As it hits 30°C this afternoon, kick back and make one of these deliciously light and cooling alcoholic drinks...
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This super easy cocktail doesn't call for a shaker and just one spirit.
What you need:
Kiwi fruit, lime, sugar syrup, lemongrass stalk, crushed ice
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This muddling of watermelon and bourbon is a light, refreshing and the perfect non-sweet drink for summer.
Bourbon ,watermelon, cucumber, basil leaves, dashes bitters, sweet vermouth
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The easy treat mixes our childhood-favourite slushies with champagne.
Oranges, peach, ice cubes, orange juice, champagne
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Since it's far too hot for tea or coffee, try this wonderfully fruity take on the ice tea.
Strawberries, sugar, water, tea bags
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A creamy drink that can easily step in as a summer dessert.
Bananas, lime juice, granulated sugar, coconut milk, ice cubes, lime