08/23/2011 04:12 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Lemonade Heaven: Denver's 5 Best Lemon Libations

Lemonade: the choice beverage of summer. Rioja's Lemon Quencher, one of our favorite summer cocktails, is a great adult version to try - along with the libations at these five other Denver joints.

Parallel 17: Berries and herbs make Parallel 17's Strawberry Basil Lemonade - house-infused strawberry basil gin and fresh strawberries muddled with lemonade - an easy fave.
1600 E. 17th Ave.; 303-399-0988

Lola: The crisp Cucumber Lemonade at Lola is created with fresh lemon, cucumber and lemon-infused vodka.
1575 Boulder St.; 720-570-8686

Steuban's: Caipirinhas scream summer and Steuban's Lemon Time Caipirinha, created with Boca Loca cachaca, strega herbal liqueur, fresh thyme and muddled lemon screams with the best of 'em.
523 E. 17th Ave.; 303-830-1001

Bastiens: Bastiens keeps with their classic vibe, offering a smooth Lemoncello Martini: Kettle One Citroen vodka, lemoncello and lemonade.
3503 E. Colfax Ave.; 303-322-0363

Rack and Rye: This gastropub is serving up more than cocktails: For a non-alcoholic thirst quencher order their palate-pleasing Muddled Fresh Blackberry Lemonade.
1320 15th St.; 303-916-6756