juice, lime juice and tequila, stir it well. Add some ice cubes and serve well with garnished lime.
4. Kentucky Lemonade
Our life is just like a lemonade. Don’t you think? To make it worth living we have to focus in perfectly balancing the sweet and salty experiences. All we need is sugar, chilled water, mint leaves, strawberries, blue berry and some lemon juice. First, we need to make a sugar syrup add mint leaves and rest of the ingredients in the syrup, freeze it. We can use ginger too for health benefits.
5. Thai Mango Crush
Every summer has a story about mango crush. And here, we are gonna make one too. If you are running late or feeling super lazy this drink is totally for you. It’s a super-super easy summer drink. So, what are we waiting for let’s make this amazingly delicious drink. Take 3 fresh mangoes, 4 tablespoon sugar, whipped cream, 3 glasses of chilled water and some dry fruits. Blend the above ingredients well. Cut small cubical pieces of mango. Spread the whipped cream on your drink and add those little mango cubes. Trust us, kids will go gaga over this drink.
6. Blood Orange Margaritas
For this marvelous looking drink we need fresh oranges, lime juice, salt, brown sugar, vanilla extract and tequila. In a shaker add orange juice, lime juice, tequila and vanilla extract and shake it well for at least 40 seconds. Pour it in a glass, add brown sugar, salt and some ice cubes, and here your drink is ready to serve.
7. Blueberry Lemonade
All we need is a tall glass of lemonade in a hot summer day. Bored of your old lemonade, wanna taste something different something sweet yet tangy. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Just need a cup full of blueberries, lemon juice, and sugar.
First, we need to make a blueberry syrup, so mix blueberries and sugar in water, stir it well. Boil that mixture in hot pan on medium flame, cool the mixture. Add lemon juice and ice. Now, we are all set to drink our super delicious and tangy chilled blueberry lemonade.
8. Strawberry Pineapple Mimosas
Who doesn’t love a good mimosa, right? So, let’s get started. Add orange and pineapple juice in a large glass, pour white wine or chilled soda over it. Now, add thinly sliced strawberries and some ice cubes and you are all set.
9. Spiked Ginger Lemonade
Looking for a lemonade that not just cools down the heat but is healthy too. Yeah! you are completely at the right place. Here, we first need a sugar syrup so, boil some water add sugar, mint and ginger in it, then cool it down. Now, combine lemon juice, vodka, maple syrup, mint leaves. Stir it well !
10. Raspberry Peach Ice Tea
Why just lemonades and margaritas, when we can make a super easy summer drink with some of our fave-healthy fruits. Yes, we are talking about our all time favorite beverage raspberry peach ice tea. Put a pan on medium flame , add raspberry, sugar, peaches, heat it for almost 20 minutes. Also in another vessel add boiled water and steep tea bags for 2-3 minutes. Now combine both the mixtures and refrigerate to cool. Add raspberries and ice cubes in your drink and serve it!
Celebrate your happy hour at home with our super quick and easy summer drink recipes.
Turning Phase will be back soon with some more exciting and super delicious drink recipes that are worth drooling for. Till then, Eat well and be a soul food !