3 Colorful Cocktails for the Fourth of July
Make your party sparkle with decked-out drinks. From a patriotic sangria to an updated cobbler, these sips are just as wow-worthy as the fireworks.
What’s more refreshing than white wine sangria? A fruity, frozen version that’s patriotic to boot. Each layer features a different fruity flavor, as well as a splash of fresh lime juice and a drizzle of agave nectar. Pour the slushie carefully to ensure the layers don’t blend, and then serve to eager guests.
Get the recipe: 4th of July Sangria
Combining bitter Campari with dry white wine and a splash of soda, this pretty pink spritz is an Italian classic—and a delightfully bright and bubbly way to sip the afternoon away. The simple ingredient list means you can serve a delicious cocktail while focusing on the rest of the menu, too.
Get the recipe: Bicicletta
Meet the original daytime drink. Sherry cobblers have been a staple of genteel sippers since the mid 1880s—and for good reason: they’re refreshing, grown-up, and low in alcohol. (Yes, that is permission to have another.) For a festive finish, pour over crushed ice and garnish with blueberries and fresh mint.
Get the recipe: Sherry Cobbler