7 Superfood Cocktails To Celebrate The End Of Summer

Written by Leah Vanderveldt
Leah Vanderveldt is an author living in Brooklyn, New York. She received her Bachelor’s in Communications and Media from Fordham University, and is certified in culinary nutrition from the Natural Gourmet Institute.

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It's no secret we love us some superfoods—especially when we can easily add extra nutrients to our latest creations (hello, green smoothies).

To celebrate the end of summer, we've found seven cocktails starring one or more of our favorite healthy, healing ingredients (think turmeric, beets, avocado, and green juice) to mitigate the effects of having a cocktail or two—and make them taste incredible. Cheers!

Watermelon-Cucumber Kombucha Cooler

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Hydrating watermelon and cucumber are blended and mixed with kombucha for a super-refreshing (tequila optional) cocktail.

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Cold-Pressed Gin + Juice Cocktails

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It's the Snoop and wellness mashup we've all be waiting for.

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Blackberry Basil Mojito

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Summer berries and fragrant basil are muddled together for a new spin on the mojito. Antioxidants never looked so fun.

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Avocado Margarita

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A green smoothie blend of avocado, lime, and orange juice spiked with tequila and finished with a little salt (of course).

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Boozy Beet & Pomegranate Lemonade

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Beets are actually great for the liver, making them a welcome addition to a boozy lemonade.

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Orange Turmeric Margarita

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Turmeric simple syrup (a blend of sweetener and water) is the secret to this margarita's beautiful sunny hue.

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Berry Kombucha Sangria

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Kombucha sangria might be the biggest cocktail "aha" moment we've had all summer. Load it up with berries and stone fruit and you've got the perfect drink for an afternoon outside.

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