Easy Summer Cocktails

Shortcut versions of three refreshing classics.

Pitchers of summer cocktailsQuentin Bacon

Summer cocktails should bring instant gratification, but too many traditional recipes require a dizzying array of ingredients and an arsenal of bar tools. These quick, easy-to-make drinks will leave you plenty of energy to be the life of the party.


The Recipes

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If you don’t have a Parmesan rind on hand, try stirring in ¼ cup grated Parmesan just before serving.