The phrase “hot girl summer” has never felt more relevant: The U.N. has announced that global warming is over, and we are now in an era of global boiling. What better way to drown your climate sorrows than to refresh with a summer drink? Why not make it THE summer drink? If only one could figure out what exactly that is. While debates rage on, arguing whether the seasonal beverage is a Hugo Spritz or a Friesling, CULTURED polled an elite round of tastemakers about their personal summer preferences, hopefully ending the argument once and for all. That is, until next year.
Mackenzie Thomas, Oscar Nñ, Annie Hamilton, and More Weigh In on the Drink of the Summer
It's the hottest summer on record, so CULTURED turned to these cultural sages for their takes on one of the most divisive questions of the season.