Now that summer is winding down, we could all use some bright and lively drink recipes to keep the summertime feeling alive.
No matter what the weather is like where you live, these drinks are sure to refresh and rejuvenate you wherever you’re at. From delicious iced teas and lemonades to delectable smoothies, there is something for everyone on this list.
The best part about these recipes is that they’re easily customizable to the fruits, booze, and flavors you like best. Feel free to get creative and make your spin-offs of these fun summer drinks — while you still can!
1. Homemade Strawberry Lemonade
There’s nothing that says summer like homemade lemonade. And this recipe is the perfect balance of tartness and sweetness, made with fresh strawberries, lemon, and agave nectar. The best part? It only takes 10 minutes to make!
2. Peach Iced Tea
Tea is another perfect go-to drink for those summer months. This is the perfect peachy syrup to mix with your favorite black or green tea.
3. Watermelon Margarita
We love a refreshing margarita moment over the weekend (or the weekdays, let’s be honest). And this sweet and easy-to-mark recipe is a must-try! Only three ingredients and you’ll be transported back to July 4th. Cheers!
4. Vegan Piña Colada Smoothie
Dust off your blenders! It’s time to try this creamy and delicious pineapple-based smoothie. And we promise you won’t be disappointed.
Enjoy alcohol-free or add a little booze of your choice to get the party going! It’ll have you feeling like you’ve been transported to a tropical paradise in no time.
5. Rhubarb Strawberry Margarita
Hear us out. Rhubarb and strawberries are a match made in heaven, and we can prove it with this one-of-a-kind margarita! It’s surprisingly refreshing and just the right balance of tartness to keep your taste buds intrigued. Enjoy with or without tequila.
6. Minty Iced Matcha Latte
Matcha drinks are fantastic options when you want something in the morning other than coffee. And this gorgeous green recipe is so flavor-packed that you may never go back to your usual latte.
If you have five minutes, then you’re in luck! Best part? You only need five ingredients to achieve this light, creamy concoction.
7. Lemon Ginger Tumeric Wellness Shots
Help prepare your immune system for the fall months ahead with these bright and zesty wellness shots, full of Vitamin C and anti-inflammatories that can help do wonders for your body. Boost your mood with fresh lemon, ginger, and turmeric any time of the day or night.
While fall may be just around the corner, these drinks are a perfect way to keep summer alive for just a few more weeks.
Comment below your favorite recipe!
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Hi jordan, summer is really one of the great season but sometime it feels really hot but drinks make it feel good.
I will try the drink recipes you have shared here.