Shake Up Your Summer Cocktail Routine with Barmalade® Fruit Mixers

Nothing says summer like clear, sunny skies and a warm breeze. Why not enhance this season with your new favorite refreshing cocktail from Barmalade®? Whether you like tropical, sweet, citrusy, or floral nuances, there’s a flavor you will love. Bring luscious summer vibes to your next get-together or at-home happy hour with any type of spirit. The best well-balanced drinks feature an array of flavors in delicious combinations that keep you sipping away in pure bliss. Below are a few of the absolute best, fruity, boozy summer cocktails to enjoy when the weather warms up!


Cocktail Recipes Made Easy with All Natural Barmalade®

Summer is the optimal time to break out the blender or cocktail shaker! Looking for jaw-dropping cocktail ideas for 2022? With Barmalade®, it has never been easier to craft custom homemade drinks with natural, mouth-watering ingredients. No one will know you only spent seconds making these artisanal cocktails with Barmalade® cocktail mixers. 

Barmalade® keeps it real, with premium fruit ingredients made into delicious drink mixers that will revolutionize how you do summer. Never anything artificial, and always loaded with fruit forward (not sugary) flavor. Go ahead and skip the nasty preservatives and upgrade your cocktail with Barmalade®’s all natural fruit mixers. Guaranteed to make your taste buds sing! 

Now that you know why to try Barmalade®, here are some of the best summer drink recipes for 2022!

The Mojito

When life gives you lemons, you make lemonade. When life gives you limes, it’s mojito time! Mojitos are a summer classic, and they’re tangy, fresh, and perfect for cooling off on hot summer nights. If you want something to freshen up your palette, a mojito cocktail is a perfect choice. 

Blackberry Mint Mojito Recipe

cocktail recipes for summer

Ready to make a mojito that everyone will rave about? Ripe blackberries star in this tasty take on a classic cocktail. This decadent blackberry mojito recipe features juicy blackberry notes with crisp mint for a taste reminiscent of a summer mountain escape. Then, tart lime adds a refreshingly tangy twist to this summertime favorite. All you’ll need to bring is limes, club soda, and white rum for this one. The Blackberry-Mint Barmalade® does the rest! 


  • 1-ounce Blackberry-Mint Barmalade® 
  • 1 ½ ounce White Rum
  • ½ ounce Fresh Lime Juice
  • Club Soda (Topper)


Combine all of the above ingredients, except for the club soda, into a shaker. Next, add ice and shake vigorously. Pour into a tall glass. Top with the club soda, and enjoy!

The Daiquiri

Daiquiris are delicious summer cocktails that implement fruity ingredients for the perfect splash of sweet, cold flavor. There are many ways to make a daiquiri unique with various fruit infusions. Cool off and let your cares melt away as you savor each sip!

Passionfruit-Pineapple Daiquiri

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This passionfruit-pineapple daiquiri recipe is perfect for those who love the boozy tropical flavors of island-inspired beverages. Passionfruit-Pineapple Barmalade® gives this cocktail a sweet, tangy boost for the freshest tropical flavors imaginable! It’s like an island paradise in your mouth. 


  • 1-ounce Passionfruit-Pineapple Barmalade® 
  • 1 ½ ounce of Plantation Pineapple Rum
  • ½ ounce Humboldt Spiced Rum
  • ¼ ounce Blue Chair Bay Banana Rum
  • 1-ounce Pineapple Juice
  • ¼ ounce Fresh Lime Juice
  • 1 Lime Wheel (Garnish)


Combine all of the above ingredients into your shaker. Now, add ice and shake everything vigorously—strain into a coupe glass. Garnish with a lime wheel or fresh fruit of your choice.

The Whiskey Sour

Whiskey sours feature the perfect balance of sweetness and tanginess with highlights of your favorite velvety whiskey. Egg whites are used to make a whiskey sour thicker, and creamier. Topped with your favorite garnish, what more could you want? This drink is silky in texture and goes down oh-so-smooth. There is a reason whisky sours have been a favorite for over a century! 

Grapefruit Whiskey Sour

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While there are many whiskey sour recipes to choose from, this is easily one of the best around. It balances the classic nuances of whisky with the distinctive taste of grapefruit and floral elderflower! This grapefruit whiskey sour recipe implements all of your classic favorites and so much more. If you enjoy the freshness of ruby red grapefruit, it will light up your taste buds like nothing else. Bourbon and sour lemon juice add to the delightful nuances for the perfect balance of tart sweetness. Just watch out, when you make this grapefruit whiskey sour using grapefruit-elderflower Barmalade®, you might fall in love. 


  • 1-ounce Grapefruit-Elderflower Barmalade® 
  • 2 ounces of Bourbon
  • ½ ounce Fresh Lemon Juice
  • 1 Strained Egg White


Combine all ingredients into a shaker, add ice, and shake vigorously.

Strain into a coupe glass and garnish as desired.


Sangrias are incredibly refreshing with red or white wine. The sangria is classy and elegant without feeling stuffy or overdressed. Loaded with flavor and perfect for sipping any time, there are many ways to make a sangria. What better way to relax on a sultry summer day than with your favorite fruit and wine combo? 


Sunrise Blood Orange-Guava Sangria

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If you are a sangria fan, you will adore this blood orange guava sangria recipe featuring the sweet, tangy taste of blood oranges and the complex flavor of fresh guava fruit. With Blood Orange-Guava Barmalade®, this drink is easily one of the best sangria recipes. You will love the deep sweet notes that guava manages to add to this drink, not to mention the naturally rich color! It’s pure heaven. 


  • 1-ounce Blood Orange-Guava Barmalade®
  • 1½ ounces of Absolut Elyx Vodka
  • ¼ ounce Cointreau
  • ¼ ounce PAMA Pomegranate Liqueur
  • ¼ ounce Lemon Juice
  • 3 ounces of Albariño White Wine
  • 6-10 Pomegranate Seeds (Garnish)


Combine all of the ingredients in a shaker, then add ice. Shake vigorously to combine everything. Pour the drink into a wine glass and sprinkle the pomegranate seeds on top as a garnish.

Dive into Pure Summer Bliss with the Benefits of Barmalade® fruit mixers.

No doubt about it, Barmalade® is perfect for a range of drinks. All Barmalade® mixers are 100% natural, with no artificial colorings, artificial flavors, or high fructose corn syrups. Which is great news for those who want to reap the benefits of real fruit! Barmalade® mixers are also free of artificial preservatives for wholesome goodness that feels as great as it tastes. 

You’ll be hooked once you’ve seen how easy it is to make handcrafted drinks with Barmalade®. The intense flavors of Barmalade® can effortlessly bring the perfect balance to any beverage you decide to create. Jam-packed with fruit, Barmalade is here to revolutionize how you kick back and relax this summer!

Versatile and Loaded with Great Flavor 

Sometimes, opening up a mixer is a bittersweet experience. After all, lots of mixers are designed to be used immediately after opening or have short shelf lives. Not to mention, they are watered down and lack flavor. 

With Barmalade®, less is more. Unlike other boring mixers, Barmalade® uses high-quality fruit for more cocktails and fun per ounce. Perfect for batching cocktails for that large group you’re entertaining! 

Drinking solo? No problem! After opening, they have a 30-day refrigerated shelf life so you can be sure to enjoy every last drop. 

Whether you are relaxing at home or throwing a summer bash, Barmalade® has your back.

The Simplest Path to Craft Cocktails from Home

Are you ready to get the party started? It’s as easy as choosing your favorite Barmalade® flavor, choosing your favorite spirits, and adding ice! Add a spritz of lime or garnish with fresh fruit pieces for the final gourmet touch. It’s the most revolutionary thing in the cocktail world since… well, cocktails! 

As you can see, Barmalade® can be used to craft some of the most delicious cocktails for summertime fun. Spend less time in the kitchen and more time soaking in summer with Barmalade® mixers. The benefits of Barmalade® are simply undeniable! 

Barmalade® benefits:

  • 100% Natural 
  • Delicious and Unique Flavors 
  • Makes Craft Cocktails Easier than Ever 
  • Jam-packed with Fruit 
  • Gluten-free 
  • A Little Goes a Long Way 
  • 30-day Shelf Life After Opening 
  • Versatile for an Array of Drinks

Find Your Favorite Barmalade® Flavors Now

We hope that you’ve found something to delight your taste buds in this list of the best mixed drinks for summer! Want to see more? Shop all of Barmalade®’s products now and find your next summer cocktail favorite. This summer is sure to be tastier with the natural ingredients and unforgettable flavor bliss of Barmalade® Mixers!

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