As we celebrated Memorial Day earlier this week, we also kicked off the unofficial start of the summer season. The weather is starting to get hot, and what better way to cool down than a refreshing cocktail? Whether you are a visitor to the city, or a local, these drinks will have you feeling like you are on a beach getaway! Check out these six cocktails you can find this summer in Downtown York:
1.) Moscow Mule- The Cantina
Ingredients: Vodka, lime, ginger beer.
A classic cocktail that is both delicious and refreshing. The Moscow Mule is served in a copper cup, keeping your drink colder longer-perfect for a hot summer night!
105 S. Duke St.
2.) CoCo Cabana- Revival Social Club
Ingredients: Anejo tequila, allspice dram, prickly pear, toasted coconut, ginger.
This vibrant pink cocktail will have you imagining you are looking out at the ocean with its tropical inspired flavors. Side note: the cocktail pairs well with Revival’s pork belly tacos!
Revival Social Club
19 N. George St.
3.) Raindrops on Roses- The Left Bank
Ingredients: Copper and Kings immature Brandy, Hendricks Gin, sparkling sake, rose water, lychee juice.
This light cocktail is not only refreshing, but a beautiful piece of art! One sip will have you singing Julie Andrew’s “My Favorite Things.”
The Left Bank
120 N. George St.
4.) Clove Bee- The Handsome Cab
Ingredients: Wildfire Whiskey & clove infused honey syrup.
This smoky yet sweet concoction is ideal for a night out. Grab your friends or significant other and take a trip to The Handsome Cab to enjoy a Clove Bee alongside of your tasty dinner.
The Handsome Cab
106 N. George St.
5.) Sapore Di Primavera- Tutoni’s
Ingredients: Moletto tomato infused gin, carpano bianco, mozzarella brine, lemon juice, olive oil.
Who said all summer cocktails have to be sweet? Try something on the savory side at Tutoni’s. The Sapore Di Primavera goes great with any pasta dish!
108 N. George St.
6.) Blueberry Mojito- Roosevelt Tavern
Ingredients: Bacardi, simple syrup, blueberries, lime juice, fresh mint, soda water.
Mojitos are a summertime staple- the minty goodness of a fresh mojito is the perfect way to stay cool. Sit back, relax, and enjoy your Blueberry Mojito on the outdoor patio at Roosevelt Tavern!
50 N. Penn St.