Categories: Lifestyle

Summer Cocktails to Enjoy in your Garden

Spring has well and truly arrived, garden socialising is back on the cards and our new Outdoor collection is launching today – three perfect reasons why it’s time to swot up on your summer cocktail recipes.

When the sun is shining and you have a welcoming garden to invite guests into, there’s nothing better than serving up a refreshing cocktail. We’ve shared three of our favourite recipes for the summer months below – including one which can be made virgin or boozy, dependent on your preference.

Get out your best cocktail glasses, stock up on ice and set up a home bar in your garden.

Negroni

Ingredients:

25ml dry gin

25ml vermouth

25ml Campari

Ice

Slice of orange to garnish

Recipe:

Pour the gin, vermouth and Campari into a mixing glass filled with ice and stir until the glass feels cold.

Strain into a drinking glass filled with large ice cubes.

Garnish with orange peel or an orange slice.

Peach Cooler

Ingredients:

Juice of 2 lemons

Juice of 2 limes

Slice of lemon or lime

Third of a jug – peach nectar or peach juice

Third of a jug – cloudy lemondade

Third of a jug – sparkling water

Splash of peach schnapps (optional)

Ice cubes

Recipe:

Add the juice of two lemons and two limes to a large jug.

Add a handful of ice cubes.

Fill up one third of the jug with peach nectar or peach juice.

Top the jug up to two-thirds with cloudy lemondade.

Fill the jug with sparkling water.

Add a dash of peach schnapps (optional).

Garnish with slices of lemon and/or lime.

El Pepino

Ingredients:

30ml tequila

8ml agave nectar (optional)

24ml lime juice

15ml pineapple juice

15ml cointreau

Basil leaf and lime wedge to garnish

Recipe:

Add all the ingredients into a glass filled with ice.

Stir until mixed.

Garnish with a basil leaf and lime wedge.

Emma

Creative Content Manager and Stylist

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