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Dad Drink Recipes for the Men in Your Life

Dad Drink Recipes for the Men in Your Life

Dad Drink Recipes for the Men in Your Life

It’s that time of year where we celebrate the men in our lives who deserve a day all to themselves. Whether you’re celebrating fathers, uncles, grandfathers, or cousins there is no wrong way to thank them for being great! Is your dad the life of the party or the strong, silent type? Whichever role they play we have the perfect cocktail to fit their personality. Check out our list of beverages to find the perfect match for your favorite father figure. 

Outdoor Adventurer (full recipe here)

Is your dad always ready to spend some time in the great outdoors? This cocktail is perfect for packing since you can make it right in the can! Enjoy some quality time by the fire as you sip on the sweet cherry flavor and smoky bourbon. 

Country Club Dad (full recipe here)

For the dad who is always hitting the links, you can’t go wrong with an Arnold Palmer. This version has an icy finish for chilling poolside after a long, hot day on the back nine. You can brew your own tea but you can also use pre-brewed to enjoy it even faster. 

  • 8 black tea bags, preferably English breakfast
  • 5 tablespoons sugar
  • 3 1/2 cups lemonade
  • 1 cup vodka 
  • Lemon wheels (for garnish)

Beach Vibes Pop (full recipe here)

Sometimes you just need a dad who is ready to chill in the sand and enjoy the vibes. This recipe is the fresh, fruity flavor you need as you listen to the waves and soak up some sun. You can easily make this non-alcoholic by swapping out the sparkling wine with fizzy Orangina!

  • 2 tablespoon (1 oz.)s fresh tangerine or orange juice
  • 1 tablespoon (1/2 oz.) limoncello (Italian lemon liqueur)
  • 6 tablespoon (3 oz.)s Chilled Prosecco or other sparkling wine
  • Ice cubes
  • Tangerine or lemon twist

Shark Tank Dad (full recipe here)

Some dads are all business. This is the classiest of cocktails for the dad who is taking the corporate world by storm but still has time for a quiet evening home with his family. Keep this beverage delicious but booze-free by swapping out Champagne for Vinada sparkling wine!

  • 1 cube brown or white sugar, or 1/2 teaspoon light brown or granulated sugar
  • 2 dashes orange bitters
  • 1 ounce Cognac or other brandy (or gin)
  • 1 lemon wedge
  • 3 to 4 ounces Champagne or other sparkling wine, chilled
  • 1 orange twist, for garnishing

Mr. Macho - Spicy Citrus Refresher (full recipe here)

For your dad who is literally “The Man”. This spicy, citrusy flavor can be enjoyed with your favorite meal as dad shares stories from the good old days. When you have a dad who has a zest for life that is contagious, you can always find a reason to celebrate. 

  • 4 limes
  • 7 navel oranges, divided
  • 2 small jalapeños, divided
  • 1 cup sugar
  • ½ tsp. kosher salt
  • Club soda (for serving)

The Grilling Machine (full recipe here)

Let’s fire up the grill! Toss on your sneakers and shades and get ready to kiss the cook. This recipe calls for lager or pilsners but you can easily make this non-alcoholic (to save some calories for all those burgers and brats) with the refreshing flavors in our non-alcoholic beer variety pack. 

  • Lemon slices (optional)
  • Finely chopped crystallized ginger (optional)
  • 3 tablespoons chopped crystallized ginger
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 5 12 ounce cans lager or pilsner beer, chilled
  • 4 cups ginger ale, chilled

Whichever personality you're working with this father’s day, you can find a delicious beverage recipe the whole family will enjoy. Find the top quality ingredients you need to show your pop some love at beverageuniverse.com.

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