Summer Drink Recipes

Summer Sippers

Sip on these refreshing alcoholic and non-alcoholic summer drink recipes.


Mar 22, 2016

Amanda's Brazilian Lemonade

By Amanda G
My husband fell in love with the lemonade at a Brazilian restaurant & I set out...
Oct 29, 2015

Liquid Almond Joy

By Thea Pappalardo
My husband asked for a mudslide the other night. I was pouring them and I...
Oct 16, 2015

A RED HAT "SCARLETT FLOZZIE" VODKA MARTINI

By Nancy J. Patrykus
I have been trying to come up with a special cocktail for my group of Red...
Jul 21, 2015

Frosty Cranberry Shrub

By Jennifer Enders
I love anything with cranberry in it. This is great for anytime, winter or summer.
Jun 10, 2015

Strawberry Lime Slush

By Ashley Lemon
If you love tangy and sweet strawberries this is for you! This is an adult strawberry...
Aug 6, 2014

Jeanne's Very Berry Smoothie

By Jeanne Gliddon
I love smoothies and when I make them, I tend to put all things fruity that...
Jun 4, 2014

Peppermint Chiller

By Tanya Jones
I planted a peppermint plant last year and was trying to decide what to do with...
Jun 3, 2014

Skinny Mocha Coffee Frappe

By Jana Jones
I LOVE those pricey frozen coffee drinks but there's not one anywhere along my morning commute....
Jun 3, 2014

Bullfrog

By Renée G.
These are something of a cross between a fruit smoothie and a cocktail.
May 2, 2014

Tipsy Peach Lemonade

By Maggie M
This one is very inviting on a hot afternoon but be careful .. it's a sneaker...
Apr 10, 2014

Hibiscus Sparkler

By Jennifer H
Mimosa goes to the tropics! Perfect brunch companion.
Apr 3, 2014

BONNIE'S: THE ULTIMATE MARGARITA

By Bonnie !
This is the best margarita you will ever drink! It took a while to fine-tune this...
Apr 3, 2014

Cayden's Carribean Cooler

By cayden stillwell
I wanted a to make dessert and decided on a smoothie. My grandma said...
Mar 28, 2014

Peach Wine

By G F
Refreshing summer drink.
Feb 26, 2014

Pomegranate Margarita

By Grace Pulley
Love pomegranates and just purchased a case through my local co-op last week and used some...
Jul 23, 2013

Watermelon Mint Lemonade

By Debbie W
Nothing says summer more than watermelon. The sweetness of the watermelon and lemon compliment each other...
Feb 14, 2013

Kahlua Mocha Frappe

By Mary Lee
Mmm mmm good! Great couples drink.
Feb 8, 2013

Cupcake Martini

By Tara Pacheco
A friend brought this recipe over my house this weekend - and we made a few...
Sep 26, 2012

Tranquillo

By Tess Geer
This delicious drink is served at Firefly, a Kimpton restaurant, in Washington DC. It's one of...
Aug 22, 2012

Lynn & Paul's Fruit Tea

By Linda Barker
My neice gave me this recipe several years ago, we really like the blend of juices.
Jul 26, 2012

Rum Coconut Slush

By ali Bresnahan
I made this drink for my honey for Fathers Day...yummy.
Jul 20, 2012

Watermelon Lemonade Cooler

By Brenda-Lee Barajas
This is sooo yummy. Very easy to make and put together. When I drink this it...
Mar 9, 2012

Bourbon Slush

By Patti Petty
A great mild burbon-flavored beverage to sip on summer evenings--or any other time! Easy, easy, easy.
Mar 9, 2012

Dirty Banana Cocktail

By Lynda Hayes
Back in the 70's everyone played cards on Saturday night I was growing up and there...
22 Refreshing Summer Dinner Salads

22 Refreshing Summer Dinner Salads


On a hot night, a refreshing summer salad is a fantastic dinner option. Serve one of these easy salad recipes to your family and you won’t hear complaints about salad for dinner. Packed with flavor and made with simple ingredients, you won’t be heating the kitchen for a long period when preparing dinner. Plus, these […]

17 Quick and Easy Lunch Recipes

17 Quick and Easy Lunch Recipes


Looking for lunch ideas? Bored of the same old, same old? We’re here for you. These 17 quick and easy lunch recipes are filling enough to get you through to dinner (and not one is a green salad). If you want something hot or cold, healthy or indulgent, there’s a recipe for you.

Fresh Corn Recipes That Make Tasty Side Dishes

Fresh Corn Recipes That Make Tasty Side Dishes


We’re not all lucky enough to have fields to grow fresh corn, but thankfully it’s abundant at the market. And while zucchini is one of the most popular summer veggies (even though it’s technically a fruit), I really think corn on the cob ranks at the top. I look forward to enjoying it each summer. […]