Summer vibe cocktails for every taste

Summer vibe cocktails for every taste. If you already dreaming for that summer holiday, sandy beaches and relaxing atmosphere, these cocktails recipes will top up your dreams even more.

Different people love to spend their summertime differently, but one common thing is relaxing. Almost everyone has something that provides a relaxing sensation. This relaxing sensation is enhanced by some kind of cocktail because the regular drinks are too common for adding a unique vibe to your summer relaxation time.

This is why people try different kinds of cocktail recipes with nutritious fruits and vegetables while adding some touch of other drinks. This altogether makes a drink that is perfect to provide you with the best vibe for your time. Here are some recipes that you must try.

Summer vibe cocktails for every taste.
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Nothing says summer like sitting on lawn furniture with an ice-cold cocktail. The classic summer cocktails for adults will include some kind of alcohol, from vodka to champagne and rum, but also non-alcoholic cocktails like smoothies.

The idea when making cocktails is to have fun, be creative and experiment as you feel like. Some of the cocktails listed below are that simple, that can be done in less than 2 minutes. A great help to achieve fabulous results in homemade summer cocktails is a blender, lots of ice and fresh aromatic herbs.

A real help in the kitchen is a high-quality blender

Pick any of the cocktail recipes listed below and let that summer vibe touch your senses. You can try every weekend a new recipe until you decide which one you like more.

Our summer cocktail recipe list:

  1. Smoothie watermelon cocktail
  2. Raspberry Bellini Parfait
  3. Summer lemon gin cocktail
  4. Sour Cherry Gin Martinez
  5. Pina Colada Recipe 
  6. Delicious Grapefruit
  7. Strawberry Mojito
  8. Mimosa Cocktail
  9. Sex on the Beach
  10. Margarita cocktail

Smoothie watermelon cocktail

Summer vibe smoothie watermelon cocktail

It is a light and refreshing cocktail that you can take. The star of the show here is the watermelon that will add a lot to the freshness of the lemonade. The best part of this drink is that if you are looking to have a snack, then you can add the watermelon slices to the tray, and this will be a great way to serve at any time in the day.

The mint on the other hand will provide the perfect minty touch to the cocktail.

Special Ingredient: watermelon and mint.

Recipe in this video

Raspberry Bellini Parfait

Raspberry Bellini Parfait cocktail

This cocktail will provide you with the best refreshing taste because of the use of unique raspberries. The twist in the tale of this cocktail comes from the choice of adding fresh or frozen raspberries. It is because if you want it to be thick in consistency, you can add frozen raspberries.

Do not worry about the frozen berries because your blender will take good care of them. However, you can also add fresh betties to stay away from a shush feel. For enhancing the taste, you can add raspberry liquor or extract in a very small quantity depending on your taste and needs.

Special Ingredient: raspberry liquor or extract.

Recipe here

Summer lemon gin cocktail

Summer lemon gin cocktail.

This is one of the simplest and easiest to make cocktails because of the simple ingredients. Consider that you are making a serving of simple lemonade, you add a little bit of gin to it and it will become a cocktail with a unique taste. However, you can cross the limits and add some minty garnishing to the drink.

If you want to keep things on a fancier side, then garnishing the glass before pouring the cocktail will provide a great aesthetic touch.

Special Ingredient: Gin.

Recipe here:

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Sour Cherry Gin Martinez

Sour Cherry Gin Martinez

If you are a fan of the cherry taste for your cocktails but do not want the pureness of the cherry gin, then you can try this amazingly refreshing cocktail. It will be made from sour cherry gin. However, you can add other types of cherry gin too if you are up for something new.

Adding some sweet vermouth and maraschino will bring the perfect touch of sweetness and sourness to the cocktail.

Special Ingredient: tonic water.

Recipe here:

Pina Colada

Pina Colada cocktail recipe

Pina Colada is the drink that will provide the perfect vibes of the beachside. It is because a unique ingredient in the pina colada is coconut milk.

  • Apart from the coconut milk’s sweetness, the pineapple will provide it with the perfect tangy touch with great consistency.
  • If you want to make things a little bit alcoholic, you can add some sort of vodka or other ingredients.

However, make sure that you are only adding the ingredients that will complement the taste of the pina colada instead of taking over the taste of the cocktail.

Special Ingredient: vanilla ice cream.

Recipe here:

Delicious Grapefruit Cocktail

Delicious Grapefruit Cocktail recipe

Want to keep things natural, get some fresh grapefruit juice. The amazing thing is that if you buy some naturally extracted grapefruit juice, then the things will remain the same and there will be no difference in the taste of the cocktail.

You can add any type of Gin to the grapefruit juice and your cocktail will be ready.

Special Ingredient: grapefruit garnishing.

Recipe here:

Strawberry Mojito cocktail

Strawberry Mojito cocktail Recipe

It is a cocktail with a great taste, but the real deal is its aftertaste. This is because its aftertaste for every sip of the cocktail will fill your mouth with a burst of minty freshness.

  • This is one of the simplest cocktails to make because of the minimal ingredients.
  • However, you can have a choice on the strawberries, and you can use frozen ones if you want a chilled drink.

Special Ingredient: mint leaves.

Recipe here:

Mimosa Cocktail

 Mimosa Cocktail recipe

This is another simple yet refreshing type of cocktail and the best part is that it is extremely easy to make. You can take any type of orange juice and add some sparkling ingredients to it. you can use soda or sparkling wine depending on your taste preferences.

This cocktail provides the same refreshing sensation if you use store-bought orange juice.

Recipe here:

Sex on the Beach

Sex on the Beach cocktail recipe

This is something a lot more than a simple cocktail and it will need you to add a lot of ingredients. However, the presentation of this cocktail will add a lot of value to its taste. With all of its amazing ingredients, adding some fruity garnishing will provide a very unique touch to your cocktail.

Special Ingredient: addition of fruits like cherry, peach, orange, strawberry, or cranberry.

Recipe here:

Margarita cocktail

Margarita cocktail recipe

This is a tangy cocktail that you can make by blending some ingredients with ice cubes. However, you can also add some water if you do not want a slushy feel to your cocktail. Garnish the serving glass with a sugary rim and some mint leaves and your refreshing serving of cocktail is ready.

Special Ingredient: tequila.

Recipe here:

If you miss summer and want to practice your bartending skills at home, these cocktail recipes are easy to make and taste delicious.


Whether you planning to prepare these cocktails at home, or for a party, you have plenty of choices to leave your guests wow.

We don’t know for how long the pandemic will carry on, therefore learning to make cocktails at home it can be a great skill and will save you quite a bit of money, since the ingredients are far more cheap compared to when you buy a cocktail at restaurant.

The best part about these drinks is that they will help you stay hydrated while providing you the best taste and feel. So, these were some recipes that you can try to match your summer vibe.

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3 Responses

  1. supal says:

    I love a gin cocktail so I’m going to give one of those a try! The watermelon one seems so refreshing!

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