Australian Pre-mixed & Canned Cocktails to Win the Picnic
Pair your summer picnic with some of the best Australian canned and pre-mixed cocktails.
With picnic season well and truly here, we are all for embracing the warmer weather and enjoying our afternoons down at the local park or beach with our nearest and dearest. Dining alfresco is all about your set-up, from picnic tables and portable BBQs, to Instaworthy grazing boards and ice-cold drinks. And if you aren't a beer, wine or cider drinker, the last one can be tricky as bringing cocktail paraphernalia to an outdoor picnic takes up a lot of space in the basket.
To make life easier, loads of Aussie alcohol brands are creating pre-mixed cocktails in cans and bottles ready for pouring and drinking. To suss out which ones to try, we've rounded up some of favourites below.
For a light and refreshing picnic tipple, opt for Yarra Burn's canned range. From their rose and prosecco to, our fave, the orange bitters spritz, you'll be sure to pick up a pack before each alfresco hang.
Their full range of classic cocktails make Twisted Shaker a great a great option The range also comes in three different sizes (50ml, 200ml and 700ml) so you can pick up a small one to taste test or opt for the larger one to share with friends on your next picnic.
One of the newest cocktail brands on the scene, Big Mood has a range of 11 different cocktails to suit all taste. From classics like a lychee martini and old fashioned, to new favourites like their rhubarb negroni and pineapple and lemon-infused picnic punch, there are plenty to try!
Saintly's seltzer range was the toast of summer 2020/2021, and to keep the good times rolling they have launched a cocktail-inspired line. From a ginger mule and grapefruit margarita, to a moijto and passionfruit martini, pick up the variety pack to sample the range and share with your mates.
Award-winning boutique distillery Manly Spirits is passionate about spirits and the team use foraged coastal ingredients to create and flavour their unique range of drinks. You can pick up their pre-mixed G&Ts and vodka, sodas in four-packs for your next picnic, but for something extra special they have three signature bottled cocktails that use their awarded spirits.
Have already stocked up on your favourite Australian canned and pre-mixed cocktails and ready to get picnicking? To ensure you have the most delicious spread, head straight to our Recipes hub for all your gourmet needs.
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