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An ode to outdoor drinking

Story, photography and recipe adaptations by Mandy Pellegrin When the weather starts to warm up, I’ll often find myself sitting at work, eyeing the clock, allowing my mind to wander towards visions of refreshing cocktails – always on the rocks and best served on a patio. Outdoor drinking, my friends! In recognition of this great, American summer pastime, we are sharing four of our favorite summer cocktails perfect for sipping on a balcony, a rooftop or a backyard.

Arnold Palmer

Gin & Tonic

INGREDIENTS: 1 part Sweet Tea Vodka, 1 part Lemonade

INGREDIENTS: 1 part Gin, 1 part Tonic Syrup, 2 parts Club Soda*

DIRECTIONS: Stir ingredients together in a glass of ice. Garnish with a mint sprig.

DIRECTIONS: Mix ingredients together in a glass of ice. Garnish with a slice of lime. *If you don’t have access to a specialty tonic syrup, substitute the tonic syrup and club soda for 3 parts tonic water (but spring for the good stuff, won’t ya?).

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