15 Trending Session Cocktails to Make This Summer
We always knew we loved Aperol Spritzes, and now we have another name for them: session cocktails. These low-in-alcohol cocktails, also known as shims, are ideal for sipping all afternoon long in the heat of summer. It’s no wonder they’re trending.
It’s basically a glorified shandy.
Frozen Aperol Spritz
One party boozy, two parts refreshing.
White Sangria Recipe with Peaches and Berries
This oldie but goodie will be everywhere this summer.
Summer Dill and Snap Pea Shim
We’re swooning over this sake, limoncello and elderflower liqueur concoction.
Black Peppercorn and Cranberry Shrub Cocktails
Psst: Frozen cranberries are available year-round and add a crisp, refreshing edge.
Rhubarb, Fennel and Vermouth Cocktail
We’d take this over pie any day.
Limoncello Prosecco with Blueberries and Thyme
Proof that delicious doesn’t have to be complicated.
A dash of pineapple juice transports you straight to the Virgin Islands.
Lime Rosé Spritzer
Or, how to enjoy ice in your wine without worrying about side-eye.
St. Germain Spritzer
This four-ingredient cooler takes less than 2 minutes to whip up.
Our favorite brunch drink just so happens to be low ABV.
Calling all bloody Marry fans. This sipper is spicy and savory, but a tad lighter.