(Family Features) From pool parties to baseball games to backyard barbecues, this time of year provides a number of occasions to enjoy time with family and friends. This summer, take your gatherings to the next level with a fun and festive drink menu with cocktails that reflects the fresh flavors of the season.
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Perfectly Pink Punch
- 15 ounce can mandarin oranges in light syrup
- 1 cup fresh or frozen raspberries, thawed
- Juice from 1/2 lemon
- 1 ounce simple syrup
- 1 (750 milliliter) bottle Barefoot Refresh Perfectly Pink
- Club soda (optional)
Place mandarin oranges and syrup into pitcher. Add raspberries, juice from lemon and simple syrup. Top with pink spritzer. Serve over ice. Top with club soda if preferred.
So how does this week’s cocktail recipe sound to you? Is this something you would try?
Source: Gallo Barefoot