Are you like me? Do you try to make every aspect of your Summer barbecue festive? I have collected some recipes for Patriotic Beverages from around the web to share with you. Some are non-alcoholic and other’s are “adult beverages.” Check out these recipes by clicking the links below.
Fruit infused water is a great drink for the whole summer.
This layered drink requires some “settling” time for the layers to separate, but it’s completely worth it.
Who doesn’t like a frozen drink on a hot summer day?
This recipe is for the kid friendly version, but this recipe post has instructions for an alcoholic version of this drink, too.
This is another combination of fruits and water. It’s a great way to stay hydrated and get some vitamins in your water, too.
Adult Beverages (Alcoholic)
This is a beautiful variation on a sangria. It’s sure to impress your guests. I know it impressed me.
This post is a two for one recipe. There’s the patriotic, red, white, and blue, martini, and there’s a party punch for the parents.
Did you know that in addition to infusing fruit flavors into water, you can also add it to wine? (Technically, I think that’s the definition of a sangria, but I still thought I should share.)
I think it’s only fair that the adults should have a slush, too. This grown up version is light and refreshing. Since it contains fruit, you can tell yourself it’s healthy.
This red, white, and blue wine spritzer is light, refreshing, and very simple to make.
That’s our list of Eleven Patriotic Beverages for American Independence Day, a.k.a. the Fourth of July. What do you think of this list of drinks? Are there other patriotic beverages that you like to serve on the 4th of July? Let us know by leaving a comment below.
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