Perfect Tipples For Summer Picnics & BBQ’s

If you have any family picnics or BBQ’s planned this year and are looking for some exciting drinks to liven up the atmosphere whilst still staying safe in your support bubbles then then we have some fantastic suggestions for you below…

Jägermeister Mule ‘Mix it up for Summer’ Gift Set

First up is the most amazing summer gift set. Try out the Jägermeister Mule for your summertime picnic or an evening with friends. This delicious cocktail is a refreshing mix of Jägermeister, ginger beer, cucumber and lime with slightly spicy after notes. The Mule giftpack is available from the Jägermeister eshop for £18.99.

The classic tin cups are excellent quality and hold just the right amount of drink with plenty of room for ice to keep you cool on a hot summer evening. The Jägermeister adds a subtle finishing touch!

You could even serve it in pitchers with plenty of ice and delicate strands of fresh cucumber so that guests can help themselves. A delicious drink and a fun experience to enjoy with friends and family right now!

pina colada cocktail in glass

Funkin Cocktails

If you are looking for quick, easy and delicious cocktails on the go without a fuss then these are perfect! We recently reviewed them in full but they definitely deserve another special mention!

The Passion fruit martini is a real summer favourite! Sweet, light and packed full of flavour. Funkin’s Nitro Cocktail’s are available now from Sainsbury’s at £2.00/200ml can, and also from the brand’s website ( *Over 18s only, of course.


Château de Berne Selection, MDCV, Ultimate Provence, Côtes de Provence, 2019

You simply must serve this wine if you are looking to seriously impress the rosé lovers at your event. Ultimate Provence’s generous flavours of raspberries and strawberries lead to an elegant crescendo with unique hints of spice, including pine, cinnamon and dry white pepper. A bright, warm finish tempered with notes of citrus, this wine comes encased in a stunning cut-glass bottle that makes it perfect for serving at a romantic dinner as the sun sets. RRP £26.99 at North & South Wines. View our article here for more rosé picks!

DASH Water

If you are looking for something refreshing and non-alcoholic then Dash Water is definitely one to try. These cans of sparkling water are infused with real fruit juicy from wonky fruit and veg! They taste delicious and would be great to serve chilled to your friends with a simple fresh garnish. For more info and to purchase visit (available in 330ml cans – RRP £1.29)

More to be added soon, so feel free to drop me a line with your suggestions here or on Instagram @lifestylelinked as I would love to hear your thoughts!

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