With Summer coming to a close, there is little time left to enjoy good summer drinks during the season for which there were intended...unless you're like some others who have drinks simply for the good taste and not care what season it is. With that in mind, here are a few drinks to welcome the end of summer to the beginning of fall. Note that you should always have ice ready when you are getting ready for some At Home Bartender fun.

Blue Drink

Rum With A View (original source)
2 oz Spiced Rum
½ oz Coconut Rum
2 oz Pineapple Juice
½ oz Blue Curacao
½ oz Lime Juice (fresh)
Garnish – Orange Wedge
How To:
Combine all the ingredients into a shaker with ice and then shake well. Next, strain the mixture into a glass with ice and then garnish with an orange wedge.

Baltimore Zoo

Baltimore Zoo (original source)
½ oz Silver Tequila
½ oz Gin
½ oz White Rum
½ Vodka
½ oz Triple Sec
3 oz Orange Juice
3 oz Grenadine Syrup
4 oz Beer (i.e. Budweiser)
How To:
Combine all ingredients, but the beer, in a pitcher with ice and then stir. After a good stirring, add the beer and stir that in, too.

Chi Chi

Chi Chi (original source)
2 oz vodka
1 oz Coconut Cream
4 oz Pineapple Juice
1 c Ice
Garnish – Pineapple Slice
How To:
Combine the ingredients into a blender and blend the mixture until it is all nice an smooth. Next, pour the concoction into a glass and garnish with a pineapple slice.
All, if not most, of these drink ingredients can be found at your local liquor store. Keep in mind that the summer heat is unforgiving and you need to make sure to drink plenty of water to keep hydrated and cool. Townsquare Media and KIXS 108 do not condone underage drinking and encourage you to drink responsibly. Have a safe and fun weekend!

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