15 Make-Ahead Pitcher Cocktails to Sip All Summer
Every summer shindig needs a refreshing cocktail. And since summer is a time for kicking back and relaxing, skip the made-to-order drinks — it's time for pitcher cocktails!
From sangrias to margaritas to mojitos, here are 15 cocktails to stir and shake before your guests arrive.
Sangria just might be the ultimate pitcher drink; it's a classic. And whether you go for a red wine version, or something super summery with watermelon, red berries, or peaches, it's an easy drink to prep before your party.
- How To Make Red Wine Sangria
- Sparkling Watermelon Sangria Recipe
- Sparkling White Peach Sangria
- Strawberry & Limoncello Rosé Sangria
- Summer Berry Sangria
Of course sangria isn't the only make-ahead pitcher drink to lean on this summer. Choose from spritzers, fruity margaritas, boozy lemonade, mojitos, and many more crowd pleasers.
Other Make-Ahead Cocktails
- 4th of July Wine Sparklers
- Strawberry Basil Margaritas
- Spiked Blueberry Basil Lemonade
- Peruvian Pisco Punch
- Sparkling Cojito
- Strawberry Gin Smash
- Grilled Pineapple Mojito
- Sparkling Spiked Peach Lemonade
- Beekeeper's Balm Cocktail
- Blueberry Lavender Vodka Spritzer