Liquor The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch  

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What is the best way to start a beautiful summer day? With an alcoholic beverage right at your brunch table. These are the most delicious alcoholic drinks for brunch, ranked by drinkers who love brunch and drinking. When the warm summer sun calls you to come sit in it, nothing will help you forget your worries more quickly than a boozy beverage. Sunny days call for light, refreshing cocktails and flavorful beers. Which are the best to order for brunch?

You're up, you're dressed, you're at the restaurant on time, re-hashing your night / life with your pals. What alcoholic brunch drinks catch your eye on the menu? For the casual drinker, a lovely champagne mimosa or a seasonal summer ale might do the trick. How about a citrusy cocktail like a greyhound or even a margarita? Live a little! Best of all, almost any type of beer is great for brunch, from a light witbier or hefeweizen to a full-bodied stout. Whether you are getting a slice of grapefruit or a full English breakfast, there's a brunch drink that will perfectly complement your meal. Two or three drinks will guarantee a summer day you'll never forget.

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Sweet Tea Vodka & Lemonade is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Sweet Tea Vodka & Lemonade

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Mimosa is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Mimosa Champagne + orange juice

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30 7
Screwdriver is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Screwdriver Vodka + orange juice

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Margarita is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Margarita Tequila + lime

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Daiquiri is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch

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Sangria is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Sangria Wine + fruit

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26 13
Mojito is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Mojito Rum + mint, lime, and sugar

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Bellini is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Bellini Prosecco + peach nectar

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Champagne Cocktail is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Champagne Cocktail Champagne + summer fruit

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Bloody Mary is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Bloody Mary Vodka + tomato juice, spices, and garnishes

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Cider is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch

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17 11
Piña colada is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch

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16 11
Pimm's Cup is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Pimm's Cup Pimm's liqueur + lemon and ginger ale

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Greyhound is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Greyhound Gin + grapefruit juice

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Hefeweizen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Hefeweizen

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Mint julep is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
RobLein added Mint julep

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11 14
Pilsner is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Pilsner

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7 10
Blonde Ale is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Blonde Ale

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Summer Ale is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Summer Ale

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Irish coffee is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Irish coffee Whiskey + coffee

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7 12
Tom Collins is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Tom Collins Gin + lemon juice, sugar, and carbonated water

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7 13
Bavarian Wheat is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Bavarian Wheat Beer

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7 13
Witbier is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Witbier

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6 12
Lager is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch

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5 11
Lynchburg Lemonade is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
RobLein added Lynchburg Lemonade

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Light Beer is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Light Beer

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5 14
Berliner Weisse is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Berliner Weisse

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5 16
IPA is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
IPA

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Cream Ale is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Cream Ale

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3 14
Kölsch is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Kölsch

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5 20
Stout is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Stout

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2 15
Saison is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Brunch
Saison