Agua de Jamaica

Prep: 15 min. + chilling Makes6 servings 1 cup dried hibiscus flowers or 6 hibiscus tea bags 5 cups water, divided 1-1/2 teaspoons grated lime zest 1/2 cup sugar 1 cup rum, optional Mint sprigs, optional Rinse flowers in cold water. In a large saucepan, combine 3 cups water, flowers and lime zest. Bring to…

8 Really Fun Drinks to Tailgate in Style

Beer Bee’s Knees 1 ounce lemon juice 1 teaspoon honey 2 ounces gin 4 ounces lager (like Samuel Adams) lemon slices for serving BOURBON MAPLE FIZZ 2 tablespoons maple syrup 2 ounces bourbon 2 ounces orange juice 1 ounce lime juice 4 ounces pale ale ( like Dale’s) orange twist for serving For both of…

Watermelon Cucumber Mojitos

Serves 8 1 mini or small seedless watermelon 1 small cucumber 2 limes 1/2 cup mint 10 ounces rum or vodka, chilled (optional) 1 large bottle sparkling water 3 cups ice cubes Using a blender or food processor, puree ¾ of the watermelon and cucumber together. Strain the mixture using a fine mesh sieve. Chill….