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Relaxing Myrtle Beach-style: Beach drinks
A cool drink is a great way to wind down on a hot Myrtle Beach day.

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Relaxing Myrtle Beach-style: Beach drinks

Hot summer days in Myrtle Beach are the perfect time to sip on a cool cocktail. Here are some ideas for all ages for how to make the perfect summer concoction as you enjoy the gentle Myrtle Beach breezes.

A Day at the Beach

It doesn’t get anymore beachy than this delicious drink! Mix one ounce of your favorite coconut rum, half an ounce of Amaretto, four ounces of orange juice and half an ounce of grenadine. Shake together with plenty of ice and garnish with a slice of ripe fruit. Take it out to the beach in the evening to watch a perfect Myrtle Beach sunset.

Kid-Friendly Beach Cocktail

This recipe is kid-friendly and something adults will love too! Start with two large pieces of a juicy peach and add a piece of orange. Mix together with a splash of lemon-lime soda and three ounces of simple syrup. Blend together and enjoy, just don’t forget the swirly straw!

Beach Bum

This drink is the perfect thing to sip as you lounge around all day long. Mix one part of lemon-lime soda, one part of orange juice and top with one part of limon rum. Mix together and garnish with a fresh mint sprig. Remember, you’re on vacation so you’re allowed to be a “Beach Bum!”

Banana Punch

The little monkeys in your family are sure to love this fruity blended drink! It’s perfect for dessert too. Blend together one banana, some frozen lemonade, frozen orange juice and a splash of water. Top off with ginger ale for a bubbly surprise in your cup!

Bay Breeze

Not into all of the mixing, stirring, shaking and everything else that goes into a fancy drink? This classic cocktail shows that the simplest ingredients go a long way. Just take your favorite vodka and mix with grapefruit juice. Add a splash of cranberry and pour over ice. If you’re really feeling crazy, use a flavored vodka! Entertain a group of people with these cool cocktails or save them all for yourself. Mix and Match your favorite ingredients to create your own signature drink. It’s your vacation, after all!