From youngsters just itching to get in the pool to grownups eager to heat up their grills, Memorial Day, for everyone, means summer. As the toasty weather settles in you’ll be happy to reach for a tall glass of something equally sweet and tangy. Tired of plain old lemonade? These chilled drinks take this classic summer quencher for a spin with the addition of the season's favorite ingredients: sugary watermelon, barely-bitter rhubarb and fleshy mango, to name a few.
Entice your guests with any of these 7 colorful concoctions at your Memorial Day BBQ to wash down all the salty, grilled fare.
Watermelonade by merrill
Mango-Mint Limeade by EmilyC
Boozy Watermelon Rosemary Lemonade by piccantedolce
Mint Limeade by vvvanessa
Summer Radler and Spicy Chips by amanda
Lemonade ice Cubes by merrill
Rhubarb Lime Spritzer by amanda
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