Midsummer Cocktails Featuring Smirnoff Seltzer [RECIPES]

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These cocktails, with no sugar added, are weekend getaway-approved, even if you're on a staycation with your girls.

Summer is halfway over, and we know you’re jonesing for a getaway, but if you’re anything like us, the first half of the summer took up your vacation time and budget. Since we all deserve a break from the grind, or a Weekly Distraction, we’re going to reveal our mini break secret: Smirnoff Seltzer. Seriously, all you need is a bit of sun, a few good people, and a refreshing Smirnoff Seltzer cocktail, with no added sugar. Whether you're cooling off with a Smirnoff Seltzer Piña Colada Splash or drinking down a big batch of the Smirnoff Seltzer White Peach Rose Punch, these cocktails are weekend getaway-approved.

Smirnoff Seltzer Piña Colada SplashSmirnoff

Smirnoff Seltzer Piña Colada Splash (courtesy of Heather Baird, Sprinkle Bakes)

Ingredients (yields 1 serving):

  • 6 oz. Smirnoff Seltzer Piña Colada
  • 2 oz. pineapple juice (with no sugar added)
  • 1 pineapple ring
  • 1 maraschino cherry
  • Garnish: pineapple leaves or palm frond

Method: Combine Smirnoff Seltzer with pineapple juice in a cocktail stirring pitcher. Pour over ice in a tall cocktail glass. Add a skewered pineapple ring and cherry to the glass. Garnish with pineapple leaves or a small palm frond.

Smirnoff Seltzer White Peach Rose Mango PunchSmirnoff

Smirnoff Seltzer White Peach Rose Mango Punch (courtesy of Heather Baird, Sprinkle Bakes)

Ingredients (yields 6 servings):

  • 48 oz. (4 cans) Smirnoff Seltzer White Peach Rose
  • 2 cups mango juice (no sugar added)
  • 2 fresh peaches, sliced
  • 1 fresh mango, cubed
  • Garnish: mint sprigs

Method: Pour Smirnoff Seltzer White Peach Rose and mango juice in a large pitcher. Stir. Add mango chunks and stir again briefly. Serve in tall cocktail glasses filled with ice, and garnish each glass with a citrus twist.

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