Three Great Cocktails to Keep Summer Alive

While Summer 2019 is officially in the rear view mirror, the beautiful warmth of the season remains a little longer allowing us to continue to capture all that the summer represents — outdoor fun, relaxation and care free gatherings. With the help of some select accounts and bartenders across the country, Regatta is offering up three delicious “Indian Summer” inspired cocktail recipes to keep the season alive this fall or just about anytime a little dose of summer is required.

Osteria Leana – Oyster Bay, NY
Chef/Bartender: Peter Van Der Mije

RECIPE: Stormy Oyster
Sag Harbor Rum
Fernet Banca
Splash of Regatta Classic Ginger Beer
Garnish with Lime

Roey’s — New York City

Recipe: Watermelon Mule
Helix Vodka
Fresh watermelon juice
Regatta Ginger Beer
Lime & Watermelon garnish

Preparation: Combine the first three ingredients in a pouch or glass with ice. Garnish with a lime wedge and slice of fresh watermelon.

Bartender: Brian Balthazar

RECIPE: Cucumber Mule
Effen Vodka
Regatta Ginger Beer (recipe follows)
Fresh lime wedge

Preparation: Add vodka and Regatta Ginger Beer to a rocks glass with ice. Stir and garnish with a fresh lime wedge.

“It was a lot of fun working with these great accounts and bartenders to craft recipes that our adventurous, active and outdoor devoted consumers will love, summer or not” commented Sam Zarou, CEO of Regatta Craft Mixers.” But, you don’t have to live in cool weather markets to enjoy the taste of a delicious Indian Summer cocktail. These exceptional recipes made with Regatta Craft Mixers can be served up and enjoyed whenever the mood strikes no matter the temperature.”

Regatta Craft mixers are made with only the best natural ingredients and then crafted in small batches. All Regatta Mixers are American made, contain no artificial ingredients, no high fructose corn syrup, are non-GMO and are BPA and gluten-free. Regatta Classic Bermuda Stone Ginger Beer and Regatta Royal Oak Ginger Ale were recently awarded Double Gold and Regatta Dry Citrus Sparkling Tonic was awarded Gold at the 2019 prestigious SIP Awards, the industry’s only international competition judged exclusively by consumers.

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