Maaaaan, listen. It’s March. Summer is just around the corner. Ladies – I KNOW you’re working hard to get that bikini body; getting those abs nice and tight. Men, you’re bench pressing your weight in dumbbells (or barbells? I don’t lift); for the guns… We’re all doing squats in place; traveling from place to place in walking lunges. We’re ABOUT this fitness life right now.
Give me a High Five, homeslice.
You’re doing your thang, boo.
Soon (soon!) the smoky scent of a charcoal briquette will permeate your air spaces. And with that smoked brisket or those spare ribs slathered in barbecue sauce, you’re gonna drink. We drink over the summer. It’s what we do. Summer is Lush Cit-ay. I’m here to help, boo. I like to lush it up during the summer months. Here are 14 of my favorite boozy situations to embrace your inner lush this summer. You have exactly 14 weeks to learn the ins and outs of these cocktails.
Now in the words of Tone Loc – Let’s do it!
Cuba Libre is the Quintessential Summer Cocktail. It’s not a rum and coke. It’s a movement. Get the recipe here.
Do you love blueberries? How ‘bout limes? Tequila? You like smashing? I got you, boo. THIS Blueberry Lime Smash. Get the recipe here.
Summer is all about drinking lots of liquids, keeping hydrated. This Watermelon Agua Fresca Rum Cocktail keeps it light yet boozy. Get the recipe here.