This Memorial Weekend is sure to be like any other—filled with family, friends, fun, and best of all, cookouts! Whether it’s a holiday or not, family is in the kitchen and on the grill preparing all the fixins’ for the family cookout.
It seems like black people everywhere enjoy playing cards, dancing to old school tunes, and eating soul food during the summer… even in the movies!
So to get you ready for the various barbecues and cookouts in your very near future, here are some clips from some of our favorite cookout scenes:
Boyz N’ The Hood
Johnson Family Vacation
Friday After Next
Deliver Us From Eva
Don’t Be A Menace To South Central While Drinking Your Juice In The Hood
Memorial Day Cocktails: Let's Just Drink Because We're Off Monday
1. Let's Get Drunk & Forget What We Did
It's almost Memorial Day and you know what that means! Not really, it's just another excuse to drink because we have an extra day off this weekend! So let's get some bottles and make this flirty summer cocktails!
2. Summer Salute
We salute this drink!
3. Berry American
This makes us proud to be an American.
4. The Aperol Spritz
5. Papaya Smash
6. Liberty Lemonade
7. Spiced Blueberry Punch
The coolest spiced drink ever.
8. Honey, White & Blue
The true American flag.
9. Avion Paloma
So fresh, so delish!
10. Summertime Sunrise
Summer summer summertime, oooh it's summertime!
11. Mile High
Join the club with this cocktail!
12. Border Frappe
This is not your Starbucks frappe!
13. Watermelon Woo Woo
You've been drankin'...watermelon.
14. Q Summer Storm
This one is tropical and very, very necessary.
15. Knob Creek Rye Blackhawk
Like whiskey? This is your drink!