These Fruity Cocktails Are Super Easy To Whip Up For Your Summer Get-Together

Summer rhymes with celebration if you're drunk enough. What could be better than a cocktail with fresh fruit to celebrate it with friends? Or on your own, if you're quarantined! Here are 5 super easy recipes to impress your friends. The mojito, the pina colada, the tequila sunrise, these timeless cocktails although very popular, remain ultrabasic for your summer vacation.

So why not innovate and offer your guests surprising cocktails with fresh summer fruits? To help you impress your guests, in this article we have put together 5 fresh fruit cocktail recipes to make urgently for the hot summer season! And then it's an opportunity to fill up on vitamins. 

Remember to consume alcohol in moderation and that the most important thing is to take advantage of this moment of relaxation and good tans to those close to you to create lovely memories! Now, let's move on to the 5 crazy recipes we have concocted for you!



Three recipes for fans of fruit cocktails with alcohol. Let's start with the most popular refreshing drink!

  1. Tropical champagne soup

The iconic champagne soup served at events! Yes, it's easy, it pleases a lot of people and then it's super classy, ​​right? To impress your friends, we will customize the recipe with fresh fruit!

Enough to take the cocktail lover on a trip!


For the ingredients you will need:


  • 2 cups pineapple chunks 
  • 2 cups of mango chunks 
  • 1 cup of kiwi chunks 
  • 2 oranges 
  • 1 banana
  • 1 lime
  • 1 ginger
  • 1.5 tbsp brown sugar
  • 1 to 2 bottles of champagne


For the preparation :


  • Cut the banana, 3 pieces of ginger (previously peeled) and mix with the fresh-cut fruit
  • Drizzle the fruit with lime juice and add the brown sugar.
  • Cover with plastic wrap and place in the refrigerator.
  • In a salad bowl, pour the bottles according to the number of guests, then add the fruity preparation. That's it! To pour with a ladle into the glasses.

Easy as pie! And you are sure to please everyone with this refreshing recipe.


Let's continue our good momentum and discover a cocktail worthy of the most beautiful beaches in the Caribbean. The Island Punch, an opportunity to bring back the cold breeze in the hearts of your friends despite the heat outside!


2. Island punch

But what is it? A spicy and vanilla recipe that will amaze your taste buds! this cocktail is rather versatile, it surprises in the summer but also the rest of the year on any occasion! In short, a good cocktail to have under your elbow.


For 10 drinks you will need:


  • 1 cup of white rum
  • 1 cup of dark rum
  • 1 cup pineapple pieces
  • 2 oranges
  • 1 cup mango chunks
  • 1/2 cup of grapefruit juice
  • 1/2 cup of exotic fruit juice
  • 10 cl of cane sugar syrup
  • 2L of orange juice
  • 1tsp vanilla extract
  • some cinnamon sticks and star anise

3 optional cardamom pods for a more exotic flavor

For the preparation, here are the crucial steps. 

It's surprisingly simple! Remember to do this a little ahead of time or the fruit cocktail won't be infused enough. 

  • In a salad bowl or a large pitcher, put all the liquid ingredients then add the vanilla to the mixture with the whole spices.
  • Add the chopped fruit to the mixture and leave it in the fridge for 2 days.
  • After letting it sit, if you find the mixture still a little acidic, do not hesitate to add cane sugar syrup, and conversely if it is too sweet add orange juice.
  • Serve with a few ice cubes in a ladle!



For the last fresh fruit cocktail with alcohol, we try a classic but winter version!

3. Poolside Sangria

It reminds us of summer in Spain but customized at-home version, we stick perfectly to the warm atmosphere of the moment! 

 For 10 people, you will need: 

  • 7 cups of fruity red wine 
  • 1/2 cup of pomegranate juice 
  • 1/2 cup of orange liqueur
  • 1/3 cup of brandy 
  • 3 cups lemonade 
  • 1 orange  
  • 1 cup of lychee pieces
  • 1 cinnamon stick 2-star anise some mint leaves 

For the preparation, we go a step above. 

The recipe has more ingredients but it's still just that simple. So put on your apron and go! Shell the lychees and clean the mint leaves. 

  • In a salad bowl, combine the lychees, mint, and orange pieces. 
  • Add the alcohol and stir. 
  • Add the pomegranate juice and lemonade and spices 
  • Stir one last time and refrigerate for at least 6 hours before serving! 



A cocktail is reminiscent of mulled wine and ski slopes with a festive air. 

And for all the designated drivers of the evening? We also thought of you! Discover 2 cocktails with fresh fruit without alcohol.

4. The “RIO”

More festive than the Rio, there isn't! Ultra colorful, it pulsates the evening, and then as the saying goes without alcohol the party is crazier.


So the ingredients for 1 glass: (don't hesitate to multiply the dose to fill a carafe!)


  • ½ cup of orange juice
  • ½ cup of lemonade
  • 1 orange 
  • 1 tablespoon of grenadine syrup
  • 3 lime slices
  • Ice cubes

For the preparation, it's easy:


  • Fill half the glass with ice cubes
  • Add lime slices and orange pieces
  • Pour the lemonade into the glass halfway
  • Add a dash of grenadine and the juice
  • Mix and enjoy!

The preparation can be done by the glass or in larger quantities, but especially to share with friends!


For the next mocktail, we have the revised Margarita!


5. The pink Margarita

You will understand it is a rather girly non-alcoholic cocktail in appearance but in terms of taste, everyone is convinced of it. If you are a true cocktail lover then this one is for you, because it is aimed at an informed public and specially equipped with a cocktail shaker!


For the ingredients you will need:


  • 1/2 cup of water
  • A little bit of sugar
  • 1/4 cup Lemon juice
  • 2 cups Cranberry juice
  • 2 teaspoons of lemon zest.
  • Ice cubes
  • A few slices of lemon and a handful of fresh berries

For the preparation

  • In a saucepan, dissolve the sugar with the water. Then let cool.
  • Add the lemon and the cranberry juice as well as the lemon zest
  • In a shaker, mix the ice cubes and the lemonade.
  • Mix everything in glasses or a pitcher and add the lemon slices.

Like the Rio, multiply the quantities of each ingredient.

Happy summer!

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