Drink to the Red, White and Blue

Celebrating the Fourth of July?

That’s a given. But if you’re really committed to your theme, you’ll need red, white and blue cocktails. Luckily, we’ve paired up with CÎROC Vodka  for these great cocktail recipes to set the mood. Mix up a few pitchers and you’re good to go. Now, all you need are the fireworks!

Red Berry Sangria
Eight 5-ounce servings

  • 1 cup CÎROC Red Berry
  • 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 cup simple syrup
  • 2 cups chilled berry tea
  • 1 pint blackberries
  • 1 lemon, seeded and thinly sliced

Combine liquids in pitcher; add in fruit. Refrigerate one hour to meld flavors and serve over ice.

 

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White Peach
Eight 5-ounce servings

  • 2 cups CÎROC Peach
  • 3 cups Ginger Ale

Combine in a pitcher with ice.

  
CÎROC Blue
Eight 2-ounce martinis

  • 1 cup CÎROC Vodka
  • 1/2 cup Blue Curaçao
  • 1/2 cup simple syrup
  • 1/2 cup fresh grapefruit juice
  • 8 lemon wheels for garnish

Combine all ingredients in a large cocktail shaker with ice. Divide between eight small martini glasses; garnish with lemon wheel and serve.