Summer Cocktails with Herbs

Fresh herbs add depth to a variety of drinks. Whether you prefer something classic, like fresh mint, or more unexpected flavors such as thyme or basil, there's something here for everyone.

Blackberry-Mint Julep
Like the original, our julep features bourbon infused with mint. But this drink's signature sweetness is tempered by the tartness of blackberries, which also tint it a gorgeous shade of purple. Get the Blackberry-Mint Julep Recipe

Honeydew Mojitos with Melon Balls and Mint
Sure to be the most popular cocktail at your next party, these mint mojitos are updated with the addition of honey-sweet honeydew melon. Get the Honeydew Mojitos with Melon Balls and Mint Recipe

Frozen Bloody Marys
Garnished with fresh basil, these icy bloody Marys are a refreshing summer cocktail. Get the Frozen Bloody Marys Recipe

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Watermelon-Basil Margaritas
After a stay in the freezer, cubes of watermelon become "ice" for this margarita, which gets an herbal edge from basil-infused tequila. Get the Watermelon-Basil Margaritas Recipe

Pear-Rosemary Cocktails
Vodka is infused with fresh pears and mixed with rosemary syrup in this fall-inspired recipe. Get the Pear-Rosemary Cocktails Recipe

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