07/19/2013 01:08 pm ET Updated Sep 17, 2013

6 Daiquiris for National Daiquiri Day

Calling to mind sun-bleached umbrellas, soft white sand and the turquoise waters of the tropics, the Daiquiri is the ultimate summer cocktail. Forget about those frozen, sticky-sweet variations and instead mix up a true classic. Here, in honor of National Daiquiri Day, are six of our favorite variations.

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5 Daiquiris for National Daiquiri Day