Summer Sipping

Everything you need for the perfect backyard beverage.

Glasses filled with lemons and mint

1. Raise the Bar

Shake book with cocktail items

The W&P Mason Shaker Set contains essential tools for refreshing summer beverages: muddler, jigger, shaker, and Shake, a book full of inspiring drink recipes. $69.
www.wandpdesign.com

2. Build Your Base

Q tonic water

Ideal for a range of mocktails and cocktails, Q tonic and club soda are both exceptionally clean-tasting and fiercely bubbly. The tonic is sweetened with agave only. About $9 for a four-pack. www.qdrinks.com

3. Draw Straws

Biodegradable Hay Straws

These entirely biodegradable drink straws from Hay! are made out of wheat stems and are perfect for your next zero-waste party. Available in tall and cocktail sizes. $7–$8.
www.haystraws.com

4. Squeeze Me

Chef’n FreshForce juicer with lemons

Fresh citrus can make a drink, and the Chef’n FreshForce juicer squeezes citrus easily and efficiently. You get maximum juice with a minimum of messy effort. $25.
www.chefn.com

5. Bitter Up

Bottle of Bittercube bitters

Potent and pungent, Bittercube bitters have beautifully unique flavor profiles. We’re especially fond of Jamaican No. 2, with its notes of grapefruit, hibiscus, and clove. $10.
www.bittercube.com

 

Want some summer sipping inspiration? Enjoy these “Summer Mocktail” recipes.

Photography by: John Mowers


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