August 17, 2023 — Lemonade isn’t just for kids. Grown-ups enjoy it too and Smirnoff certainly knows how to make any celebration more festive with suggestions for informal gatherings or just a relaxing libation after at the end of a long day. Smirnoff Blue Raspberry Lemonade offers refreshing tart and sweet notes; Smirnoff Peach Lemonade brings bright, summery peach; Smirnoff Pink Lemonade delights with balanced sweet, fruit flavors.
And for those looking for a ready to drink option, Smirnoff ICE Neon Lemonades are also available in four rich flavors including: Pink Lemonade, Blue Raspberry Lemonade, Pineapple Lemonade, and Peach Lemonade – the perfect drink for all your summer and fall plans. Available in colorful lightweight cans, they can go anywhere.
The bottled Lemonades are 30% ABV while the ICE Neon Lemonades contain just 4.5% ABV. All are available nationwide. Below are four really easy serving suggestions.
1.5 oz Smirnoff Blue Raspberry Lemonade
½ oz lime juice
½ oz simple syrup
Method: Prepare by muddling berries in a rocks glass, add crushed ice. Combine remaining ingredients in a shaker with a little bit of crushed ice. Shake and strain into prepared glass and garnish.
Smirnoff South Side
1 ½ oz Smirnoff Pink Lemonade
4 oz Club Soda
2 Strawberries sliced
Garnish: sprig of mint
Method: Add all ingredients into a glass filled with ice. Gently stir. Garnish with a sprig of mint.
Pineapple Lemonade Lychee Fizz
¾ oz Smirnoff No. 21 Vodka
¼ oz Lychee Syrup (see below)
½ oz Pineapple Juice
2 ½ oz Smirnoff Pineapple Lemonade ICE
Garnish: pineapple slice
Method: In a coupe gently stir in 3/4 ounce of Smirnoff No. 21, 1/4 ounce Lychee Syrup, and 1/2 ounce of Pineapple Juice. Top with 2.5 ounces of Smirnoff Pineapple Lemonade Ice and 3 splashes of Aromatic Bitters. Garnish with a pineapple slice.
Note: Lychee syrup can be purchased or made inexpensively and easily using canned lychees. Here is one recipe but there are several more on line.
Just Peachy Lemonade Iced Tea
6 oz Smirnoff Peach Lemonade ICE
6 oz iced tea
Garnish: lemon wheel
Method:Add thin slices of peaches to the side of a highball glass and fill with ice. Pour in 6 ounces of iced tea. Top with 6 ounces of Smirnoff Peach Lemonade Ice. Garnish with a lemon wheel