With heatwaves sweeping throughout the Northeast, discovering methods to remain cool whereas having enjoyable this Fourth of July weekend and past is important to summer season survival.
What higher solution to sit back than with a cool, refreshing drink — whether or not it is a seasonal cocktail, iced latte, bubble tea or craft beer. Or how a couple of spiked slushie?
No matter your desire, Bucks County has one thing able to pour for you.
Whether or not you are within the temper for one thing milky, fruity or boozy, we have compiled a listing of locations that will help you discover your final summer season sip:
Bubble Tea and Iced Espresso
Calm Waters Espresso Roasters, Bristol
Sip on a Darkish Chocolate Chilly Brew (mainly caffeinated chocolate milk) in Bristol as you stroll down Mill Road to the Bristol Wharf and funky off by the water along with your iced espresso drink.
Take a look at Calm Waters’ summer season specials comparable to the Orange Creamsicle Iced Latte (accessible by way of July) and Nitro Hopped Chilly Brew (accessible till August) — chilly brew infused with hops from Second Sin Brewing Firm in Bristol.
And in case you’re hungry, we advocate the zucchini bread and grilled cheese sandwich.
Go: 242 Mill St., 215-781-6286; calmwaterscoffee.com
Cowabunga Espresso Roasters, Warrington
Contained in the Turning Level restaurant in Warrington, the espresso store pours chilled coffees together with chilly brew, nitro espresso, iced lattes, cappuccinos and home espresso specialty shakes.
Not a espresso lover? They have frozen sizzling chocolate, banana whip smoothies and milkshakes (chocolate, vanilla and strawberry).
Go: 1584 Fundamental St., 215-792-7610; cowabungaweb.com
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Hello Tea Bar Bubble Tea, Newtown
Colourful chilled teas and occasional at Hello Tea Bar are positive to maintain the warmth at bay. From strawberry milk smoothies to Oolong milk teas to matcha, there are quite a lot of drinks to check out.
Add “bubbles” or tapioca pearls to any drink for a chewy pop of taste. Or in case you’re not a fan of boba, take pleasure in a drink with a flavored milk cap (foam) as an alternative.
Go: 31 S State St., 215-968-2301; hiteabarpa.com
Fairly Hen Espresso Roasters, Yardley
Select from a quantity of distinctive specialty lattes like Ferrero Rocher, pistachio- vanilla and orange creamsicle.
Order one iced and you have got an excellent chilly, caffeinated drink as you stroll round this charming city.
Go: 7 S Fundamental St., 267-714-2800; prettybirdcoffee.com
The Espresso Room, Newtown
Sweetened condensed milk and even lemonade — sure, lemonade — in iced espresso could hit the spot, particularly in a heatwave.
The Newtown espresso store has many iced espresso choices, however we advocate three drinks to maintain you cool: the Vietnamese Chilly Brew — sweetened condensed milk blended in chilly brew, the Chilly Brew Lemonade — half chilly brew and half lemonade, and the Glowing Americano — glowing water and espresso (16-ounce has two pictures of espresso and 24-ounce has 4 pictures of espresso).
Go: 15 S State St., 215-550-6130; coffeeroomnewtown.com
Cocktails and Beers
Havana, New Hope
On the lookout for fruity mojitos, flavored martinis and refreshing cocktails? Havana in New Hope has a lot to select from.
There’s the Mango Spritzer with Cruzan Mango Rum, Island Blue triple sec and ginger ale; the Ardour Fruit Mojito with Cruzan Ardour Fruit Rum, recent mint, lime juice, Monin mojito combine, membership soda and a splash of DeKuyper Peach Schnapps; and the Fundamental Road Martini with Pinnacle Peach Vodka, Dekuyper Bitter Apple Schnapps, triple sec and orange juice.
Havana additionally has 4 totally different sorts of boozy espresso drinks in case you plan to maintain the enjoyable going into the wee hours.
Go: 105 South Fundamental St., 215-862-5501; havananewhope.com/
Catch some fireworks this weekend after which head over to this Doylestown cocktail bar and take a look at the Loyal to None drink.
The particular Fourth of July cocktail is made with Barr Hill gin and domestically made bitters from Barefoot Botanicals.
Go: 22 S Fundamental St., 267-576-7980; hopsscotch22.com
Itri Wooden Fired, Bristol
Seasonal cocktails deliver it at Itri. Attempt Say It Ain’t Cilantro, a tequila with agave, pineapple, cucumber, cilantro, celery and salt and cayenne pepper rim; the Berry Drop, a lemon vodka with strawberry, easy and sugar rim; or the Mango Mare, a cucumber vodka with mango, lime, agave and ginger beer.
Go: 310 Mill St., 215-458-8419; itriwoodfired.com
Loso Brewing Firm, Warrington and Feasterville-Trevose
At Chickie’s & Pete’s in Warrington, Fireplace Smokehouse and The Buck Lodge in Feasterville-Trevose, discover the seasonal Woodlyn West Watermelon Wheat on faucet. It is a crisp, clear beer with 5.1% ABV. With a barely pinkish hue, it is received a candy and tart style.
Go: 500 Easton Street, Warrington, 215-343-5206; 237 Elmwood Ave., Feasterville-Trevose, 215-357-9874; 1200 Buck Street, Feasterville-Trevose, 215-396-2002; losobrewingcompany.com
Newtown Brewing Firm, Newtown
Discover summery cocktails at Newtown Brewing Firm just like the Orange is the New Vanilla, a tackle the traditional orange creamsicle, and the We’re About to Crash Into the Solar, a drink that takes its lead from Batman within the “Lego” film.
Orange is the New Vanilla is a Stateside Vodka over ice with a splash of an in-house ready vanilla-infused easy syrup, orange juice, a splash of membership soda, garnished with an orange wedge.
We’re About to Crash Into the Solar is one other Stateside Vodka. It is blended with lemonade, an in-house ready lemon-infused easy syrup and a slice of natural lemon on prime.
Go: 103 Penns Path, 215-944-8609; newtownbrewingco.com
Peddler’s Village, New Hope
Calling all blueberry lovers — it is “Blueberry Month” at Peddler’s Village and meaning particular blueberry-themed meals and drinks on the Village’s eating places and eateries.
Cock ‘n Bull and Hart’s Tavern have three drinks: Stars & Stripes, a Cuervo white margarita with coconut, raspberry syrup and spiked blueberries; Reality Serum, a Actually Blueberry & Acai Onerous Seltzer with Ketel One Cucumber & Mint and blueberry extract; and Twisted Jack T, a Twisted Tea Onerous Iced Tea with Jack Daniel’s and recent orange.
Earl’s New American has 4 to select from: Blueberry Margarita, a tequila, house-made bitter combine, recent blueberry puree and triple sec; Blueberry Sangria, a Moscato, Riesling, blueberry vodka, white cranberry with recent blueberries; Blue Sapphire, a Bombay Blue Sapphire gin, St-Germain Elderflower Liqueur and lavender easy syrup; and Bumble Berry, a Fats Head’s ale infused with spring honey and blueberries.
At Buttonwood Grill, company can discover the Reality Serum, Twisted Jack T and Very Berry Cosmo, a Smirnoff Blue vodka, raspberry liqueur, triple sec and cranberry juice. Additionally they have the Barefoot Fruitscato Blueberry Wine and Blueberry Bourbon Spritzer, an Outdated Forester, bitter combine, blueberry easy syrup and membership soda.
As well as, there are blueberry-themed drinks accessible within the Village. Free Will Brewing Co. has the Blueberry Mash Bitter Ale and Chaddsford Vineyard gives the blueberry spritzer cocktail, a white wine spritzer with blueberries.
Go: 100 Peddlers Village, 215-794-4000; peddlersvillage.com
Pat Deon Drinks, Fairless Hills
Boozy slushies on a sizzling day in all probability sounds nice, proper? Effectively, this Fairless Hills retailer has beer-based slushies for you.
The shop has 10 flavors to select from that change every day.
Since 1955, Pat Deon Drinks has been serving the Bucks County space, specializing in uncommon craft breweries and providing a big choice of kegs, instances and 12 packs. Additionally they promote gentle drinks, ice, cigars, and are a licensed distributor of the Pennsylvania Lottery.
Go: 540 S. Oxford Valley Street, 215-945-6300; patdeonbeverages.com
River Home at Odette’s, New Hope
Sip aesthetically pleasing cocktails on the luxurious lodge with views of the encircling New Hope and Lambertville landscapes. River Home at Odette’s has two particular Fourth of July cocktails: the West River and Watermelon Punch. Each can be found till July 5.
The West River is an Aviation Gin with blueberry, mint, cane syrup and lime. The Watermelon Punch is a rum with watermelon, lime, orange juice and ginger beer.
Pair that with a picturesque view and you have got a pleasant summer season outing.
Go: 274 River Street, 215-682-2022; https://www.riverhousenewhope.com/
Ferment on Market Road, Perkasie
This new Italian aperitivo-inspired kombucha and wine bar in Perkasie gives native wine, kombucha, beer and blended spirits.
Visitors can take out or sit in and revel in kombucha from Sole Kombucha, cocktails and different summery drinks whereas dwell music performs within the again.
Go: 534 W Market St., facebook.com/Ferment-on-Market-Street
Dairy Delite, Levittown
Stroll as much as the window of the barnlike ice cream store on Woodbourne Street and order a 16-ounce or 24-ounce milkshake.
Be sure you check out their fruity milkshakes like banana, strawberry, lime and orange sherbet.
Go: 972 Woodbourne Street, 215-547-1636; facebook.com/DairyDelite
Owowcow Creamery, Chalfont
Cease by the ice cream store’s latest location to chill off with a Backyard Berries shake. The refreshing deal with is a mixture of native Backyard Berry ice cream, recent raspberries, blueberries and strawberries topped off with house-made whipped cream.
Go: 101 N Fundamental St., 215-716-7703; facebook.com/owowcow
Hira Qureshi covers foods and drinks for the Courier Submit, Burlington County Occasions, Each day Journal, Bucks County Occasions andIntelligencer. She will be reached at HQureshi@gannettnj.com or 856-287-8106. Assist assist native journalism with a digital subscription.