Delicious Frozen Cocktail Recipes for Summer

Fruity cocktails are a summer staple for relaxing with your friends. Whether you’re drinking them by the pool or out on a patio, there’s nothing like a cold drink to set the mood in hot weather. If you ask us, the best kind of summer cocktail is a frozen one!

Grab your blender and check out these scrumptious frozen cocktail recipes that are perfect for cooling you down on a hot summer’s day!

1. Frozen coconut pineapple margarita

VIEW IN GALLERYFrozen coconut pineapple margratia

(Source: The Blond Cook)

You’ll need:

  • Frozen pina colada mix
  • Tequila
  • Pineapple juice
  • Lime
  • Ice
  • Kosher salt

2. Frozen sangria

VIEW IN GALLERYFrozen sangira

(Source: Diets in Review)

You’ll need:

  • Fruit sorbet (raspberry is yummy!)
  • Lime juice
  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Mixed berries

3. CJ’s rocket fuel


(Source: Buzzfeed)

You’ll need:

  • Dark rum
  • Amaretto liqueur
  • Cream of coconut
  • Overproof rum (ex. Bacardi 151)
  • Pineapple juice
  • Cream
  • Ice

4. Whiskey espresso frozen cocktail

VIEW IN GALLERYWhiskey espresso frozen cocktail

(Source: Creative Culinary)

You’ll need:

  • Ice
  • Cold espresso
  • Kahlua
  • Irish whiskey
  • Vanilla ice cream

5. Watermelon lime margarita

VIEW IN GALLERYWatermelon lime margarita

(Source: My Life in Food)

You’ll need:

  • Frozen cubed watermelon
  • Frozen banana
  • Maple or agave syrup
  • Lime juice
  • Lime zest

6. Boozy strawberry lemonade vodka slushies

VIEW IN GALLERYBoozy strawberry lemonade vodka slushies(Source: Kitchen Treaty)

You’ll need:

  • Sugar
  • Strawberries
  • Lemon juice
  • Vodka
  • Cointreau

7. Sparkling pearl tropical cocktail

VIEW IN GALLERYSparkling pearl tropical cocktail

(Source: Jackie’s Happy Plate)

You’ll need:

  • Coconut flakes
  • Sprinkles
  • Creme de cacao
  • White rum
  • Dark rum
  • Overproof rum (ex. Bacardi 151)
  • Coconut milk
  • Ice

8. Topical slush (in a pineapple!)

VIEW IN GALLERYTropical slush in a pineapple

(Source: Fav Family Recipes)

You’ll need:

  • Lime sherbet
  • Pineapple sherbet
  • 7-Up
  • Pineapple juice
  • Frozen limeade
  • Cream of coconut

9. Peach and honey sangria slush

VIEW IN GALLERYPeach and honey sangria slushies

(Source: Snappy Gourmet)

You’ll need:

  • White wine
  • Grand Marnier
  • Peach liqueur
  • Orange juice
  • Lime juice
  • Honey
  • Frozen peaches

10. Banana Bailey’s colada

VIEW IN GALLERYBanana Baileys colada

(Source: Crush New York)

You’ll need:

  • Banana
  • Creme de banana
  • Bailey’s
  • Pina colada mix
  • Dark rum

11. Halekulani melon daiquiri

VIEW IN GALLERYHalekulani melon daquiri

(Source: Food and Wine)

You’ll need:

  • Amber rum
  • Cantaloupe
  • Simple syrup
  • Fresh lime juice
  • Bitters
  • Ice
  • Mint

12. Spiked frozen Mexican hot chocolate

VIEW IN GALLERYSpiked frozen Mexican hot chocolate

(Source: The Well Floured Kitchen)

You’ll need:

  • Chocolate
  • cocoa powder
  • Sugar
  • Heavy cream
  • Whole milk
  • Cinnamon
  • Cayenne pepper
  • Tequila
  • Ice

13. Wine slushies

VIEW IN GALLERYWine slushies

(Source: Dessert for Two)

You’ll need:

  • White Zinfandel
  • Frozen mixed berries

14. Tropical peach pinapple slushies

VIEW IN GALLERYTropical peach pineapple slushies

(Source: Averie Cooks)

You’ll need:

  • Frozen diced peaches
  • Frozen diced pineapple
  • Malibu rum
  • Pineapple vodka
  • Peach schnapps
  • Grenadine
  • Maraschino cherries

15. Frozen butter beer

VIEW IN GALLERYFrozen butter beer

(Source: Cook Like a Champion)

You’ll need:

  • Cream soda
  • Butterscotch schnapps
  • Ice
  • Heavy cream

Do you have another favourite frozen cocktail that you love to drink in the summer but don’t see here? Tell us about it in the comments section!