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Here’s to long Summer days and our favorite day drinking cocktails!

Here’s to long Summer days and our favorite day drinking cocktails!


Summer Solstice brings us a day full of sunlight, a day to indulge in the beach just a bit longer and allows us to appreciate the extra time in the summer sun! How are you going to enjoy your long days of Summer? We suggest trying some of our favorite cocktails to stay cool and celebrate the season!

All American Lemonade

This tasty summer drink is sure to quench your thirst on this long hot day! An  “All American Lemonade” by Titos Vodka originally from Texas that’s going to certainly allow you to savor your day at the beach or pool.  Titos Company is based in Austin, Texas and has a variety of different kind of cocktails. Titos has over 35 different cocktail recipes but this is our main splash recipe of the day that will attract your attention.


1 ½ oz Tito’s Handmade Vodka

Mix Lemonade of your choice

Garnish with Mint and Lemon

For an extra sip of cool – blend the ice for a smooth frozen cocktail!

A drink that is “mint” to be

This gin concoction will make your day even more grand. Served in a copper cup with a generous portion of ice, the spicy and sweet Opihr Gin & Ginger makes for a crisp and refreshing cocktail for summer solstice. Opihr Oriental Spiced Gin is a London Dry Gin made with the traditional spice route. Composed of Indonesian berries, Indian black pepper and Moroccan coriander are all used in this special gin.


1.5 oz Opihr Oriental Spiced Gun

Mint Leaves

.5 oz Lime juice

2 oz ginger beer


Long days won’t last forever.

After the sun sets and the dog days of summer have passed, we will begin to see the cooler nights arrive at the start of fall. Savannah, Georgia is special during the cooler months. The historical street come alive with activity and people linger longer on the squares. This year’s selection of cocktails will truly transform the way you celebrate and while the days might be shorter there is no shortage of fun. Join us for these exciting daytime events during the 2017 Savannah Food & Wine Festival.

Advanced tickets are now on sale! Save 20% on

Taste of Savannah (Enjoy discounts on Taste of Savannah VIP if you get your tickets now!)

Jazz &Bubbles Brunch (The ultimate Sunday Funday experience!)

For a full schedule of events click here.



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