What to do with too much basil? Make cocktails.
Citrus Quo — a bittersweet citrus and gin cocktail.
Cherry brandy and elderflower cocktail recipe.
Lite Strawberry Daiquiri Pops - because daiquiris on a stick. Easy, boozy fun.
Pretty Absinthe Explore sets
Delightful and refreshing Paloma cocktail with fresh grapefruit and lime. Perfect for those balmy summer evenings.
Skinny Sparkling Raspberry Margaritas
Sling Royal: A refreshing cognac cocktail featuring fresh lemon juice and lavender bitters
The Watermelon Gin Rickey -- a refreshing twist on a classic summer cocktail
Au Natural, a summer cocktail featuring plum syrup and pisco, from A Round Or Two
Cocktails in London undergoing a renaissance, with the modern 'summer cup' formula. Pictured, the Flip Cup, as seen in the weekend journal.
Blackberry Bourbon Lemonade from Host the Toast
Variations on summer's classiest daytime cocktail, the Pimm's Cup
White Peach, Basil & Blueberry Mojitos for summer, by Pineapple and Coconut
Fresh Watermelon and Tequila make for a refreshing summer cocktail!
This Pimm's Cup is an easy, refreshing summer cocktail that can be enjoyed all year long!
White Peach and Cantaloupe Frozen Sangria
Mango Strawberry Swirl Daiquiri
Perfect summer drink to cool you down - Cucumber Mint Lime Slushy, add light rum or vodka to turn it into a party!
Beat the heat with the Gin Rickey Maurin. A delightful riff on both a latin singing sensation and the classic Gin Rickey.
Fresh Tomato-Basil Martini Recipe: using fresh tomato juice and basil makes a fine evening martini to sip on.
The Cuba Libre Cocktail — aka Rum and Coke, this highball will slake your summer thirst
Peach Jalapeño Margaritas!
Beer Sangria from the Beeroness
Tropical Fruit Sangria. Makes cocktail hour feel like an exotic vacation!
Hot Pepper Infused Fresh Peach Margarita, sweet, spicy summer cocktail
Rosè & Elderflower Cocktail With Wild Strawberries
Limoncello Sangria: the perfect summer cocktail
Sparkling Jalapeño Cilantro Limeade, exotic twist on plain old limeade with spicy jalapenos, cilantro simple syrup, easily converted into a margarita!
The Boulevardier - a classic cocktail made with bourbon and Campari that dates all the way back to Prohibition.
Drink Spirits takes a look at many of the more notable gin offerings that you should be drinking.
Spiked Berry Half-and-Half - the perfect summer drink!
The Atomic Cocktail and Las Vegas
Watermelon-Lime Jello Shots
Bananas Foster Shake - to cool down on this hot day!
Finger Lime Kamikaze Shots with Mint and Lemon Olive Oil
Let's celebrate the weekend, shall we? The Aperol Spritz strikes just the right tone for a heat wave.
The Sparkling Mojito
Frangelico-spiked Iced Coffee - made with cold brewed coffee for smooth flavor
Last Minute Sangria - a super easy recipe for delicious sangria that you can make in a snap!
Raspberry Caipirinha recipe from downtown L.A.'s Mo-Chica on KCET
Kiwi and Mint Tom Collins by Bakeaholic Mama
Refined Vices visits 6 cocktail bars in Adelaide to taste amazing Angostura Barrel Aged Cocktails.
Sparkling Watermelon Punch Bowl. A light, refreshing cocktail for summer!