Celebrate Copa América With These Futebol Themed Cocktails

(L-R: Lionel Messi, Neymar and Alexis Sanchez.) Image via the Paddy Power Blog. No copyright infringement intended.

‘Tis the season to get over your World Cup Brasil withdrawal and get in on the futebol indulgence as Copa América Chile 2015 continues.

If you’re a little sad, like me, that our favourite Barça-Brasilian boy Neyamr is out, then I have just the thing for you — footie-themed cocktails!

Yes, drown thy sorrows in these little concoctions by our friends at SkinnyGirl and enjoy watching Messi and the rest bring it — South American style!


Striker Sipper

  • 2 parts Skinnygirl® Bare Naked Vodka
  • 1 part black tea (or powdered iced tea mix)
  • 1 part lemonade

Preparation: Mix ingredients in tall Collins glass.

Midfield Muddler

  • 2 parts Skinnygirl® Cucumber Vodka
  • ½ part fresh lime juice
  • Splash of club soda
  • Muddled mint leaves
  • Mint leaves for garnish

Preparation: Muddle mint leaves. Shake Skinnygirl® Cucumber Vodka and fresh lime juice with ice and pour over ice. Top with splash of club soda, and garnish with mint leaves.

Throw-in Twist

  • 1 ½ parts Skinnygirl® Bare Naked Vodka
  • 3 parts cranberry juice
  • 1 part orange juice

Preparation: Shake ingredients, pour over ice and enjoy.


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