Turtle Jack’s

4 Unique Seasonal
Cocktail Recipes

Learn how we make some of our unique summer cocktails inspired by cottage favourites.


Our #1 summer cocktail is back for another season! Smirnoff® Watermelon vodka is shaken with fresh watermelon, fresh mint, sweetened with lemonade and topped with soda water. This drink is the perfect summer shareable, try it in a pitcher today, or make it in a jug at home!

Cocktail Ingredients (1 serving):

1oz Smirnoff® Watermelon Vodka
2oz freshly squeezed lemon juice
2oz soda water
1oz watermelon cubes
1 watermelon slice
4 mint leaves

Cocktail Instructions:

    1. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice.
    2. Add watermelon vodka, lemon juice, mint and watermelon cubes.
    3. Shake for 15 seconds.
    4. Pour into mason jar, top with ice & soda water.
    5. Garnish with a slice of watermelon.

Cucumber Margarita

A top shelf margarita with a fresh summer twist! Don Julio® Blanco Tequila is muddled with fresh cucumber and lime. If you’re a margarita drinker this cocktail is a must try, the smoothness of the tequila mixed with freshly squeezed lime juice and crisp cucumber makes for a refreshing premium Margarita!

Cocktail Ingredients (1 serving):

2.5oz Don Julio® Tequila
1oz agave syrup
0.5oz freshly squeezed lime juice
6 cucumber slices
1 lime wheel

Cocktail Instructions:

  1. In the bottom of a cocktail shaker, muddle cucumber slices and one lime wheel.
  2. Add remaining ingredients and ice.
  3. Shake until chilled.
  4. Pour into a twisted rocks glass and garnish with a cucumber wheel.

Strawberry Basil Breeze

Our new summer favourite! We like our cocktails with freshly squeezed juices and shaken with bright summer flavours. Tanqueray® Rangpur gin has a nice lime flavour that pairs perfectly with pineapple juice, fresh strawberries and a hint of basil. Another great cocktail to share with friends, it’s available in a pitcher!

Cocktail Ingredients (1 serving):

1.5oz Tanqueray® Rangpur Gin
1oz agave Syrup
1oz pineapple juice
0.5oz freshly squeezed lime juice
2 strawberries
3 basil leaves

Cocktail Instructions:

    1. Combine all ingredients into a cocktail shaker and fill with ice.
    2. Shake until chilled and strawberries break down slightly.
    3. Pour into twisted rocks glass and garnish with a basil leaf and half a strawberry


Mojito’s are an amazing summer cocktail that we’ve been putting a spin on for years! This mojito is shaken with Coconut Rum, fresh mint, freshly squeezed lime juice and sweetened with agave syrup. If you like a classic mojito, try this twist with a light coconut flavour, perfect on the patio!

Cocktail Ingredients (1 serving):

2.5oz Captain Morgan® Coconut Rum
1oz agave syrup
1oz freshly squeezed lime juice
1oz soda water
5 mint leaves
1 lime wheel

Cocktail Instructions:

  1. In a cocktail shaker, combine coconut rum, lime juice, agave syrup and mint leaves torn.
  2. Shake and pour into a twisted rocks glass.
  3. Top with soda water and garnish with mint sprig and lime wheel.