The first day of summer this year is Sunday, June 21st. There will likely be some great patio dates and parties in your near future where you will want to enjoy refreshing, delicious drinks with your friends! Strawberry drinks are always a big hit. Here are 5 summery strawberry drink ideas for you to try out. I tried to mix it up with some non-alcoholic and alcoholic options but you can always add or subtract ingredients as preferred!
1. Sparkling Strawberry Limeade
The sparkling strawberry limeade is easy to make in large quantities and still maintains its great taste. It is the perfect drink for hosting summer showers or birthday parties. Get the recipe for Sparkling Strawberry Limeade.
2. Strawberry Sangria
The strawberry sangria is perfect for an afternoon on the patio with your girlfriends! The combination of frozen and fresh strawberries is extra refreshing. This will surely be a hit to relax and enjoy some necessary girl talk. Get the recipe for Strawberry Sangria.
Tip: Want to enjoy this drink but not old enough to drink alcohol? Substitute the white zinfandel wine suggested in the recipe with the award-winning non-alcoholic Fre brand White Zinfandel.
3. Strawberry Iced Tea Cooler
Iced tea is a summertime classic! It’s perfect for keeping hydrated while boosting your energy levels. This spin on the popular classic adds some great flavor to the mix. Make yourself a big pitcher for your yard days to keep you hydrated and satisfied as you plant flowers or take care of some necessary weeding! Get the recipe for Strawberry Iced Tea Cooler.
4. Strawberry Mango Margaritas
This cocktail is perfect for a little get together with friends this summer. It’s strong, sweet and delicious. A heads up- you will need a blender for this one! Get the recipe for Strawberry Mango Margaritas.
5. Strawberry-Cucumber Water
This is a simple, yet exciting alternative to hydrating with good old fashioned water. You can make it with infused water or sparkling water depending on your preference. Keep this strawberry drink on deck for those hot days this summer when hydrating is extra important. Get the recipe for Strawberry-Cucumber Water.
Now that you have 5 great strawberry drink ideas for the summer we hope you try them out and tell us how you liked them in the comments below.