It just keeps getting hotter! Are you looking for ways to keep cool? How about a refreshing adult beverage?
We're checking out how you can make some summer cocktails for under $20.
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Tropical twist on a classic cocktail, the Madras (normally vodka, orange juice and cranberry juice is VERY easy and simple to make - only 3 ingredients.
Simply pour into glasses and garnish with additional orange wheel.
Lime in da Coconut
Akin to a Coconut Limeade, but it also has coconut water which has lots of potassium. This drink looks great in an Infusion jar!
Combine the ingredients in a large container with lime wheels. Pour into iced glasses and garnish with a lime wheel.
TIP: While I am all about hand-squeezing fresh juices, these are some quick tips to get the most freshness out of a drink for a large group without having to dig too deep in your pocketbook.
Simply Limeade - fresh lime juice, sugar, water. It's just a like a sour mix, but even better than the sour mixes you find at most bars. They also make a Simply Lemonade and Simply Orange Juice which are great cocktail mixes.
Clementine Juice - recently hit the market. I love fresh Clementine juice, but to squeeze them - it would take about 5 of those to make one drink. Best to buy this in the liter size and cheaper.
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