4 Spritz Cocktail Recipes To Enjoy On A Hot Day

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What do you sip on a hot summer day? Have you tried any refreshing spritz cocktails yet? If not, this is your chance to mix one and revel in the delectable flavours! Lounge by the pool or host a backyard party or just bask in the sunshine, these spritz cocktail recipes are bound to rejuvenate your senses. We have compiled a list of 5 refreshing recipes to make your day delicious and fun. It doesn’t matter if it’s a hot sunny day or a pleasant evening, these drinks will surely keep your taste buds satisfied. Explore now and who knows, you may find your next favourite tipple just like that.

Refreshing And Easy Spritz Cocktail Recipes

1. Gin Spritz

Gin Spritz
A simple and quick cocktail recipe featuring the delightful Tanqueray No TEN Gin, invigorating mint leaves and citrus. Topped with sparkling prosecco, this spritz cocktail is a must-try if you are a gin lover. Here’s the gin cocktail recipe for you to mix at home:

Ingredients
- Tanqueray No TEN Gin - 45ml
- Mint Leaves - 5-6
- Sugar - 1 tablespoons
- Lime Juice - 30ml
- Prosecco - Top-up
- Ice

Method
- Grab a cocktail shaker and mint leaves into it
- Next, add sugar and freshly squeezed lime juice to the shaker
- Using a muddler, muddle the ingredients to release their essence and aroma. However, do not exert too much pressure, as mint leaves might turn bitter
- Fill the shaker with ice
- Measure and pour 45ml of Tanqueray London Dry gin into the shaker
- Shake vigorously to combine
- Strain the mixture into a chilled cocktail glass 
- Top up with prosecco and garnish with mint sprig and serve!

2. Vodka Cranberry Spritz Cocktail Recipe

Vodka Cranberry
Love your cocktails fruity and delicious? Then you must indulge in the fascinating flavours of vodka cranberry spritz! Made with Smirnoff No.21 vodka, cranberry, sparkling water and ginger beer, this vodka cocktail will leave your taste buds in joy! Try this easy cocktail recipe today:

Ingredients
- Smirnoff No.21 Vodka - 60ml
- Fresh Cranberry Juice - 120ml
- Lime Sparkling Water - 120ml
- Ginger Beer - 1 splash
- Lime Wheel - 1
- Cranberries - handful
- Ice

Method
- In a mixing glass, combine Ketel One Vodka and cranberry juice
- Next, add sparkling water to mix and stir to combine
- Next, grab a cocktail serving glass and fill it with ice
- Pour the mixture from the mixing glass into the cocktail glass over the ice
- Top up the drink with a splash of ginger beer
- Garnish with a lime wheel and a handful of fresh cranberries and serve!

3. Gin Jam Spritz Cocktail Recipe

Gin Jam Spritz
Irresistible to jams and gins? Then this gin cocktail will steal your heart! Made with the finest Tanqueray No TEN gin, the Gin Jam Spritz cocktail also features a sweet and tangy jam that is made with delicious berries. All held together with lemon-lime sparkling water, this gin cocktail is a perfect summer sipper! Here’s an easy cocktail recipe for you to try:

Ingredients
- Tanqueray No TEN Gin - 60ml
- Lemon-Lime Sparkling Water - 150ml
- Berry Jam - 2 tbsp
- Ice

Method
- Grab a cocktail shaker and fill it with ice
- Measure and pour Tanqueray London Dry Gin and jam into the shaker. Choose any jam based on your flavour preferences such as strawberry, blackberry, raspberry, grape, etc.
- Shake the ingredients vigorously to combine
- Using a cocktail strainer, strain the mixture into a chilled cocktail glass
- Top up with sparkling water and garnish with fresh berries

4. Grapefruit Vodka Spritz Cocktail Recipe -

Grapefruit Vodka
When your moments call for a bit of indulgence, try a grapefruit vodka spritz! This enticing blend stars one of the most-loved spirits worldwide - Smirnoff No.21 vodka. The delectable combination of grapefruit, and vodka with a dose of rosemary, will invigorate the senses. Here’s an easy cocktail recipe for you to try:

Ingredients
- Smirnoff No.21 Vodka - 45ml
- Fresh Grapefruit Juice -230ml
- Fresh Lime Juice - 15ml
- Sparkling Water - 120ml
- Rosemary Sprig - 2
- Grapefruit Slices - 1-2
- Ice

Method
- Grab a cocktail shaker and pour freshly made grapefruit juice into
- Next, pour the freshly squeezed lime juice into the shaker
- Add a rosemary sprig to the shaker and using a muddler, muddle all the ingredients together to release their essence 
- Next, measure and pour vodka into the shaker followed by some ice cubes
- Shake vigorously to combine 
- Strain the mixture into a cocktail glass over fresh ice
- Top up the drink with sparkling water
- Garnish with a sprig of rosemary and grapefruit slices