As summer heats up, it helps to have drink recipes to help you cool down. At Sonesta, we specialize in #LiquidArt, and ArtBar at Sonesta Gwinnett Place Atlanta has a number of delicious cocktails that go perfectly with summer entertaining.

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Blackberry Lambrusco Sangria
2 Blackberries
Simple Syrup
½ Oz Brandy
½ Chambord
2 Oz Lambrusco
Splash Of Sprite
Orange For Garnish

Muddle blackberries with syrup and combine all ingredients into wine glass. Stir to incorporate.


1 Oz Tazaray Sunflower Whiskey
½ Oz St. Germain Elderflower Liqueur
2 Oz Soda Water

Combine all ingredients over ice in Collins glass.


Fiddler Smash
1 Oz  ASW Fiddler Bourbon
2 Oz Sour Mix
2 Oz Soda Water
Fresh Rosemary And Blackberries

Muddle rosemary and blackberries with bourbon. Add ice and sour mix. Shake to combine and top with soda water.

rum punch

Banana Coconut Rum Punch
1 Oz Coconut Rum
1 Oz Banana Liqueur
2 Oz Orange Juice
2 Oz Pineapple Juice
¼ Oz Grenadine

Combine all ingredients over ice and shake to combine. Serve in hurricane glass.


Georgia Mule
1 Oz Belvedere Ginger Zest Vodka
½ Oz Peach Nectar
2 Oz Ginger Beer
¼ Oz Lime Juice

Combine all ingredients in mule glass and stir to combine. Garnish with lime.


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