6 Delicious Signature Cocktails for a Summer Wedding

Food & Drink
summer signature cocktails

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Keep guests cool at your summertime wedding by offering them ice-cold, season-inspired cocktails during the reception. So raise a glass and toast to these summery signature drink ideas.

Watermelon Cooler (above): Watermelon is synonymous with summer and this cocktail is like a grown-up slushie, made with fresh watermelon, ice, lime juice, coconut milk, and run.

Sparkling Blueberry Lemonade: This pretty concoction combines lemon juice, sugar, St. Germaine, sparkling wine, and fresh blueberries.

summer signature cocktails

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Piña Colada: For a something summery and tropical, nothing beats a piña colada.

summer signature cocktails

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Champagne & Strawberries: Add fresh strawberries to glasses of bubbly for a simple and festive libation.

summer signature cocktails

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Tom Collins: A classic Tom Collins (made with gin, lemon juice, simple syrup, and club soda) is perfect for summer celebrations—light and refreshing.

Peach Tequila Sunrise: How beautiful is this summery riff on a classic tequila sunrise, made with peach liqueur and garnished with slices of fresh peaches?

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