Oubly cocktail recipes

5 Popular Cocktail Recipes for Your Labor Day BBQ

You’ve been working hard all year, and now it’s time to take a break. With the long Labor Day weekend coming up, laughs, lawn games, and libations are sure to ensue amongst friends and family. As such, I encourage you to make your last task shaking up a refreshing summer cocktail. Stop taking the boring case of beer route, get out the shaker, and start mixing up one of these delicious cocktail recipes!

1. Blushing Whiskey Sour

Blushing Whiskey Sour Oubly cocktail recpie

Source: Klein Worth Co

Servings: 1 Ingredients:

  • 3 blackberries
  • 2 ounces Simple Lemon Syrup
  • 1 ounce whiskey
  • crushed ice

Instructions:

  1. Add all ingredients to shaker and shake vigorously until blackberries start to break up to give a blush color
  2. Strain into glass packed with fresh crushed ice
  3. Garnish with additional blackberries

 

2. Summer Fruit Sangria

Oubly Summer Fruit Sangria cocktail recipe

Source: Martha Stewart

Servings: 8 Ingredients:

  • 6 cups assorted fruits (such as mango, pineapple, cantaloupe, and apricot), sliced or cut into chunks
  • 1/4 cup thinly sliced peeled fresh ginger
  • 1 to 1 1/2 cups fresh mint leaves
  • 1/2 cup orange liqueur
  • 1 bottle crisp white wine
  • 3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • ice

 Instructions:

  1. In a large bowl or pitcher, combine fruit, ginger, mint, and orange liquor. Mash gently with the back of a wooden spoon until mint is bruised and fruit releases juices.
  2. Add wine and lemon juice and stir to combine.
  3. Refrigerate 1 hour (or up to 1 day).
  4. To serve, fill glass with ice and top with sangria.

 

3. Moscow Mule

Oubly Moscow Mule cocktail recipe

Source: Recipe.com

Servings: around 6 Ingredients:

  • 3 12 ounce bottles of ginger beer
  • 6 ounces lime juice
  • 6 ounces vodka
  • 2 fresh mint sprigs, leaves only
  • 1 lime, cut into wedges, for garnish

Instructions:

  1. Combine ginger beer, lime juice, and vodka in a large pitcher.
  2. Add mint leaves and pour over ice in glasses.
  3. Garnish with lime wedges.

 

4. Cherry & Cilantro Mojito

Oubly Cherry & Cilantro Mojito cocktail recipe

Source: Bakers Royale

Servings: 4 Ingredients:

  • 1 cup fresh lime juice, about 6 limes
  • 10 cherries, pitted
  • 4 tablespoons simple syrup
  • 8 sprigs of cilantro
  • seltzer
  • 6 ounces white rum

Instructions:

  1. Combine lime juice, cherries, and 4 sprigs of cilantro in a small pitcher; muddle and strain.
  2. Add rum and stir to combine.
  3. Place crushed ice in 4 cocktail glasses, distribute evenly and top off with seltzer.
  4. Garnish with cilantro sprigs and lime slices

 

5. Pink Tequila

Oubly Pink Tequila cocktail recipe

Source: Girls Guide To

Servings: around 6 Ingredients:

  • 6 cups chopped watermelon
  • 1 pint strawberries
  • 6 limes, juiced
  • 1 tablespoon agave nectar
  • 10 oz white tequila

Instructions:

  1. In a blender, combine all of the ingredients except for the tequila.
  2. In a pitcher, add a few cups of ice, and top off with tequila.
  3. Stir in the blender mixture to the pitcher.
  4. Serve over ice

 

Paulina Kay

Paulina Kay

is an artist, photographer, kitten lover and milkshake enthusiast who grew up in Michigan and moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in fine art and sunbathing. She hopes to one day marry Trueblood's Alexander Skarsgard.

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