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Summer Drinks To Sip By The Pool (Or On The Porch Or Wherever)

07/17/2014 03:03 EDT | Updated 07/17/2014 03:59 EDT
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If you've ever witnessed a bartender showing off their "Cocktail"-like moves with a shaker and thought to yourself, "I could do that," this summer is the perfect time to demonstrate your genius for making truly delicious drinks.

There's just something about warm weather that makes you more inclined to eschew the usual glass of wine, or pop, and turn instead to an option that allows for some creativity, and yes, usually one that includes seasonally fresh fruit.

We've already pulled together some great ideas for sangria and beer cocktails, but now, it's time to go more general (and even more delicious) and get lost in these delectable warm-weather bevvies. And oh yes, there are plenty of non-alcoholic options too.

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