tropical rumonade

Dockside Lemonades

Cool off with a Refreshing Concoction

By Kelsey Thomas

Curated specifically to complement your dockside relaxation. Whether you’re in the mood for a simple sipper, a hard-hitting party starter or an easy mocktail, these dockside lemonades are sure to get the job done and persuade you to craft another round. 

Tropical Rum-onade (Photo above)
• 2 oz pineapple coconut rum
• 1 oz pineapple juice
• 1 oz lemon-lime soda
• 4 oz lemonade 
• Sugar for rim (garnish)
• Lemon juice (garnish)
• Mint (garnish)
Sugar your rim using fresh lemon juice (optional). Combine the pineapple coconut rum, pineapple juice, lemon-lime soda and lemonade over ice and mix. Sip away!

Peachy Keen  Arnold Palmer

Peachy Keen Arnold Palmer
• 1 oz bourbon
• 1 oz peach liqueur 
• Splash of simple syrup
• 3 oz tea (sweet or unsweet)
• 3 oz lemonade
• Fresh peaches (sliced)
• Mint (garnish)
Combine the tea, lemonade, simple syrup, bourbon and peach liquor in a glass over ice and stir. Toss in as many peach slices as desired. Bottoms up!

wave catcher

Wave Catcher
• 1 oz vodka
• 1 oz blue curaçao
• 4 oz lemonade
• 2 cups crushed ice
• Maraschino cherry (garnish)
• 1 lemon (sliced for garnish)
Shake your ingredients and 1 cup of crushed ice. Strain and add the other cup of crushed ice. Garnish with your maraschino cherry. Sip and relax!

Strawberry Lemonade Tequila Sipper
• 2 oz tequila
• ½ oz Cointreau 
• 5 oz strawberry lemonade
• Fresh strawberries (garnish)
• 1 lemon (sliced for garnish)
• mint (garnish)
Use the lime juice to salt the rim of your glass. Shake the tequila, Cointreau and strawberry lemonade and strain over ice. Garnish with a fresh strawberry, lemon wedge and mint. Blend ingredients to turn your sipper into a slushie!

Lemonade Sangria Mocktail
• 4 oz lemonade
• 2 oz club soda
• 2 oz white grape juice
• 1 orange (sliced) 
• Fresh strawberries (sliced)
• Fresh peached (sliced)
• Mint (garnish)
Pour your lemonade, club soda and grape juice over ice and stir. Add in as much fruit as desired. Cheers!

Don’t see something here to wet your whistle? Read thru our article about Local Libations of the Delaware Beaches!