Three Summer Cocktails to Help You Cool Off

Soak up the sun and some booze with Mixologist Zac Kvas and his refreshing summer cocktail recipes.
Published July 21, 2021 3:21 p.m. EST

 Soak up the sun and some booze with these three summer cocktail from mixologist Zac Kvas that will keep your refreshed all summer long. From sipping sangria lakeside to settling down with a cold mixed drink after a long day in the sun, these boozy beverages are must-tries this season! 

Cold Fashioned

The perfect post-canoe-trip drink, this cold fashioned is made with simple syrup, red cask whiskey and topped with an orange slice to keep you cool after a long sunny day. 

On-the-Laker Sangria

Best served cold and on the dock, this on-the-laker sangria is made with cold brew tea, rose wine, brandy, and strawberries. 

Cucumber Daisy

This cucumber daisy cocktail is made with mezcal, cilantro, lime juice and simple syrup and is oh so refreshing  perfect for those cottage getaways!