Memorial Day is a great time to give remembrance and honor. It is also a great holiday to kick off the summer season and to enjoy time with friends and family. Whether you celebrate in the great outdoors as so many will do on Memorial day, or you join us at The Gibson, you will want to have awesome drinks available to quench your growing, warm-weather thirst. Here are three special Memorial Day drinks for you to enjoy this Memorial Day and the summer days to follow.
Long Island Iced Tea
Memorial Day festivities would feel incomplete without a great iced tea. Make yours extra special by making it a Long Island Iced Tea. There are many variations of this famous, thirst quenching cocktail. You can mix up your recipe to acquire your tastes, but it generally consists of gin, tequila, vodka, rum, and triple sec. A Long Island Iced Tea may just be the only drink you will need this Memorial Day. It is bound to quench your thirst for fun!
A good Mai Tai looks cool and is mighty tasty. This golden-orange sunset of a drink is a combination of rum, grenadine, orange juice, and pineapple juice. This drink will gladly introduce you the summer season starting with this Memorial Day. It’s fruity flavors will complement your barbeque and picnic foods. A good Mai Tai looks and feels like summer. Enjoy a Mai Tai that will carry you from Memorial Day right into the summer heat.
The Old Fashioned never goes out of fashion and makes a great drink for you to enjoy this Memorial Day. A mix of whiskey, sugar, and bitters will prove to be just what you need this Memorial Day. With its sugary and citrusy flavors, an Old Fashioned will quench your thirst while taking you back to simpler times. This is a drink you can make and take with you to any event on Memorial Day. This sophisticated drink is bound to impress your friends and family. You can also enjoy this famous drink right here at The Gibson.
There are many variations of the above cocktails and you can always add your own unique twist to any drink, so don’t be afraid to experiment. Whether you enjoy teas, fruity drinks, or a chilled beer this Memorial Day, make it a special one with friends and family. Any drink can be made festive with the right spirit. Enjoy your Memorial Day and start your summer off right with fun beverages! Happy Memorial Day from The Gibson.