Okay, let's get this out of the way..."Hello...blah blah blah." "Hope your day is going well...blah blah blah" (Insert important message about healthy living and responsibility to not only yourself but those around you) "Stay hydrated during heat...blah blah blah." With the pleasantries out of the way, let us proceed to the Drink Mixing!

Anne Petersen

Blinker (original source)
Ingredients:
2 oz Rye Whiskey
½ oz Grapefruit Juice
¼ oz Raspberry Syrup
Garnish – Grapefruit Twist
How To:
Combine ingredients into a shaker with ice and shake well. Then strain into a chilled glass and garnish with the grapefruit twist.

(I may have made more than the recommended amount...)

Cool Colada Shooter (original source)
Ingredients:
1 oz Pineapple Vodka (i.e. Van Gogh)
½ oz Coconut Vodka
½ oz Pineapple Juice
How To:
Combine the ingredients into a shaker with ice and shake well. Then strain the mixture into a shot glass and…Boom! Down the Hatch!

Fidelito (original source)
Ingredients:
12 oz Modelo Negra
1½ oz Casa Noble Reposado Tequila
½ oz PIMM’S The Original No. 1
1 oz Lime Juice
1 oz Vanilla Syrup
2 dashes (1/4 tsp) Bitters
Garnish – Mint Leaves
How To:
Combine the ingredients into a shaker with ice, except the Modelo Negra and garnish, and shake well. Then pour the mixture into a glass with ice and top off with the Modelo Negra, and finally garnish with mint leaves.

Casa Ginger Mint Paloma (original source #14)
Ingredients:
2 oz Casamigos Reposado
1½ oz Grapefruit Juice
1 oz Fresh Lime Juice
½ oz Sugarcane Syrup
½ oz Ginger Syrup
8-10 Mint Leaves (muddled)
Garnish – Grapefruit Wheel, Mint Sprig
How To:
Combine all the ingredients into to a shaker with ice and shake well. Next, pour the mixture into a tall glass with ice and garnish with the mint sprig and grapefruit wheel.

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!