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    18 Summer Smash Drinks To Try

    All of these are best served poolside, beachside, and/or Netflix-side.

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    1. Strawberry Balsamic Smash

    Instead of strawberries, you could also muddle blackberries, mangoes, limes — whatever fruit you have on hand. Get the recipe.

    2. Watermelon Tequila Smash

    3. Bourbon Peach Basil Smash

    Just peachy. Get the recipe.

    4. Blackberry Pineapple Rum Smash

    5. Lemon Champagne Smash

    6. Blood Orange Bourbon Smash

    There Will Be Blood (Orange Bourbon Smashes at my next summer gathering, TYVM.) Get the recipe.

    7. Honey Plum Smash

    8. Mezcal Smash

    Sweetened with blackberries and a bit of agave. Get the recipe.

    9. Prosecco Smash with Plum and Thyme

    10. Strawberry Vodka Smash

    When life gives you lemons, use them to garnish spiked lemonade. Get the recipe.

    11. Cardamom Berry Smash

    Cardamom pods + water + sugar = your new favorite DIY simple syrup. Get the recipe.

    12. Peach Bourbon Thyme Smash

    13. Blackberry Sage Tequila Smash

    Whoever said tequila couldn't be ~classy~? Get the recipe.

    14. Meyer Lemon & Vanilla Bean Bourbon Smash

    15. Blackberry Bourbon Smash

    Pssst. There's beer in there, too. Get the recipe.

    16. Apple Ginger Smash

    Some people might say this is more of a fall cocktail. I'll drink on their behalf. Get the recipe.

    17. Kiwi Caipirinha Smash

    18. Rosemary Grapefruit Smash

    Cheers to summer. Get the recipe.

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