Nothing says “summer” like an icy margarita or a refreshing pitcher of mojitos. From frozen drinks to icy margaritas and martinis, there’s a cocktail for every mood and celebration this summer. Whether you’re celebrating Cinco de Mayo, Memorial Day, or the Fourth of July, creating delicious summer cocktails will get you ready for those hot nights by the pool. You don’t need a fancy bar cart to make cocktails this summer. Our online liquor store offers the best-tasting spirits to mix with your favorite cocktails that are perfect for long weekends and intimate backyard parties.
Looking for a new mixology experience? Explore our delicious collection of spirits here at Big Time Market and Liquor. We carry a huge selection of the most popular brands in liquor and alcohol. From whisky to tequila and vodka to rum, we have everything you need to make this a summer to remember. Our knowledgeable staff members are here to help you select just the right bottle for your cocktail recipes.
What You Need to Know About Cocktails
Back in the early days of what we now call the “cocktails,” they were a mix of spirit, sugar, water, and bitters; thereby creating a new drink from each combination. The word cocktail is directly associate with alcohol (a drink of spirits mixed with water), a mixture of different ingredients and spices. It is confusing that the word cocktail was written in a US agricultural magazine but not created until much later. Even then, there are several conflicting theories that aim to explain its history.
These days, it seems that there is no limit to what can be include in a cocktail – and even less definition over what it should contain. If you know how to make a cocktail, you’re already ahead of the game. Catching up on the latest trends and understanding how to mix your own drinks is simple. Keep an eye out for new products and flavors, try new spirits and blends, and explore what you like and don’t like – it really is that easy!
5 Spirits to Mix With Your Favorite Summer Cocktails
The heat is on, and so is the fun! There are a lot of ways to stay refreshed during the summer, one of which is enjoying a craft spirit that pairs well with fresh fruits to create thirst-quenching cocktails. Here is a list of premium spirits to consider from your trusted online liquor store in San Diego:
Get ready for summer with Casino Azul Silver Tequila, a perfect cocktail-base spirit. Made in the artisanal style of smaller tequila producers, this silver tequila has a smooth taste and herbal aroma that dances on the palate. Casino Azul is exclusively make from estate-grown agave and soft herbs.
What better way to celebrate the warmer weather than with a refreshing Bourbon Lemonade? This drink has a touch of sweetness that isn’t overpowering, making it very easy to drink. This all-natural bourbon draws its sweet, fruity, and nut-forward flavors from a 13-year-old single barrel selection.
A rare, refined, and smooth whiskey from Ireland, Red Spot is perfect for relaxing by a bonfire or spending some time on the patio sipping your favorite cocktail. Noses are treat to hints of butterscotch and honey before savoring sweet vanilla, citrus peel, and chocolate with hints of orange peel.
Alberta Premium Cask Strength Rye is a surprisingly smooth take on a traditional whiskey. The combination of the smooth and spicy flavors makes a perfect cocktail during these hot summer days.
The Grey Goose® vodka is a premium vodka made from French ingredients. These are carefully selected and blended to create a spirit of uncommon brilliance. It’s perfect for a summer cocktail this season or as an everyday drink. It has been create using only French methods – slow distillation at low temperatures to achieve a purer product – resulting in a clean, crisp taste.
Shop at the Best Online Liquor Store in San Diego Now!
If you happen to be near our liquor store in Paradise Hills, San Diego, we have the best selection of spirits to complete your favorite summer cocktail. Whether you’re looking for a crisp white or dark spirit, we have everything you need at the best prices, guaranteed!
Express order is now available online! We also offer curbside pickup, local delivery, and shipping to select US states only. Come and visit us today or call (619) 470-0289.