Says Cheers! To Labor Day with Schweppes’ Fall Cocktails

By Jennifer McKee


There’s never a bad time for a cocktail. And in celebration of Schweppes’ new line of mixers, 1783 by Schweppes (the year refers to the year the company was founded), the brand has released its favorite cocktail recipes to usher in fall. Toast the end of your Labor Day shopping—either online or in-store—with these four easy-to-make libations.

Moscow Mule

  • 2 oz. vodka
  • 4–6 oz. 1783 Tahitian Lime Ginger Beer
  • Garnish with a lime slice


  • 2 oz. agave tequila 
  • 4–6 oz. 1783 Tahitian Lime Ginger Beer
  • Squeeze of fresh orange juice on top
  • Garnish with a lime slice

Vodka Collins

  • 2 oz. vodka
  • 1 oz. Rose’s Simple Syrup
  • 5 oz. 1783 Sicilian Lemon Club Soda
  • Squeeze of fresh lime juice on top
  • Garnish with a maraschino cherry 


  • 1 oz. gin
  • 1 oz. vodka
  • 2 oz. grapefruit juice
  • 1783 Sicilian Lemon Club Soda to fill
  • Garnish with orange wedge


Photo courtesy 1783 by Schweppes

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