With the UK in danger of having a seriously half-decent summer, it can be difficult to know what to drink at all the barbecues and picnics we're suddenly able to have.
Thankfully, the options are manifold. Champagne, certainly: it goes with all foods and adds a touch of class to any outdoor gathering.
But there's also a world of other spirits and liqueurs - not all of them particularly well known - that go equally well with a rug, a plate of food and a few hours of sunshine. This summer, why not surprise your friends with some of the more unusual drinks from our Great Outdoors selection?