5 Summer Drinks to Give a Try

As the weather heats up, it’s time to duck in for some awesome summer drinks to help you cool down and put a smile on your face. Whether you’re looking for a seasonal brew or a creative cocktail, you’ll get the perfect antidote to the sun’s harsh rays and long days when you try one of The Gibson’s



Take your tastebuds on a short trip to paradise with The Gibson Blackheart. This cocktail features Black Dirt Applejack, Lemon Hart 151, fresh lemon juice and orange bitters to bring a punch of fruity flavor that works well with conversation or appetizers. The punch of citrus and spice from the Black Dirt Applejack bring a subtle burn to this summertime classic.


Brooklyn Summer Ale

Crack open a cold one and kick back with our Brooklyn Summer Ale. Actually, you’ll need to forego the bottle opener and enjoy this one straight from the tap. With hints of citrus and a crave-worthy bitterness from German and American hops, this beer is the quintessential summer ale – perfect for summertime sipping.


Tiki Torch

Escape to the islands with our Tiki Torch cocktail. This seasonal cocktail features  Lucien Pot Still Aged Rum, Cacao Prieto chocolate rum, Gran Classico and barrel aged bitters all in an expertly mixed blend to transport you to a happy place far from the sun-drenched city streets. Highlighting a perfect balance of chocolate and citrus, the Tiki Torch is a sensual twist one classic summer favorites that you’re simply not going to want to miss.


Flagship Wild Island

If you’re looking for an intensely flavorful summer brew, you absolutely cannot sleep on the Flagship Wild Island. This highly acidic and superbly flavorful beer features citrusy flavors of pineapple, grapefruit and passion fruit. Crafted from a blend of American and New Zealand hops and Belgian yeast, Wild Island is beautifully sourced to procure the perfect brew.


The Gibson

And of course we can’t get through our top summer picks without mentioning our own signature cocktail. The Gibson – aptly named after our famed Williamsburg location is a simple play on tradition with a smooth blend of Aviation Gin, dry vermouth and pickled onion. Perfectly refreshing and a superb summer sip, The Gibson goes is great 365 days a year. Pair one with one of our delectable main courses or savor a sip throughout the evening.