The summer season is on and we all are fighting with the dangerous coronavirus. It is obvious that staying at home 24/7 is a difficult task as it is not at all in our blood but instead of crying over it, we can think of ways to make our days more interesting.
By staying at home, you can learn many things using the digital platform. This is the best time to make the most use of your time and the internet of course. Summer season means, having chilled beverages by sitting at the beach side or by hanging out at a club with buddies but yes, doing this at this moment is prohibited, so what is the other way around for this?
If you are aware of the concept of “me time” or “family time”, then you can have a summer party inside your house only. All you have to do is learn how you can make the best summer drinks.
Here, you will be finding 6 drink recipes you can easily make at your home. Excited to learn which are they? Then, let’s get started:
The cocktail historians have been enjoying the Negroni drink for the past hundreds of years but everybody is not aware of the actual backstory of this drink. When Count Camillo Negroni communicated with a bartender and advised him to improve his Americano that is a vermouth and club soda, by using soda, instead of water, he made history. Since then, this drink has been known by the name of Negroni.
To make this drink, you need Gin, sweet vermouth and campari - 1oz each. When you have all these ingredients handy with you, stir all these ingredients with ice in a cocktail shaker, pour it into the cocktail glass, garnish with a peel of orange or lemon and serve it.
This drink has been always served to millions of people and has been the most favorite cocktail of cocktail lovers too. It is assumed that the name of this drink is Manhattan because this drink was first poured in the city Manhattan but not sure where. The drink is highly easy to make and definitely a good choice to enjoy the summer.
To make this drink, you need 2 oz rye whiskey, 1 oz sweet vermouth and a bowl of ice. Take a chilled coupe, pour all the ingredients, mix it well. Lastly, garnish with a berry or orange peel and serve.
If you love rose flavored drinks, you can make Rose Berry Bliss with wine. Having a flavor of rose, this drink will taste more like rose and less like wine. But the balance should be proper otherwise you will not like it. To make Rose Berry Bliss, you need rose wine around 170 ml, 1 cup of blueberries, a 1 liter bottle of lime soda and lastly, a lemon peel for garnishing.
Now as you have all ingredients handy with you, take a pitcher and mix all ingredients in it. Make sure you blend it well until it is mixed well and store it in the refrigerator for at least 1 hour.
Pour the chilled Rose Berry Bliss in a wine glass, garnish with a rose petal or a lemon peel and serve it.
In Southern Thailand, mango passion drink is very common and it is very easy to make it too. To have this tropical drink made in your home, you just need to add ingredients such as 2 ripe mangoes, ½ cup vodka, ¼ lime juice, maple syrup (optional) and a pinch of salt to get the tangy flavor.
To make the drink, cut the ripe mangoes into small pieces, add vodka, syrup, salt and mix all ingredients well. Once done, add 2-3 ice cubes and serve it. You can add a leaf of mint at the top of the glass to give it the finishing touch.
Dressed Michelada is basically a drink having orange juice in high amounts. Additionally, beer, tequila and lime wedge is added to it so that when you drink it, you get a sour, sweet and tangy flavor.
For dressed michelada, you need to have silver tequila, lime juice, lager beer, orange liqueur and lime wedge. Take a shaker, add the above ingredients, and mix it well. Shake it properly and pour it into the glass. Garnish with a lime peel and serve it.
Summer Shandy is having more ice cubes and less ingredients. It is more water with a little bit of flavors of light beer and strawberries that are used as garnish. Take a glass full of ice, add light beer and nectarine ice. Take a strawberry slice, garnish and serve.