3 Magical Tropical Drinks to Try This Summer
Lemon drop, anyone?
Pour 2 oz of Tito’s vodka, 1 oz of citrus oleo saccharum, and 1 oz of fresh lemon juice into a cocktail shaker. Fill it to the top with ice, cap it, and shake things up.
Once everything’s chilled and fully integrated, gingerly strain the liquid into a frosted glass. Now, you can take your taste buds on a tropical trip as you sip a delicious lemon drop cocktail.
What other cocktails can help you have a blast this summer? Keep reading to learn about 3 tasty tropical drinks that will send you on a magical adventure.
1. Raspberry Gin Cocktail Recipe Ideas
Usher in the taste of summer with a delicious glass of raspberry gin. All you need for this recipe is a handful of raspberries, half a cup of sugar, and one bottle of gin. Your bottle of gin should be 700 mL or less.
Put the raspberries and sugar into a sterilized jar. Carefully pour the gin over the raspberries and seal the jar completely. Shake things around to dissolve the sugar completely.
Store the jar in a nice cool, dark space. After about 2 to 3 weeks, you can strain the gin through a sieve.
Finally, pour your creation into cute mini bottles that you label yourself. You can use your raspberry gin instead of traditional gin as you gather more info about tropical drink ideas.
2. Ultimate Whiskey Sour Cocktails
Do you want fast and fun summer drinks? Then you owe it to yourself to make the best whiskey sour. Whiskey sours are easy to make, and you’ll only need a few ingredients.
Shake all of the ingredients together in a cocktail shaker full of ice. Once everything’s well mixed, you can pour your drink. It’s that easy!
If you don’t have a cocktail shaker, no worries. You can just stir all ingredients together until the syrup is fully dissolved.
Be sure to pour the whiskey sour over a lot of ice. Consider buying clear ice if you want a particularly stunning look; it’s a beautiful party trick.
3. Tim Collins Cocktails for Summer Drinks
What’s another way you can add gin to your tropical drinks? By trying your hand with a Tom Collins cocktail! It’s the perfect light and bubbly drink that works for any season.
For your Tom Collins cocktail, you’ll need a bottle of gin, lemon juice, soda water, and simple syrup. You’ll want to take the gin, lemon juice, and syrup and mix it together in a cocktail shaker with 5 ice cubes. Don’t use any more than five ice cubes; otherwise, your drink will get watered down.
Strain the drink into a glass and top it off with soda water. Finally, add on your orange peel garnish and or lemon wheel.
Sip Away Your Summer With Tropical Drinks
Are you excited to start making magical tropical drinks? Summertime is the perfect time to try something new. Instead of picking one of the drinks from this article, why not try all of them?
Go ahead and gather your ingredients today, and start mixing! Make sure you invite a few friends over to join in on the fun.
Are you looking for more ways to have a blast this summer? We’ve got you covered. Take a look around the rest of our website for more tips.