Spring is finally here, and it’s time to celebrate the arrival of longer days and more sunshine! One way to do that is by enjoying some delicious sips perfect for the season. Here are some warmer weather inspired cocktails that will put a spring in your step!
Strawberry Basil Margarita
This cocktail is a twist on the classic margarita that’s perfect for the new season. Muddle fresh strawberries and basil in a shaker, add tequila, lime juice, and agave syrup, and shake with ice. Strain into a salt-rimmed glass and garnish with a strawberry and basil leaf for a sweet and tangy drink that’s perfect for sipping on while soaking up the sun.
This light and refreshing cocktail is perfect for a springtime brunch or afternoon gathering. Combine elderflower liqueur, Prosecco, and soda water in a glass filled with ice. Add a splash of lemon juice and garnish with a lemon twist. A Bubbly and floral drink that’s perfect for toasting to warmer days with your gal pals.
This drink is a perfect balance of sweet and tart, with a hint of floral notes from the lavender. Combine fresh lemon juice, lavender syrup, and vodka in a shaker with ice. Shake well and strain into a glass filled with ice. Top with soda water and garnish with a lavender sprig. It’s a refreshing drink that’s perfect for a sunny spring day.
Cucumber Mint Gin Fizz
This drink is light, refreshing, and perfect for springtime sipping. Muddle fresh cucumber and mint in a shaker, add gin, lime juice, and simple syrup, and shake with ice. Strain into a glass filled with ice and top with soda water. Garnish with a cucumber slice and a mint sprig. It’s a crisp and cooling drink tastes just right.
Grapefruit Rosemary Cocktail
This cocktail is a perfect balance of sweet, tart, and herbal flavors. Muddle fresh rosemary in a shaker, add grapefruit juice, vodka, and simple syrup, and shake with ice. Strain into a glass filled with ice and garnish with a rosemary sprig. A refreshing drink that’s perfect for sipping on a sunny spring afternoon.
These spring inspired cocktails are perfect for celebrating the season with friends and family. They’re easy to make, refreshing, and perfect for enjoying on a warm spring day.
Cheers cowgirls and happy sipping!