How to make your own Basil Simple Syrup, added into the Sparkling Blackberry and Basil Infusion
Rummy Bears - Rum infused gummy bears
Homemade Limoncino (Limoncello)--easy to make and makes great gifts
A delicious mezcal cocktail made with fresh fennel and grapefruit
Classic Cocktail Twice Chilled: Cold Brew Iced Irish Coffee. For all coffee connoisseurs, flavor of the cold brew technique with Irish whiskey and raw sugar comes together perfectly.
A Berry Minty Spritzer (recipe includes alcoholic and non alcoholic versions)
Tequila Watermelon Fresca
Watermelon Sorbet with champagne, for summer evenings
Aurora Jungle-Juice - Aurora is TCCs black light phosphorescent take on jungle-juice. Originally conceived in 2006, it is a drink that is pink in natural light, but glows aqua-marine in black-light.
PDT Project: The Astoria Bianco is a harmony of gin + dry vermouth.
This recipe from Jason "Buffalo" LoGrasso of Cotogna in San Francisco is a frothier, creamier spin on the classic Aperol Spritz.
Thai Basil Watermelon Margaritas
Peppered Pyrat - an amazing highball with home made black pepper pineapple soda and Pyrat XO rum.
Gin Pucker, gin & pickle brine cocktail recipe
Hot & Dirty Tomato Martini, a dirty martini, mixed with a hot & dirty and a bloody mary
Ditch the fruit bowl extras & mix a daiquiri w/overproof Wray & Nephew.
The Vinho Verde & Gin Spin: Quick, Easy Summer Cocktail Recipe
Island Classics: Royal Bermuda Yacht Club Cocktail, no membership required.
Lemon Basil Vodka Cocktail - Ultimate summer refresher for weekends and parties.
The Moscow Mule, a simple and refreshing cocktail ... no shaker required.
Grapefruit & Thyme Soda — A refreshing drink that's even better with a little gin.
Fresh Peach Margarita. Drink your summer fruit.
Clear ice without the fuss? Serious Eats tests the Polar Ice Tray, a little gadget that makes perfectly clear ice.
Bing Cherry Mojitos, gorgeous scarlet cocktail of cherry, lime, and mint
The Mai Tai: This is no garishly garnished poolside tropical mutation; a classic can always stand on its own.
Champagne and Rose Granita. Delicious by itself and even better served in a chilled glass with a splash of gin!
The jalapeño compliments the sweetness of both the fruit juices and sour mix, with a little kick of heat, making the jalapeño margarita a refreshing summer cocktail
The Gold Rush: 3-Ingredient Cocktail
The Summer Hoedown, a cocktail that mixes watermelon, maraschino and white beer for maximum summer effect, from Chow
Three boozy milkshake recipes from She Knows, including a raspberry cocoa shake made with Patron XO Cafe Dark Cocoa
Ginger Lime Soda is an easy homemade summer refresher and a great cocktail set up.
Vieux Carré — the Manhattan's smoother older brother
The Singapore Sling: Colorful, Exotic, Legendary
Rosemary Gimlet~ Fresh rosemary and lime punctuate this summery, easy to make cocktail. The perfect way to say goodbye to summer.
Frito Pie Burger, Coconut quinoa and a Bourbon Cream Float are all featured this week at Tasteologie and Liqurious.
Island Classics: The Fog Cutter
Raspberry Lime Rickey - tangy and refreshing, the perfect late summer beverage!
Crisp whte peach and mango sangria, perfect-o for summer time!
Homemade Brandied Cherries
Why decide between dessert and a cocktail when you can have both with these Gin & Tonic Tarts.
Grilled Cherry Old Fashioned
A little background on Suze Gentiane Liqueur and three cocktail recipes to use the liqueur in.
A BBQ sauce made with Corona and Lime. Perfect for grilled chicken, steak or pork.
Serious Eats checks out the brunch drinks at Maven in SF, including a savory mezcal and tequila number made with fresh tomato water called the Smoky Maria
SQ Sommeraquavit is a smooth and mellow aquavit matured in white wine casks, and the bottle is inspired by the equally peaceful and bright Scandinavian summer nights.
Everything's Coming Up Roses: It's like grandma's last sane pie.