9 festive cocktails to beat the heat this Labor Day

Labor Day may signal the end of summer-- but that doesn't mean the party has to stop. Here are 12 boozy creation to keep the spirit of summer thriving well into fall.

  • 1. Bees Knees Mocktail

    Bees Knees Mocktail

    Sparkling ICE

    Everyone can cheers to the end of summer with this fruity mocktail made with Sparkling Ice! This fun and fruity drink offers the perfect mix of sweet and tart flavors.

    Bees Knees Mocktail Recipe

  • 2. Cucumber White

    Cucumber White


    This invigorating Cucumber White is made with Royal White Peony tea – a delicate straight white tea that’s creamy and cool, with notes of garden-picked snow peas. One sip is all it takes to beat the heat.

    Cucumber White Recipe

  • 3. Laughing Lizard

    Laughing Lizard


    Sip down this colorful and flavorful drink that uses new SoBe Spicy Limeade and Blue Curaco. 

    Laughing Lizard Recipe

  • 4. Blackberry Bramble

    Blackberry Bramble


    Celebrate the last shindig of the summer with the Blackberry Bramble. Simple, refreshing, and delicious, the Blackberry Bramble is the perfect cocktail to mix for a Labor Day bash or to lounge by the pool with a drink in hand.

    Blackberry Bramble Recipe

  • 5. Frozen Strawberry Negroni

    Frozen Strawberry Negroni

    Jeremy Ortel, Donna (Brooklyn)

    The Negroni cocktail is typically made of one part gin, one part vermouth rosso, and one part Campari, and garnished with orange peel. It is considered an apéritif. This version has a splash of orange, but adds some sweet simple syrup and a strawberry for color and flavor.

    Frozen Strawberry Negroni Recipe

  • 6. Blackberry Bourbon Smash

    Blackberry Bourbon Smash

    Crown Maple & Makers Mark

    With the mix of Crown Maple Syrup and Maker's Mark Bourbon, this drink is a smash hit. The flavors of blackberry, lemon, and the sweet maple make this a sweet treat to enjoy.

    Blackberry Bourbon Smash Recipe

  • 7. Sparkling Aviation

    Sparkling Aviation

    Brooklyn Winery

    Who doesn't love a good cherry drink on a hot day? Chill out with Brooklyn Winery's Sparkling Aviation, make with Brooklyn Winery Blanc de Blancs. The perfect balance of bubbles and liquor, the Sparkling Aviation is the perfect drink for your Labor day fun.

    Sparkling Aviation Recipe

  • 8. Black Diamond Swizzle

    Black Diamond Swizzle


    Cruzan Rum is the perfect go-to for the occasion, with it's strawberry garnish and bitter red liqueur. 

    Black Diamond Swizzle Recipe

  • 9. Pomegranate Sparkler

    Pomegranate Sparkler

    Santa Margherita

    With Labor Day approaching, it's time for fall fruits! Mix this iconic one with refreshing Santa Margherita Prosecco Superiore, a zesty punch of orange juice and mint offers a bubbly, refreshing, seasonal sparkler to beat the summer blues.

    Pomegranate Sparkler Recipe