The Summer Cocktail You'll Drink On Repeat, Based On Your Zodiac

Your go-to drink is written in the stars.


Summer has arrived, and we’re getting thirsty. There’s nothing better than a refreshing cocktail to cut through the dog days of summer, and it’s even better when you make it fresh at home with your own individualized twist.

Having trouble choosing a TikTok recipe to try for your next pool party or beach trip? Look to the stars to guide the way to the perfect summer cocktail for your zodiac sign.

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Aries: Strawberry Jalapeño Margarita

Spicy, sweet, and the life of the party, this cocktail is just like bold Aries. Featuring chilled strawberry and jalapeño puree with tequila, agave, lime, and Cointreau, this cocktail is an exciting take on a margarita at home.

Taurus: Mezcal Paloma

Smokey and tart, this Mezcal Paloma is like grounded, graceful Taurus. It’s made with Mezcal, lime, simple syrup, grapefruit juice, and soda water.

Gemini: Piña Colada Margarita

No Gemini would ever settle for one drink, so why not have the best of both worlds? This Piña Colada Margarita marries two favorite summer drinks for a cocktail featuring pineapple, lime, coconut, tequila, agave, and light rum.

Cancer: Sunset Cocktails

Gather your friends like a Cancer would and take in this sweet and sentimental sunset cocktail. This summery concoction combines grapefruit, lemon juice, and violet Empress Gin.

Leo: Gin Daisy

Bold and bright, this Gin Daisy is perfect for enjoying under the shining sun of Leo season. Gin, Cointreau, lemon juice, and Grenadine sparkle over ice, which is then garnished with fresh orange and mint.

Virgo: Frozen Peach Cocktail

The practical and warm earth sign of Virgo loves to entertain and share drinks over lively discussions. This Frozen Peach Cocktail is almost a smoothie, blended with frozen peach, bourbon, lemon juice, and honey, making it perfect for a park picnic or pool party.

Libra: Rosé Sangria

This twist on two go-to summer drinks finds the balance between Rosé and Sangria for the ultimate refresher. Bubbley, sweet, and easy on the eyes, like Libra, this summer cocktail combines grapefruit sparkling rosé, Brandy, simple syrup, grapefruit, orange, and lemon juice.

Scorpio: Dirty Shirley

Known as the most intense water sign, Scorpio loves to take things up a notch. The trending Dirty Shirley is the grown-up version of the Shirley Temple, with vodka, grenadine, lemon-lime soda, and maraschino cherries.

Sagittarius: The Morning After

The fiery and fun-loving sign of Sagittarius isn’t afraid of being the life of the party – but likey fears the morning after. Get rid of any scaries with this sunrise-inspired cocktail featuring tequila, orange juice, Grenadine, and a classic creamsicle.

Capricorn: Frozen Espresso Martini

Just like Capricorn, bold and earthy espresso is upgraded with vodka and Kahlua, and then blended with ice for an energizing summer treat.

Aquarius: Empress Sour

Unique and experimentative Aquarius is not one to settle for the basics. Watch the colors change as you drink this Empress Sour, which features traditional ingredients like lemon juice, simple syrup, egg whites, and a twist of violet Empress Gin. The finishing touches are garnishes of rosemary and lavender sprigs.

Pisces: Blue Lagoon

Take a dip in the Blue Lagoon like watery and whimsical Pisces. Vodka, lemonade, and blue Curaçao will have you floating in a summer dream, topped with a lemon wheel and cherry.

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