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12 Ways To Spike Your Favorite Virgin Summer Drinks

Nothing makes us nostalgic for summers past like cold lemonade. To be a little naughtier, try spiking your favorite summer drinks with these recipes, brought to you by Kahlúa. But get started by adding Kahlúa Salted Caramel to your iced coffee!

1. Blood Orange Ginger Beer Cocktails

Ginger beer is a yummy summer beverage that's really great as is — but why not make it better with the addition of blood oranges and tequila? Kitchenette Blog will show you how it's done!

2. Adult Root Beer Float

Root beer + vodka + ice cream = grown-up summer fun. This recipe from Fashionably Bombed also has instructions for making your own vanilla vodka.

3. Vodka Rosemary Lemonade Fizz

4. Boozy Arnold Palmer

Part lemonade, part iced tea, Arnold Palmers are a great way to refresh during the summer — especially after a round of golf or game of tennis. This recipe from Cook at Home Mom adds white wine for a boozy twist that's even more thirst quenching than the original.

5. Spiked Blueberry Mint Lemonade

Make the most out of blueberry season with this minty blueberry lemonade. This grown-up version from What's Gaby Cooking will hit the spot!

6. Coffee and Rum Milkshake

Rich and creamy milkshakes are among the best guilty pleasures of summer. This coffee milkshake from A Cozy Kitchen adds rum for an even guiltier pleasure.

7. Cherry Limeade Cocktails

8. Tangerine Sorbet Champagne Floats

Floats — part ice cream and part bubbly beverage — are a favorite indulgence in the summer months. This version from Completely Delicious uses champagne and sorbet for a sophisticated but frosty treat.

9. Coconut Rum Limeade Slushie

10. Cava Fruit Punch

No summer party is complete without fruit punch! This grown-up version from Heather Christo is just as festive and fruity as the original but gets a kick from vodka and sparkling white wine.

11. Spiked Strawberry Watermelon Agua Fresca

12. Dirty Shirley

Whether you’re on the go or on the beach, iced coffee is a summer favorite.

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Take it to the next level with Kahlúa Salted Caramel. It's specially blended to turn your virgin iced coffee into a "real" one.

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