The waterfront patio at bartaco is the ideal place to cool off (and be seen) on a hot summer day. Order a couple of these hibiscus-infused tequila, blood orange, lime, and ginger-agave syrup beverages and a tray of tacos to share.
1 Willett Ave, Port Chester, (914) 937-8226; www.bartaco.com
Iron Vine, $12
Unwind after a long day with this modern version of a tiki classic. The potent yet refreshing cocktail features orange-infused rum, pineapple juice, Small Hand orgeat syrup, and star anise.
992 Main St, Peekskill, (914) 930-8507; www.ironvinepeekskill.com
The new craft-cocktail program at Dubrovnik includes this classic summer drink with a boozy kick. Blueberry and strawberry syrups are fruity enhancements to Akvinta vodka and fresh lemon juice.
721 Main St, New Rochelle, (914) 637-377; www.dubrovnikny.com