To beat this summer's heat, your drink will need an extra boost. Here’s a few “cool" cocktails from around the world that include natural cooling agents such as lavender, mint, aloe and more!
Key Lime Margarita at the Southernmost Beach Resort
Key West is known for the Key Limes, this drink embodies the famed little fruit and is the perfect mix of savory with citrus that makes it a unique twist on a classic, which is available at The Southernmost Beach Resort Guests can experience the freshest Key Lime Margarita in the area the made Key Limes famous. The drink is made with Casamigos Blanco, Key Lime Pie Liquor, Orange Juice, Key Lime Juice. Guests can sip on this spirited drink while relaxing at the newly renovated resort which is known for their lush gardens, endless sea views, and sandy beaches.
‘Honest’ Mocktail at Corazón Cabo Resort & Spa
Stay cool this summer at the newest, hottest luxury property in Cabo - Corazón Cabo Resort & Spa. Apart from two stunning oceanfront infinity pools overlooking the famous Cabo arch and an array of fun water activities to choose from like crystal kayaking and snuba, the resort offers another type of liquid that can help guests beat the extreme heat this season - inspirational mocktails. Their ‘Honest’ mocktail is made with mint which acts as a refreshing cooling agent, along with lemon, cucumber, pineapple juice, citrus juice, and house-made ginger soda for an honestly revitalizing experience.
Cucumber Martini at Quintessence Hotel, Relais & Châteaux
Nothing pairs better with the crystal white sands and turquoise waters of Anguilla's Long Bay Beach than a refreshing cucumber martini at Quintessence, aka “the Tropical Grand Mansion.” The hotel's award-winning Julian's restaurant serves this delicious drink, made with cucumber juice, St-Germain, and Tanqueray, to help you relax after a long day at the beach. The hotel boasts an impressive collection of Caribbean artwork and an onsite art gallery curated by Hotel Owner Geoffrey Fieger, a sprawling infinity pool, private beach access, and butler service. It's the ideal destination for complete relaxation and rejuvenation.
Escape to Barbados at VASO | AC Hotel Columbus Dublin
Cool off in the city by imagining you’re in the islands! What better way to enjoy a refreshing cocktail than in lush cabanas on a rooftop overlooking panoramic views of Dublin, Ohio and the Scioto River. Head to the 8th floor of the AC Hotel Columbus Dublin to the hotel’s rooftop restaurant and bar, VASO, serving creative craft cocktails that are sure to take your tastebuds on a tropical vacation. Sip on the Escape to Barbados, a refreshing mix of Butterfly Pea Flower Watershed Guild Gin, lemon, and lavender honey syrup topped off with a dehydrated lemon. Not only will this drink cool you down on a warm summer day, but it will also look great in photos. With accolades from Tasting Table to Architectural Digest, this hidden Midwest gem boasts a swanky atmosphere and a Spanish-inspired menu that bring the summer vacation to you.
“Kiwi Be Friends?” Cocktail at Hyatt Centric Las Olas
South Florida is no stranger to heat & humidity, which is why Harborwood Urban Kitchen located inside of the Hyatt Centric Las Olas is mixing up just the drink that can help you beat the summer heat. “Kiwi Be Friends?” is a refreshing cocktail containing good-for-you ingredients. The Grey Goose based drink consists of kiwi, one of the best summer fruits due to the cooling effect they have on the body, coconut water, best known for its hydrating properties, lemon grass, fresh lemon juice and St-Germain. After sipping on this delicious-delight, head up to
Elev8, and cool off in the property’s sleek 8th floor pool and bar where skyline views and larger than life murals await.