Creative Summer Cocktails

Monday, June 1st 2020, 10:27 am
By: News On 6

It's unofficially summer which means many are hitting the pool to beat the heat. Daisi Owens joined News On 6 this week to show us how to make 3-cocktails that are perfect for the summer sun.

Grilled Lime Southside


  1. 2 oz. gin
  2. 3/4 oz fresh grilled lime juice
  3. 2 grilled lime wedges
  4. 1 oz simple syrup
  5. 2 sprigs of mint



  1. In a shaker, muddle one mint sprig with the limes, and lime juice.
  2. Add the gin and simple syrup and shake well.
  3. Pour into a glass over ice and stir until glass is frosted.
  4. Top with soda and garnish with the remaining mint.

2-Ingredient Frose’

Use frozen watermelon as the base for the delicious frose'!

Course: Drinks

  1. Equipment
  2. Blender


  1. 2 cups rose' wine
  2. 2 cups frozen watermelon


  1. Freeze watermelon cubes for at least 4 hours.
  2. Blend equal parts frozen watermelon and rose'.
  3. Garnish with a squeeze of lime & a sprig of mint (OPTIONAL).

Tulsa Thyme Cocktail


  1. 1 part vodka
  2. 2 parts thyme-infused lemonade
  3. splash club soda


  1. Muddle thyme and add lemonade. Let it infuse for 15 minutes (or overnight).
  2. Strain the lemonade.
  3. Add vodka & lemonade to a glass of ice.
  4. Garnish with a lemon slice (OPTIONAL).