Cinco de Mayo Drink Recipes

Nothing goes better with spicy Mexican food than an ice cold drink to cool your palate. Find five of our favorite refreshing drinks—with and without alcohol—for celebrating the Fifth of May.

Cinco de Mayo Drink Recipes

Cinco de Mayo Drink Recipes

Frozen Lemon-Berry Margaritas
Reader Julie Hieggelke of Chicago, Illinois cools down those summer months with this absolutely fantastic margarita. It's slightly icy, thick and perfect on those warm afternoons. The non-alcoholic version will be a real hit with kids.
——Julie Hieggelke, Grayslake, Illinois

White Sangria
Fruity, sweet and party-pretty, this light, refreshing beverage goes together in minutes. And guests will find it as welcome as a splash of winter sunshine at your buffet.
—Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Greendale, Wisconsin

Filled with frozen fruit, this fresh blend is a snap to put together and keep cold. And what a thirst-quenching, elegant beverage for summer parties!
—Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Greendale, Wisconsin

Refreshing Lemon-Lime Drink
Here is a lighter version of the famous margarita-without the alcohol! It goes very well with Mexican dishes or as a cool summertime drink in the shade.
—Lisa Castillo, Bourbonnais, Illinois

Refreshing Lime Slush
Nothing quenches my thirst on a hot summer day quite like this slush with a subtle lime flavor. When warm weather arrives, a batch will be chilling in my freezer.
—Karen Bourne, Magrath, Alberta

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