Ten Ready-To-Drink Cocktails Worth Sipping

From cans to bottles, these beverages are delicious and easy to serve

Ready-to-drink cocktail options can easily overwhelm as more brands continue to enter an already crowded market—where quality is often neglected. In the last few the years, and through innumerable trials, we’ve come to love so many. Today, clever canned drinks like Volley and Social Hour Cocktails populate our fridge shelves alongside the category defiant cans of Copenhagen-based flavor company Empirical and the simple, delicious pleasure of Fishers Island Lemonade. …

Interview: Volley Ready-to-Drink Cocktail Founders Christopher Wirth + Camila Soriano

Details behind the all-natural, 100% blue agave tequila-based seltzer line

Volley occupies a unique position in the canned alcoholic beverages boom. Built upon three ingredients—organic juice, sparkling water and 100% blue Weber agave tequila from the highlands of Jalisco—it can be considered both a spiked seltzer and a ready-to-drink (RTD) cocktail. This distinction is quite important and the brand’s founders, husband-and-wife team Christopher Wirth and Camila Soriano, are aware. Volley’s four iterations, all made with …

Elderflower, Mint + Lime Wine Spritzer

Refreshing and relaxing, Cool Cat’s Elderflower, Mint and Lime Wine Spritzer blends California Pinot Grigio with a trio of natural ingredients. At 6.9% ABV, each delivers less alcohol than a traditional glass of wine but pairs quite appropriately with trips to the beach or moments by the pool. Each can is only 150 calories and gluten-free. Cool Cat spritzers come in packs of eight 12-ounce …