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7 Summer Drink Recipes You Can Try at Home Quickly

These seven summer drink recipes will keep you cool this summer.

Are you looking for a refreshing way to beat the heat this summer? To be very honest, there is nothing better in summer than the supreme chill of a mocktail on a hot day. We know, you can’t agree more! To get you in the mood of summer, we have come up with some tasty and delicious summer drink recipes that require only a few steps to make it at home.

Whether you are at the poolside or spending a lazy day reading books in your home, try these cool summer drink recipes, and we are sure you will thank us later!

Let’s discuss these summer drink recipes.

1. Watermelon Slush

This summer drink is extremely easy to make and all it takes is 5 minutes and only 3 ingredients. Yes, you read that right! The benefits of watermelon are something that you can’t ignore in the scorching heat of summer. It can keep your body hydrated and your mood fresh.

Ingredients:

  1. 5/6 cups diced seedless watermelon
  2. Juice of 1 lime (Optional)
  3. 2 tablespoons sugar

How to make:

  1. Put the watermelon, sugar and lime juice in a blender. You can add 1 cup of ice to it to make it chilled. Blend everything until it becomes a smooth mixture.
  2.  Serve immediately.

2. Lemonade

A refreshing glass of lemonade is all you need on a hot summer day, isn’t it? This serves as a great drink both for adults and kids. Now let’s start with the recipe.

Ingredients:

  1. 6 large lemons
  2. 1 cup of sugar

How to make

  1. Take a saucepan. Pour 1 cup of water in it. Now pour the sugar into the water and bring it to a boil. Stir the mixture occasionally until the sugar dissolves completely
  2.  Let the mixture cool
  3. Once it cools, stir the syrup, and add the lemon juice along with 4 cups of cold water
  4. Mix it nicely and serve it over ice

3. Strawberry-Basil Lemon Fizz

Love strawberries? Then this summer drink recipe is for you!

Ingredients:

  1. 4 fresh basil leaves (you need some more for garnishing)
  2. 4 medium-size fresh strawberries, sliced
  3. 1 teaspoon honey
  4. 1 cup lemon kombucha (optional)

How to make:

  1. Take the sliced strawberries, 4 basil leaves, and honey
  2. Put all these in the blender and blend it until it becomes smooth
  3. Add lemon kombucha to it
  4. Put the mixture in the glass and pour ice on it
  5. Garnish it with basil leaves and serve immediately

4. Pineapple Mojito

Slightly sweet and refreshingly light, this pineapple mojito is a guaranteed win for any occasion or a summer day.

Ingredients

  1. 1 pineapple chunks
  2. 2 mint leaves
  3. 2 lime wedges
  4. 4 ounces club soda
  5. 3 ounces pineapple puree
  6. Reserved pineapple juice (optional)

How to make

  1. Muddle the lime, pineapple, and mint at the bottom of a tall glass
  2. Add the club soda and pineapple puree and stir to mix it properly
  3. Add a splash of reserved pineapple juice to sweeten it
  4. Garnish it with the lime wedges and mint leaves. Serve immediately.

5. Sparkling Cherry Lemonade

You can make this budget-friendly and easy lemonade at home in not more than 15 minutes!

Ingredients:

  1. 2 ounces cherries, pitted
  2. 2/3 cup sugar
  3. ¾ cup freshly squeezed lemon juice
  4. 4 cups sparkling water

How to make:

  1. Take a blender and mix the cherries, sugar and lemon juice
  2. Blend until it becomes a smooth paste
  3. Place the mixture in the refrigerator until chilled
  4. Serve over sparkling water and ice

6. Blueberry Lemonade

There is something so refreshing about the combination of blueberries and lemons. We just love it! Let’s try the recipe.

Ingredients:

  1. 2/3 cups of white sugar
  2. 1 and 1/2 cup fresh blueberries
  3. 2/3 cups of water
  4. 1 cup lemon juice, freshly squeezed
  5. 1 teaspoon lemon zest
  6. 3 cups sparkling water or club soda
  7. 2 cups ice cubes

How to make

  1. Mix the blueberries, water, sugar and lemon zest in a saucepan
  2. Bring the mixture to a boil and then simmer for 5-10 minutes. Make sure that the blueberries are crushed and the sugar is melted
  3. Let the syrup cool down completely and pass it through a fine sieve
  4. Take a large pitcher. Add the blueberry syrup, ice, and lemon juice and stir together
  5. Add the club soda or sparkling water right before sipping it

7. Raspberry Lemonade

This easy to make summer drink recipe is all you need this summer. And the best thing about this drink is that you can make this easily and quickly at home.

Ingredients

  1. 1 bag frozen raspberries
  2. 4 cups fresh lime juice
  3. 3 cups sugar
  4. Ice cubes (for serving)

How to make

  1. Take a pitcher and squeeze the lemon juice into it
  2. In another bowl, mix the sugar with 3 cups of water. Stir it until the sugar dissolves completely
  3. Now add the syrup to the lemon juice
  4. Mix it with 8 cups of water
  5. Taste the sweetness of the mixture and see if it is okay for you
  6. Add the raspberries to the mixture
  7. Mix the lemonade well together and let it chill in the refrigerator
  8. Fill your glass with ices cubes and pour the lemonade on it

(Note: As the raspberries are tart, make sure to sweeten enough!)

These summer drink recipes are perfect for a hot and tired summer day. As these can be made quickly and easily at home, you can have it anytime to for refreshment and to get rid of tiredness. Also, if you have kids at home, you can serve them too with these summer drinks and save them from dehydration.

So what are you waiting for? Try these summer drink recipes now!