Summer Shandy Cooler

August 29, 2013

The dog days of August are ending this weekend. What could be better than a refreshing beverage as you grill something tasty on the grill? PatioDaddio shares his simple recipe for a Summer Shandy Cooler that will delight your Labor Day guests. And for more great summer recipes, tips and techniques be sure to click here.

Summer Shandy Cooler featuring vodka, Shock Top ale and ginger beer.

Here’s a quick recipe for a light refreshing cocktail that is perfect for outdoor entertaining around the grill.


8 oz Unfiltered wheat ale (I used Shock Top® Belgian White)

2 slices Lemon, 1/4 inch thick

1.5 oz Vodka

6 oz Ginger beer/ale (I used AJ Stephans™ Ginger Beer)



Muddle one slice of lemon and vodka, strain into a 16-ounce pub glass, add the beer and ginger ale.

Serve garnished with a slice of lemon

Serve and enjoy!

What will you be sipping next to the grill? Let us know in the comments below!


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