For most people, summer is like a knight in shining armor. After long, chilly, summers where all you can do is sit at home, it can be easy to understand the excitement for summers. Children playing in the streets, summer dresses flowing, people partying at the beach or poolside; what else does a person want? – Drinks!
While we are at it, we are also aware of the steps we need to take to protect ourselves from this scorching heat. Keeping yourself hydrated is one of them. Drinking cool and refreshing drinks helps you to stay cool in this hot weather. We do need cool drinks during the summer; whether it is a party, a picnic, or when you come back home after a long, tiring, and a hot day.
Rather than always going back for the same, old sodas and coolers, this summer, try some drinks which are tasty as well as healthy. We have listed down some great options for you; try these and thank us later.
- Iced Coconut Matcha Latte:
Coconut is probably the best summer drink anyone can ever have. It provides lots of benefits and refreshes you instantly. Matcha is obtained from green tea leaves and has many benefits like improving metabolism, detoxify our body, provides fiber and vitamins, etc. The result is super yummy when coconut and matcha combine together along with cinnamon, coconut oil, honey, water, and lots of ice to make a cool and tasty summer drink.
Strawberry and Basil Mojito:
Strawberry is one of the most favorite and preferred fruits of summers. Everything gets delicious once you add strawberry to it; be it drinks or desserts. When you combine strawberry with basil leaves and lemon juice to make a mojito, it becomes an irresistible drink of any summer party. You can even combine it with rum to make it a cocktail for an adult party.
- Green Yaupon Sangria:
Yaupon is an evergreen plant which is very beneficial for our health. It provides nutrients and antioxidants to our body and prevents us from diseases like cancer. It is also good for people who have joint pains, high blood pressure, heart disease, strokes, and regular headaches. You can brew your yaupon tea like this and simply enjoy your tea or you can experiment to make a cool summer drink. To make green yaupon sangria, you need yaupon tea sachets, white wine, apple, lemon, orange, basil, hone, and soda. This is a very interesting combination of tasty and healthy drink for tea lovers.
- Watermelon slush:
Watermelon slush is probably one of the most hydrating and refreshing things you will drink all summer. It is perfect for any summer party and kids also love this drink as it is icy and sweet. The benefits of watermelon are known to all; so we can happily make this slush for our kids without any hesitation.
- Pink Lemonade:
Homemade pink lemonade is perfect for a house or beach party especially when it is a kiddie’s party. Pink lemonade is made up of sugar, lemon peels, lemon and cranberry juice, water, and a pinch of salt. Pink lemonade is very nice to look at and is even better when you taste it. This drink is highly recommended for all the lemon and cranberry lovers.