Where to Cool Down with Frozen Summer Cocktails in Miami

As we forge our way into the balmy summer days of heat and Miami rays, we take a look at some of our favorite spots to sip on some cool, refreshing cocktails. From newly-popular frosé, to your classic frozen margarita or adult milkshakes, here’s a look at some of the best summer sips in the city.


1 Hotel WATR Frose 2

The swanky rooftop pool at the 1 Hotel in Miami Beach is the ultimate destination for some fun, summer relaxation with great food and cocktails to match it. Settle in a poolside cabana and sip on Watr’s own take of the frosé.


4 oz. Rosé

1/2 oz. Absolut Elyx Vodka

1/2 oz. Lillet Rouge

1/2 oz. Peach Purée (cane sugar base)

1/2 oz. Fresh Pressed Grapefruit Juice

1 oz. Kelvin Slush & Co. Citrus base

*non GMO, organic, kosher, cane sugar base


Banana Batida

If you’re looking for a packed weekend pool party, this bayfront Miami Beach hotel is your spot. Kick back and enjoy the DJ beats while sipping on the Banana Batida.


1 oz Avua Cachaca,

1 oz Rum

Ripe Plantain

Pineapple Garnish


Frozen Mexican Mule Nautilus Cabana Club

Post up by the pool following the spot’s Sunday Rosé Brunch and cool down with their frozen Mexican Mule for something with a stronger kick, made simply with Casa Noble Tequila, ginger and lime.



Hit up Stephen Starr’s haute Asian fusion restaurant for either a pool day or a more upscale lunch and enjoy their frozen guava margarita, available poolside or throughout the restaurant by order.


Bakehouse Brasserie Frose

Cool down in the shade at Menin Hospitality’s South of Fifth gem, Bakehouse Brasserie, a Parisian-inspired cafe with an inventive menu of sweet and savory dishes, as well as delicious cocktails. Sip on this pretty glass of frosé as you enjoy the spot’s live jazz music.


1 container Citrus Slush

16 oz Cocchi Americano Rosso

16 oz Strawberry Liqueur

8 oz Pamplemousse Liqueur

8 oz St. Germain

7 quarts of water

1 quart of Watermelon Juice

Garnished with strawberry, cherries and orange.


Nikki Beach milkshakePhoto Credit: Romain Maurice

If you’re heading to Nikki Beach for a Sunday funday, enjoy this lavish adult milkshake for a sweet treat. The “Build Me Up Butter Rum” is made with rum, milk, brown sugar, nutmeg and butter pecan ice cream.