Summer is here, and the drinks are aflowin’. The hot months leave us dreaming of faraway vaycays that involve lounging near infinity pools and sipping cocktails garnished with mint and lime. Or maybe you envision yourself overlooking the ocean with a piña colada in hand.
As nice as that all sounds, a good old fashioned picnic is just as fun (and a whole lot cheaper!) as booking a flight to some tropical destination. Summer picnics make the perfect staycation activity. All you need is a blanket, some food and a few close friends—oh, and summer drinks!
You don’t need to be in the Bahamas to enjoy a minty mojito! All your bar favorites are surprisingly easy to whip up at home. Below you’ll discover how to concoct bevvies on the go, including plenty of recipes for alcohol-free peeps. Fill up your cooler with these fruity picnic drinks!