This year when you gather with friends and family to celebrate America’s Independence treat your guests with these refreshing and patriotic cocktails from our Liquid Artists. These libations are ideal for sipping on a hot summer day and will pair perfectly with your  backyard BBQ, picnic in the park, or floating around one of our pools!


Sonesta Coconut Grove Miami
Star Spangled Sonesta
Star Spangled Sonesta

1.5 oz. Citrus Vodka
1 oz. Triple Sec
Lime Juice

Mix all ingredients in the shaker. Pour into tall glass and top with sprite.

Patriotic Paradise
Patriotic Paradise

1.5 oz. Tequila
1 oz. Blue  Curacao
Bar Mix
Lime Juice

Make a sugar rim with grenadine and sugar. Mix tequila, blue curacao, bar mix, lime juice in the shaker. Pour into the glass.


American Beauty - 1

American Beauty

1.5 oz. Vodka
Blue Curacao
Lime Juice

Mix vodka, blue curacao and lime juice in the shaker. In a chilled martini glass pour a dash of Grenadine and add the rest of ingredients. Garnish with cherry and raspberries.

Sonesta Gwinnett Place Atlanta


The George Mule

8 oz. Peach Nectar
8 oz. Ginger Beer
6 oz. Vodka
3 oz. Lime Juice

Place all ingredients in shaker and blend. Fill a large pitcher with crushed ice and add drink mixture, serve in copper cups with fresh peach slice and lime wedge as garnish. This recipe serves six.

Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans

summertimeSummertime Blues

1/2 oz. Blueberry Puree
1/2 oz. Lavender Syrup
3/4 oz. Lemon Juice
1.5 oz. Nolet Gin
2.5 oz. Fever Tree Tonic

Garnish with blackberries and a lemon peel.


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