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15 Big-Batch Spring Cocktails You Can Make For $30 Or Less

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1. Watermelon Moscato Slush

The Kitchen Is My Playground / Via thekitchenismyplayground.com

Total cost: $17.58

Cost breakdown:

Watermelon: $6

Sugar: $2.79

1 lemon: $0.79

Moscato: $8

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2. Pineapple Sangria

Fed and Fit / Via fedandfit.com

Total cost: $28.76

Cost breakdown:

2 cans pineapple chunks in juice: $3.58

Basil: $2

Rum: $11

Riesling: $8

1 liter sparkling water: $1.29

Lemon juice: $2.89

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3. Sparkling Spiked Peach Lemonade

Total cost: $22.66Cost breakdown:Sugar: $2.79Frozen peaches: $3.691 liter sparkling water: $1.29Lemon juice: $2.89Vodka: $12Get the recipe
Maureen Petrosky via The Kitchn / Via thekitchn.com

Total cost: $22.66

Cost breakdown:

Sugar: $2.79

Frozen peaches: $3.69

1 liter sparkling water: $1.29

Lemon juice: $2.89

Vodka: $12

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4. Prosecco Sorbet Cocktails

Total cost: $26.07Cost breakdown:Prosecco: $9Angostura Bitters: $5Lemon sorbet: $4.79Orange sorbet: $4.79Mint: $2.49Get the recipe.
Baked Bree / Via bakedbree.com

Total cost: $26.07

Cost breakdown:
Prosecco: $9

Angostura Bitters: $5

Lemon sorbet: $4.79

Orange sorbet: $4.79

Mint: $2.49

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5. Raspberry-Rhubarb Collins Party Punch

Total cost: $29.39Cost breakdown:Rhubarb: $3Frozen raspberries: $4.49Sugar: 2.791 lemon: $0.79Gin: $152 Limes: $21 liter sparkling water: $1.29Get the recipe.
Simple Bites / Via simplebites.net

Total cost: $29.39

Cost breakdown:

Rhubarb: $3

Frozen raspberries: $4.49

Sugar: 2.79

1 lemon: $0.79

Gin: $15

2 Limes: $2

1 liter sparkling water: $1.29

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6. Big Batch Peach Bourbon Slush

Total cost: $26.98Cost breakdown:Frozen peaches: $3.69Lime juice: $2.29Honey: $5Whiskey or bourbon: $16Get the recipe.
The Roasted Root / Via theroastedroot.net

Total cost: $26.98

Cost breakdown:

Frozen peaches: $3.69

Lime juice: $2.29

Honey: $5

Whiskey or bourbon: $16

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7. Bourbon Peach Lemonade Punch

Love and Olive Oil / Via loveandoliveoil.com

Total cost: $27.86

Cost breakdown:

Sugar: $2.79

Lemon juice: $2.89

Frozen peaches: $3.69

Mint: $2.49

Whiskey: $16

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8. Mimosa Pitchers

Total cost: $21.16Cost breakdown:2 oranges: $3.002 lemons: $1.58Prosecco: $9.00Orange juice: $3.99Cranberry Juice: $3.59Get the recipe.
Diethood / Via diethood.com

Total cost: $21.16

Cost breakdown:

2 oranges: $3.00

2 lemons: $1.58

Prosecco: $9.00

Orange juice: $3.99

Cranberry Juice: $3.59

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9. Tropical Rum Punch

Total cost: $30.25 Cost breakdown:Cranberry Juice: $3.59Pineapple chunks in juice: $1.79Vodka: $12Peach Schnapps: $6.99Cream of coconut: $2.39Frozen strawberries: $3.49Get the recipe.
Living Locurto / Via livinglocurto.com

Total cost: $30.25

Cost breakdown:

Cranberry Juice: $3.59

Pineapple chunks in juice: $1.79

Vodka: $12

Peach Schnapps: $6.99

Cream of coconut: $2.39

Frozen strawberries: $3.49

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10. Pear Ginger Sangria

Total cost: $24.98 Cost breakdown:Riesling: $9Ginger brandy: $9.493 pears: $3.001 orange: $1.001 piece ginger: $2.49Get the recipe.
Cake n Knife / Via cakenknife.com

Total cost: $24.98

Cost breakdown:

Riesling: $9

Ginger brandy: $9.49

3 pears: $3.00

1 orange: $1.00

1 piece ginger: $2.49

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11. Cucumber Gin & Tonic Pitchers

Total cost: $23.58Cost breakdown:2 cucumbers: $2Gin: $152 liters tonic water: $3.58Optional limes for garnish: $3Get the recipe.
Joe Lingeman via The Kitchn / Via thekitchn.com

Total cost: $23.58

Cost breakdown:

2 cucumbers: $2

Gin: $15

2 liters tonic water: $3.58

Optional limes for garnish: $3

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12. Rosé Lemonade

Crazy For Crust / Via crazyforcrust.com

Total cost: $12.88

Cost breakdown:

Rosé wine: $9

1 liter sparkling water: $1.29

Pink lemonade (or frozen concentrate): $2.59

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13. Spicy Grapefruit Margaritas

Total cost: $26.35Cost breakdown:Jalapeno slices: $0.99Sugar: $2.79Lime juice: $2.29Grapefruit juice: $4.19Tequila: $15Chili powder: $1.09Get the recipe.
Garnish With Lemon / Via garnishwithlemon.com

Total cost: $26.35

Cost breakdown:

Jalapeno slices: $0.99

Sugar: $2.79

Lime juice: $2.29

Grapefruit juice: $4.19

Tequila: $15

Chili powder: $1.09

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14. Strawberry Gin Smash

Total cost: $27.06Cost breakdown:Sugar: $2.792 limes: $2Frozen strawberries: $3.49Gin: $151 liter sparkling water: $1.29Mint: $2.49Get the recipe.
Faith Durand via The Kitchn / Via thekitchn.com

Total cost: $27.06

Cost breakdown:

Sugar: $2.79

2 limes: $2

Frozen strawberries: $3.49

Gin: $15

1 liter sparkling water: $1.29

Mint: $2.49

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15. Watermelon Cucumber Mojitos

The Girl on Bloor / Via thegirlonbloor.com, The Girl On Bloor / Via thegirlonbloor.com

Total cost: $24.77

Cost breakdown:

Watermelon: $6

1 cucumber: $0.99

2 limes: $2

Mint: $2.49

Vodka: $12

1 liter sparkling water: $1.29

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16. Coconut Margaritas

With Salt and Wit / Via withsaltandwit.com

Total cost: $29.69

Cost breakdown:

1 can coconut milk: $1.99

Tequila: $15

Triple Sec: $7

1 liter coconut water: $3.69

2 limes: $2

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