8 alcoholic popsicle recipes to help keep you cool

bring on the poptails.

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The hardest part about summer has long been making the decision between eating delicious ice cream and sipping frosty summer cocktails. Surely you can do both, but at long last we've found a solution to satisfy both your wants and needs at the same time: poptails. These are the frozen treats that won't remind you of childhood summers.

Part popsicle, part cocktail, poptails truly give you the best of both worlds for summer refreshment—and they're beyond easy to make in your own home. Just nab yourself a popsicle mold, crack open the liquor cabinet, and you're in for a delightful treat. Whether you prefer summer classics like Sex on the Beach, or you fancy yourself more of a wino, the perfect poptail is just waiting for you to make it. Flip through the gallery for some poptail recipes you'll want to add to your bartending repetoire, ASAP.