July 4th is just a few days away, and there’s no better way to celebrate America’s birthday than with some patriotic red, white, and blue cocktails, am I right?
No matter if you’re enjoying a day at the beach with the fam, hosting a sunny outdoor BBQ, or sitting back and enjoying the fireworks, we’ve got some delicious, easy-to-make cocktails that are perfect for everyone (21 and older) to enjoy.
Cheers to this great country of ours.. ‘MURICA!
- 3 oz Smirnoff Ice Red, White & Berry
- 1 oz Smirnoff No. 21 Vodka
- 4 Cherries
- 4 Raspberries
- 2 Basil Leaves
- 2 oz Lemon Juice
- 1 Lemon Wedge
- 1 Sprig of Basil
Combine cherries, raspberries and basil into the bottom of a cocktail shaker and smash. Add Juice, Smirnoff No. 21 Vodka and ice. Shake vigorously and strain into a glass and pour in Smirnoff Ice Red, White & Berry. Garnish with lemon, cherries, raspberries and sprig of basil.
- ¾ parts BACARDÍ Limon
- ¾ parts BACARDÍ Raspberry
- ¾ parts BACARDÍ Superior
- ½ parts Grenadine
- 2 parts Sweet & Sour
- 1 parts Cranberry Juice
- Garnish with Lemon Wedge or Mint
Pour all ingredients into a punch bowl that is filled with ice blocks. Stir. Garnish the bowl with lemon wheels and raspberries.
- 2 parts BACARDÍ Lime Flavored Rum
- 1 part fresh Lime Juice
- ¾ parts Simple Syrup
- Lime Zest
- Lime Wheel
Combine all ingredients in a blender with 2 cups of ice. Blend until smooth. Garnish with a lime wheel.
(Photo Credit: Casa Tua Cucina at Saks Brickell City Centre)
- 2 oz. Blue Lavender Infused Gin
- 2 oz. Raspberry Sour Foam
- 1 oz. Lemon Juice
- 1 oz. Simple Syrup
- 1 Mint Leaf
Blue base: Infuse the gin with dock anchan flower and dry lavender, add 1 oz of fresh lime juice and 1 oz of simple syrup, shake vigorously and poor on wine glass over ice.
Raspberry foam: Fill the siphon with fresh strained raspberry juice, 2 egg white, 1 oz simple syrup. Charge the siphon with 1 cream charges. Spray in the glass.
Finish by decorating with fresh mint leaf.
Red, White & Berry Sangria
(Recipe courtesy of Jennie Phaneuf of One Sweet Mess)
- ½ cup Smirnoff Red, White & Berry
- 1 cup White Cranberry Juice
- 1 (750ml) bottle Pinot Grigio
- 1 cup Lemon-Lime Soda
- 1 cup Blueberries
- 1 cup Raspberries
- 1 cup Blackberries
- 1 cup Honeydew Chunks
Directions: Fill a large pitcher with fruit. Add vodka, cranberry juice, and Pinot Grigio; stir to combine. Store in the refrigerator for at least 4 hours, or overnight. Stir in lemon-lime soda right before serving.
Here’s hoping everyone has a Happy Fourth of July! 🇺🇸