after a long and chilly winter, what better way is there to welcome warm weather than pouring a delicious fruity cocktail. from vodka to rum and gin to whiskey, there really are no limits when it comes to liquors that can be infused with fruit flavours. knowing which liquor will compliment fruit the best is helpful when serving cocktails at your summer parties this year. you never know; your favourite fruit and favourite liquor may just be the perfect match. “there’s no better time to add fruit to cocktails than during the summer when the majority are in season,” says jesse sahlin, beverage director at joey restaurants. “if you’re looking to spruce up your cocktails with seasonal flavours, its best to find the most complimentary fruit for your favourite liquor.”
if you’re eager to pair the right fruits with your liquor of choice this summer, look no further. here’s how to pour the best tasting cocktails during sunny days.