Passed Mixed Drinks for a Summer Wedding

It's actually feeling like summer in San Francisco! I pulled some of my favorite cocktails for hot weather that would be fabulous passed as guests enter the reception site on a hot day. Most are Southern inspired but be careful, they taste nothing like the alcohol they contain and can be dangerous!

Lemon Spiked Sweet Tea (from Martha Stewart)

Looks great in a mason jar, cooling on a hot day.

Serves 8 to 10

Lemon Drops on the Rocks (from Martha Stewart)

Taken from the lemon drop shot, served over ice.

Makes 6 cups; serves 12

South Side Fizz (from

The country club favorite.

Makes 1 serving

Mint Julep (from

My all-time favorite drink, served in mansions and at horse races throughout the South.