4th of july cocktails cowgirl magazine
All photos and recipes courtesy of delish.com.……

The right drink in your hand can truly make an Independence Day get-together memorable ― and we have you covered with 10 refreshing summer sips that are sure to fit in with any spread.

Frozen Blue Moscato Margaritas

Wine lovers will absolutely love these margarita slushies because of the tasty addition of sweet moscato. Simply combine all ingredients, and blend ’em up!

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Triple Berry Sparklers

This super-light, patriotic refresher is the perfect thirst quencher for a hot July day. Omit the alcohol for a bevy the whole family can enjoy!

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Confetti Champagne

Looking for a festive cocktail to get your 4th of July celebration started early? Look no further! Confetti champagne is about as exciting as can be, thanks to its Pop Rocks rim.

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Spiked Seltzer Slushies

If you thought a can of White Claw was perfect on its own, you haven’t given it a whirl in your blender. Easily customize based on what flavors and fruits you prefer. One of our favorite combos: lemon-flavored spiked seltzer + frozen strawberries or mango + frozen pineapple.

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Red, White & Boozy Margaritas

These are the perfect frozen margaritas for 4th of July or for sippin’ on all summer. Be sure your mixtures are nice and slushy! The thicker the mixture, the easier it will be to layer.

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Toasted Marshmallow Shots

Toasty marshmallows and Bailey’s turn s’mores into the perfect summer cocktail and snack.

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Summer Shandy Punch

Think of this as the boozy version of an Arnold Palmer— 1/2 beer, 1/2 lemonade. Jazz it up for summer with some fresh fruit and ginger beer too.

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Red, White, & Boozy Shakes

Because freedom means fruity milkshakes (with ice cream and sorbet) spiked with blue curaçao and vodka.

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Watermelon Sangria

If you’ve had enough of eating watermelon, maybe it’s time you tried drinking it! This summery, batched cocktail can come together in no time, and serving it out of the watermelon is a surefire way to impress your guests.

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Boozy Cherry Bombs

These aren’t exactly a cocktail, but they’re full of Fireball whiskey and whipped-cream flavored vodka so we’re counting them anyway. These patriotic cherries are exactly what your 4th of July has been missing!

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Please enjoy responsibly, and have a great 4th of July!