Entertaining should always be as stress-free as possible, and when it comes to summer gatherings, that’s no exception. Whether you’re mixing for a picnic or a party, these easily batched cocktails will make the drinks portion of your planning a cinch.
In this simple batched cocktail, which can be built in a flask or bottle, Branca Menta’s minty cooling power matches crisp tequila and earthy gentian liqueur.
The Doctor’s Office in Seattle adapts the ideal vodka Martini for batching and storing in the freezer or ready to stock a summer party cooler.
This full-flavored, amaro-based cocktail is perfect for packing for a picnic.
Another popular citrus amps up the flavor in Sweet Life blogger Vianney Rodriguez’s refreshing Grapefruit Margarita recipe, which makes enough for four thirsty friends.
Sweet tea brings an extra helping of Southern hospitality to this recipe.
The secret to batching a quick and easy round of Mojitos for summer gatherings? Mint syrup, courtesy of Jeffrey Morgenthaler.
For a low-proof party option, fix up this punch that balances the manzanilla sherry’s salinity with the cinnamon spice and the bright lemon.