8 Refreshing Summer Drinks Recipes

By Eco-Age

Suns out, (reusable) straws out! What better way to spend the bank holiday weekend than lounging in the sun with an ice cold beverage - here are 8 delicious and simple summers drinks recipes for all the family to enjoy.


With the summer holidays looming, we're busy planning our family BBQs, garden parties, and weekends in the sunshine.  And of course with a busy summer calendar ahead, it's important to stay well hydrated with a refreshing ice cold drink in hand - especially in the heat. That's why we've pulled together some of our favourite summer drinks recipes - both alcoholic and non-alcoholic - to try this summer.

Top tip - Keep it as sustainable as possible using ethical spirits and mixers, organic and Fairtrade ingredients, and remember to compost any food waste.


Cocktails - with alcohol

Mocktails - without alcohol

For more drinks inspiration, see our ethical drinks guide.

Pair your homemade beverages with Alexandra's plant-based BBQ recipes: Charred Asparagus With A Broad Bean And Radish Salsa and Charred Herby Gem Lettuce With Lemon And Macadamia

8 Refreshing Summer Drinks Recipes