Escape with These Summer Cocktails!!!


Check out some of these recipes courtesy of mixologists across the country that will transport your taste buds to the beach with just a single sip! Take a weekend getaway any day with these delicious summer cocktails. 


Toasted Tropics - Whiteface Lodge

Toasted Tropics

Whiteface Lodge’s Lead Mixologist Zachary Blair (Lake Placid, New York)


·         2oz Leblon Cachaca

·         1oz Banana Liquor

·         .75oz Peach Syrup

·         2oz Pineapple Juice

·         3 dashes of Coffee Bitters

·         Splash of lime

·         Shake and roll into a Collins glass




Harlemese Sangria - Marriott Pompano Beach

Harlemese Sangria

McCoy’s Oceanfront at Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa


·         1.5oz St. Germain Elderflower Liqueur

·         4oz Reisling

·         In an ice-filled wine glass add strawberries, blueberries, mint lemon and orange

·         Pour St. Germain and Reisling and top with soda water



Mango Daiquri - Sea Crest Beach Hotel 

Mango Daiquiri

Red’s Restaurant & Lounge at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel (North Falmouth, Massachusetts)


·         3oz Mango Puree

·         .5oz Bacardi Gold

·         .5oz Sweet and Sour Mix

·         Blend with 1.5 cups of ice until smooth and frozen

·         Garnish with slice of orange and mint



Honeydew Cucumber Sour - Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain

Honeydew Cucumber Sour

elements at Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain (Paradise Valley, Arizona)


·         1oz Martin Miller’s Reformed Dry Gin

·         .5oz Freshly Pressed Lemon Juice

·         1.5oz Freshly Extracted Honeydew Jucie

·         ¼oz House Blended Clover Honey Syrup

·         1 dash Regan’s No. 6 Orange Bitters

·         Shake, pour and add sliced cucumber



Painted House Margarita - Harbor View Hotel

Painted House Margarita

Henry’s Bar at the Harbor View Hotel (Martha’s Vineyard)

·         2oz Silver Tequila

·         1oz Triple Sec

·         2oz of POM Pomegranate Juice

·         House Made Sour Mix (Mix two cups of simple syrup to one cup of lemon juice, one cup of lime juice, and 1/2 cup of grapefruit juice)

·         Salt

·         Lime wheel

·         Combine tequila, triple sec, sour mix and pomegranate juice over ice in a pint glass and shake back and forth into a metal shaker

·         Rim the pint glass with salt, pour contents from shaker into glass, and garnish with a lime wheel



Shape & Spice Cocktail - Sofitel New York

Shape & Spice Daiquiri

Gaby Bar at the Sofitel New York


·         2oz Lemon Voli Vodka

·         1oz Coconut Water

·         .5oz Ginger Puree

·         .5oz Fresh Lime Juice

·         1.5 dash Tabasco

·         3 Blackberries

·         Muddle vodka, coconut water, ginger puree, lime juice, tobacco and one blackberry

·         Pour into a high ball glass filled with ice

·         Top with club soda and two blackberries






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