Try Out These Summer Inspired Cocktails!

Summer is here! It’s hot and sunny, and you could use a drink to cool off! Why not try one of these great Summer inspired cocktails? After all, it’s 5 o’clock somewhere so take a little sip of Summer!

The Beach TowelThe Beach Towel Drink

Makes Two Servings

4 oz. white rum
3 oz. simple syrup
1 oz.fresh lime juice
10 strawberries
½ oz. heavy cream
1 small banana, sliced

Using blender, blend half the rum, syrup, juice, berries, and 1 ½ cups ice together. Pour into 2 glasses; freeze. Blend remaining rum, syrup, juice, cream, bananas, and 1 ½ cups ice. Pour over strawberry blend.

The Beach BreezeThe Beach Breeze

1 oz. Pineapple Rum
1 oz. Coconut Rum
2 oz. Orange Juice
2 oz. Pineapple Juice
1 oz. Grenadine
Cherry for garnish

Pour the two Rums into an ice filled glass. Add the 2 juices, stir, and then add the Grenadine. You can stir again, or just let the Grenadine settle to the bottom of your glass. Garnish with a Cherry, add a long straw, and enjoy your delicious Beach Breeze.

Watermelon MargaritaWatermelon Margaritas

3 ounces fresh watermelon juice (blend approx. 3 cups of watermelon until smooth)
Juice of 1.5 limes
1 ounce fresh-squeezed orange juice
2 ounces tequila
1 teaspoon sugar or agave

Add all of the ingredients into a shaker with ice and shake for 20 seconds. Strain over a glass with ice.

Pina Colada Summer CocktailsClassic Piña Colada

Makes 4 Servings

1/2 cup rum
1/4 cup coconut milk
1/4 cup pineapple chunks
1/2 cup coconut cream
ice, enough to fill half the blender
slices of pineapple, optional for garnish
maraschino cherry, optional for garnish

Mix ingredients in a blender and serve. Garnish with cherry or pineapple slice.


Read More From OceanIsleBeach:

Ocean Isle Beach Waterfront Market Delicious foodstuffs!  All kinds of baked goods, fresh produce and a broad range of quality handcrafted items. The OIB Market will be at 11 E. Second Street. Hours of operation will be from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. each Tuesday starting May 29th and end...
Recipe: Seafood Enchiladas Cheesy, gooey, with the oh so good flavor of crab and shrimp—people will be fighting over these. You may even want to make a double batch. Ingredients: 1 Tablespoon unsalted butter 1/2 cup finely diced onion 2 Large cloves fresh mince...
Outdoor Movie Nights at Ocean Isle Beach! The Town of Ocean Isle Beach will have free outdoor movie nights this summer. The movies will be held in the lot adjacent to the Museum of Coastal Carolina. The movies will start at 8 pm and are FREE! There will be food vendors on site, so bri...
2018 Ocean Isle Beach Free Concert Schedule All you music lovers out there get ready to enjoy this summer's lineup. The Ocean Isle Beach Free Concert Series is back! May 25th  through September 7th, 2018 with its usual roster of beach music, shag, oldies, and rock and roll. If you're in...