Festive Fourth of July Fruit Cocktails
Fourth of July festivities are right around the corner, and what better way to celebrate than with some festive fruit cocktails? These drinks are perfect for any occasion, and they’re easy to make at home. Whether you're enjoying a backyard cookout or simply spending time with family and friends, preparing some delicious Fourth of July drinks is a sure way to add some sparkle to your celebration.
Here are a few festive fruit cocktails that will help you celebrate in style.
When it comes to Fourth of July cocktails, you can't go wrong with a classic mojito. But why not switch things up this year and make a watermelon mojito? This cocktail is made with fresh watermelon, mint leaves, rum, and lime puree. Simply muddle the mint and watermelon together in a glass, add the rum and lime, and top with club soda.
Garnish with a lime wedge or sprig of mint, and enjoy. It's one of those easy, refreshing drinks that's perfect for a summer day. You can make it even more festive by adding some blueberries or raspberries to the mix.
Red, White, and Blue Sangria
This refreshing sangria is perfect for a Fourth of July celebration. It's made with white wine, berry puree, and a splash of blue Curacao. To make this festive Fourth of July drink, start by adding some fresh strawberries, blueberries, and raspberries to a large pitcher. Pour in some fruit puree, a bottle of dry white wine, and a cup of blue Curacao.
Stir everything together and let it sit for at least an hour so the flavors can mingle. When you're ready to serve, add a few more berries to each glass and top off with the sangria. Enjoy!
Pina Colada Fruit Slushies
If you love piña coladas and getting caught in the rain, then you'll adore these Pina Colada Fruit Slushies. Made with pineapple puree, coconut milk or coconut puree, and rum (optional but encouraged), these slushies are the perfect way to enjoy a taste of the tropics while still staying cool this Fourth of July. This is one of those Fourth of July drinks that's sure to please a crowd, so make sure you make enough for everyone.
To make things even easier, you can make a big batch of the slushy mixture ahead of time and then just add rum to each glass as needed. Just be sure to keep everything well-stocked so you can make more if necessary. Garnish this Fourth of July cocktail with fresh pineapple chunks for an even more festive touch.
Peach Bellini Punch
For something a little fancier, try this peach bellini punch. It’s perfect for a Fourth of July party because it can be made ahead of time and served in a big pitcher. Ingredients include a bottle of prosecco or sparkling white wine, peach puree, fresh sliced peaches, and a little bit of raspberry liqueur.
Simply combine everything in a pitcher and refrigerate until you’re ready to serve. Garnish each glass with a slice of fresh peach. Add this to your Fourth of July drinks for that extra touch of elegance.
Sparkling Cranberry Limeade Cocktail
This refreshing cocktail is perfect for a hot summer day. Cranberry juice, lime puree, and sparkling water come together to create a drink that is sure to please. To make this festive Fourth of July cocktail, simply combine these ingredients in a pitcher. Garnish with fresh cranberries and lime slices, and enjoy.
If you don't have sparkling water on hand, seltzer or club soda will work just as well. If you love brewing your own fruit cocktails, this one is sure to be a hit.
Margarita Fruit Salad
This Fourth of July, try something a little different with your fruit salad and drinks. This Margarita Fruit Salad is the perfect blend of sweet and sour, and it's sure to be a hit at your holiday barbecue. Ingredients include a ½ cup tequila, a¼ cup triple sec, a ¼ cup lime juice, and a tablespoon of sugar.
Simply mix these ingredients together and pour them over your desired fruits. We recommend using a combination of strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, and blackberries. Let the salad sit for at least an hour so the flavors can blend together, and then serve chilled. Trust us, this is one fruit salad that will impress guests.
Kiwi Strawberry Daiquiri
If you love exotic fruits, then you will adore this kiwi strawberry daiquiri. It's the perfect Fourth of July drink to enjoy on a hot summer day. By combining fresh fruit purees, such as strawberry and lime, with kiwi and rum, you get a cocktail that is both refreshing and flavorful. And if you're looking to impress your guests, simply garnish with a kiwi slice or strawberry.
Get Started With Our Fresh Fruit Purees
Nothing beats the freshness and flavor of ripe fruit, and that's why we recommend you only use 100% natural fruit purees for your Fourth of July cocktails. You'll love the way our fruit purees add vibrant flavor and color to your drinks without any of the added sugar or artificial ingredients. Our fruit purees are made from hand-selected fruits that are picked at the peak of ripeness.
We love using a mix of berries, stone fruits, and tropical fruits for our Fourth of July drinks, but you can really use any fruit puree you like. Just be sure to add a little bit of acidity to help balance out the sweetness of the fruit. Shop your favorite fruit purees from Fierce Fruit and enjoy pure flavors from real, sun-ripened fruits.