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Red, White & Blue Boozy Drinks

The 4th of July is USAs top beer-drinking holiday with more the 1-billion dollars spent on the cold brew. But what if you're not a beer drinker and want to celebrate with a cocktail instead?

Red white and blue boozy drinks you say? Sounds like it's time for another Twin Cities Live Staff Showdown. Producers Mandy Tadych, Lisa Adams and Mike Marcotte stopped by to mix things up!

 

1.    MANDY: THE SPIN SPRITZER
**Recipe from: a Mandy original!**
+ Spindrift Raspberry Lime – available at Target & Costco
+ bubbly or white wine
+ frozen raspberries and blueberries

**mix and enjoy!**

2. LISA: BLUEBERRY STRAWBERRY MOJITO
**Recipe from: wellplated.com**
+ blueberries
+ diced strawberries
+ mint leaves
+ lime, juiced
+ white rum
+ sprite zero (substituted for sugar and club soda)

3. MIKE: RED WHITE AND BLUE PUNCH
**Recipe from: Atlantas Frugal Mom**
+ aka: parent party punch
+ vodka
+ mandarin orange sparkling water
+ grenadine
+ fresh blueberries on a skewer for garnish