Raise your glass to Independence Day, the Founding Fathers and equality with these easy-to-make cocktails.
Patriot cocktail, Waikiki Coconut Strawberry Soda, Ciroc Blue Cocktail
What are you doing on the 4th of July? Heading on over to a house party, barbecue, beach or cabin in the woods? Are you hosting a family get together on Independence Day? Whether you’re coming or going, there will be cocktails! If you’ve been looking for themed cocktails—try the Firecracker Red Manhattan, Miss Independence,or the Cruzan Caribbean Dream--a nod to Christopher Columbus, without whom, we'd be celebrating Independence Day somewhere else.
Looking for a holiday cocktail that’s low calorie and healthy? There’s the Red White and Blue Sangria and the Waikiki Coconut Strawberry Soda made with ingredients that come from Hawaii, whose statehood was granted in 1959
Read on for all the recipes.
Red, White & Blue Sangria
2 Bottles of Bai5 Brasilia Blueberry
1 Can of Wakiki Coconut Bai Bubbles
1 750ml Bottle of White Wine
2 Cups of Strawberries (de-stemmed)
1 Cup of Fresh Raspberries
2 Cups of Blueberries
Place fruit in a large pitcher. Pour in white wine, Brasilia Blueberry Bai5 and Wakiki Coconut Bai Bubbles. Stir together and let sit in the fridge for at least 2 hours before serving to allow flavors to mix.
Cîroc Blue Cocktail
1 oz. CÎROC® Vodka
.5 oz. blue curacao
.25 oz. grapefruit juice
.5 oz. simple syrup
Garnish: Lemon wheel
Combine ingredients in a shaker with ice. Shake well. Strain into a martini glass.
Firecracker, Roman Candle, Miss Independence and more cocktails after the jump.