7 Easy Cocktails for Alfresco Dining

Are you looking for quick and easy options for summertime cocktail recipes? Here are 7 Delicious Cocktails For those indoor/outdoor Gatherings. that are sure to please the whole family, especially the COOK…

Not a Bartender you say….  That’s OK.  We have put together….

7 Easy Cocktails for Alfresco Dining

You will Amaze your Friends, Family and even Yourself with these NEW Skills you have. 

7 EASY Cocktails for Alfresco Dining Recipes

Let’s Get these Liquid Refreshments  Started….

1. Gin & Tonic

Gin & Tonic. If you can say it, you can make it. Right? Right. 
The gin and tonic is one of the world’s great cocktails. It’s flavorful, crisp, refreshing, and, best of all, it’s delightfully simple: It contains little more than the ingredients that compose its name, served over ice and garnished with a lime wedge.

2. Margarita


This refreshing, simple-to-serve drink is perfect for any celebration. It is the most popular cocktail in restaurants and a favorite at home.

3. Ultimate Paloma

The paloma is a refreshing tequila cocktail from Mexico.
The paloma cocktail is a tequila drink that tastes delicious with other grapefruit soda varieties, or with fresh ingredients like grapefruit juice mixed with soda water.

The Campari cocktail is one of the best drinks to feature the distinctive Italian aperitif in all its glory. It’s an excellent choice to serve before dinner.

5. Cherry Cosmopolitan

Take one sip of this luscious drink and you will rediscover why cosmopolitans are the ultimate cocktail.

6. Martini

Wow your family and guests with charred asparagus, juicy steak, and a dash of rosemary garlic butter. YUM!

7. Olive Garden Watermelon Sangria (Copy Cat)

Seasoned tilapia served atop a bed of crispy slaw and wrapped in tortillas for a light family supper. You can substitute tilapia for salmon or shrimp even scallops.


I hope these 7 Easy Cocktail Recipes have Inspired you to Put Your Bartender Hat on mix up those Summer Favorites with ease!

I also hope you will join us weekly for Tips, Tricks and Ideas to KEEP your Home Beautiful and Functional.

Have these 7 Easy Cocktail Recipe Ideas helped you when it comes to trying a New Cocktail Recipe? What’s your favorite recipe? I want to know how you use the 7 Easy Cocktail Recipe Ideas  and what Cocktail (s) you tried. Share below!

Cheers! Cin Cin! Sláinte! Prost!

Thanks again for joining us and being a part of The City Cottage Family. I love when we can visit.

Please don’t  forget to Visit us over at:  Pinterest.  Share us with someone you know.“Sharing is Caring”

Until next time….. 

You Might Also Like

Disclosure: I only recommend products I would use my self and all opinions expressed here are my own. This post may contain affiliate links that at no additional cost to you I may earn a small commission. Read our full affiliate disclosure and privacy policy.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.