There’s a reason most summer barbecue pairs best with lighter beers: It’s hot outside and you want a thirst-quenching beverage—something that you can drink for hours. Summer cocktails should also follow this rule.
So at your next outdoor party, offer up refreshing concoctions that pack a little less punch, and also be sure to make use of the season’s fresh fruits and herbs. Here are 21 recipes to get you started. Make them to individual taste or tinker with the recipes and serve them in a punch bowl.