It's almost here. Memorial Day. The one day of the year that signifies summer has pretty much arrived and it is going to be warm for give or take a glorious warm three months. You know what's best in the summer? Cocktails. Not just any cocktails, of course. Iced, cold, fruity, and refreshing ones.
Whether you'll be spending your Memorial Day poolside or cozied up with good friends by the barbecue, it's the perfect chance to introduce summer's fruity cockatils into your beverage rotation. Take a look at these 5 refreshing drinks perfect for summertime:
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Pina coladas are my jam. Seriously, I don't know if there is anything more delectable than their fresh, frosty coconut taste in the world. This recipe from Paula Deen will transport you to a Caribbean Island, STAT.
Instructions: 1. Fill your blender about halfway full with ice cubes. Then, add in the rum, coconut milk, coconut cream, and pineapple chunks.
2. Blend until smooth. Serve garnished with pineapple and cherry.