10 Summer Sippers for Memorial Day Weekend

Good news: It's a long weekend, so you don't have to pick just one!
By Grace Rasmus ,

Memorial Day Weekend is right around the corner! Cue the sun emoji, beach emoji, dancing-lady emoji, sunglasses-guy emoji, etc. Once you've survived the insane traffic, you deserve a pat on the back and a nice stiff drink. So sit back, relax, and pour yourself one of these warm-weather cold ones — summer is finally here!

Cucumber Gin & Tonic

Upgrade your garnish by slicing your cuke crosswise and snaking it around the glass. This cucumber just got even cooler!

Recipe: Try our Cucumber Gin & Tonic

Rosé & Campari Spritz

Photography by Kate Mathis

Fancy up your rosé with gin, campari, ginger, apples, and pomegranate seeds.

Recipe: Try our Rosé & Campari Spritz

Sparkling Berry Sangria

It's not a party until the sangria shows up.

Recipe: Try our Sparkling Berry Sangria

Coconut Daiquiris 

Cute paper umbrella optional (but not really).

Recipe: Try our Coconut Daiquiris

Pimms Cocktail

No one wants to fly international on a 3-day weekend. Luckily, this British drink tastes great on either side of the Atlantic.

Recipe: Try our Pimms Cocktail

Strawberry & Thyme Switchel Cocktail

Photography by Jason Frank Rothenberg

Switch things up with interesting ingredients like maple syrup, flakey sea salt, and apple cider vinegar.

Recipe: Try our Strawberry & Thyme Switchel Cocktail

Boozy Lemon Tea

Photography by Linda Xiao

In this recipe, you'll puree lemon quarters (unpeeled!), sugar, and gin for a delightfully sweet-tart complement to homemade iced tea.

Recipe: Try our Boozy Lemon Tea

Lemon-Berry Freezes

If sweet frozen drinks are your jam, you'll love this lemon-strawberry-vodka combo.

Recipe: Try our Lemon-Berry Freezes

Bourbon and Peach Sweet Tea

Mmmm, sweet tea! Peaches and bourbon take this Southern staple to the next level.

Recipe: Try our Bourbon and Peach Sweet Tea

Pomegranate-Grapefruit Margarita

Pomegranate juice and grapefruit zest are a match made in heaven. If you feel like trying another margarita (or two), try these other fun twists!

Recipe: Try our Pomegranate-Grapefruit Margarita

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