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Mix It Up This Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day weekend is here! You've got the burgers on the grill, the music is pumping and all that's left to do is figure out what cocktails to serve. When your party calls for more than ice cold beer, I've got you covered.

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Mixology 101

You don't have to be a bartender to whip up something cool to drink. Below are a few of my favorite cocktails that need only a few ingredients and can be made in under 5 minutes.

Spiked Triple Berry Basil Lemonade

Spiked Triple Berry Basil Lemonade (Serves 8) - Courtesy of Megan Marlowe, Strawberry Blondie Kitchen1.5 cups Smirnoff Red, White & Berry8 cups lemonade1 cup basil syrup4 berry lemonade ice cup In a pitcher combine lemonade, vodka and basil syrup. Stir to combine. To serve, place 4 ice cubes into a high ball glass and top with lemonade cocktail.
Smirnoff

Spiked Triple Berry Basil Lemonade (Serves 8) - Courtesy of Megan Marlowe, Strawberry Blondie Kitchen

1.5 cups Smirnoff Red, White & Berry

8 cups lemonade

1 cup basil syrup

4 berry lemonade ice cup

In a pitcher combine lemonade, vodka and basil syrup. Stir to combine. To serve, place 4 ice cubes into a high ball glass and top with lemonade cocktail.

Tito's Rootbeer Float

Tito's Rootbeer Float1.5oz Tito’s Handmade Vodka1 bottle of root beer1-2 scoops of vanilla ice creamAdd Tito’s Handmade Vodka to glass. Top with root beer. Addvanilla ice cream. Enjoy!
Tito's Handmade Vodka

Tito's Rootbeer Float

1.5oz Tito’s Handmade Vodka

1 bottle of root beer

1-2 scoops of vanilla ice cream

Add Tito’s Handmade Vodka to glass. Top with root beer. Add

vanilla ice cream. Enjoy!

Blanco: Spicy Ginger Margarita

Spicy Ginger Margarita2 ounces Los Arango Blanco1 ounce lime juice½ ounce ginger simple syrup3 slices fresh cut jalapeñoTajín for rimRim your glass with TajínCombine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with iceShake to chill and combine ingredientsFine strain into a rocks glass over fresh iceGarnish & Enjoy!
Los Arango Tequila

Spicy Ginger Margarita

2 ounces Los Arango Blanco

1 ounce lime juice

½ ounce ginger simple syrup

3 slices fresh cut jalapeño

Tajín for rim

Rim your glass with Tajín

Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice

Shake to chill and combine ingredients

Fine strain into a rocks glass over fresh ice

Garnish & Enjoy!

Drink Responsibly!

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