Recently we've seen the rise of the "poptail" — that is, delicious little frozen treats that pack a grown-up punch. The fact is, ice pops don't get less delicious the older you get. Whether they are on little wooden sticks or squeezed through a plastic tube, we just get to add a little something extra to them. Extra booze, that is.
Let's start with a summertime favorite: the margarita!
Image: Sweet Paul
Mojitos are another great way to cool down. And we love the fact that this one comes in a classic little plastic tube.
This one gives new meaning to "frozen" strawberry margarita.
Everything about these little pops is great, from the genius use of a refreshing wine to their adorable little star shape.
Image: Petit Foodie
This one is like a grown-up Dreamsicle. For those of you who love a little creamy treat on a hot day.
Image: Marla Meredith
Baileys is a wonderful liqueur for sipping. Who knew it would be great for nibbling on too?
Image: Port and Fin
Talk about refreshing! Even your favorite basic cocktail is great as an ice pop.
Image: Princess Misia
This one doesn't just sound great — it looks pretty too!
This has to be the easiest way to make an adults-only treat this summer.
Image: Just a Taste
What's better than sangria? Frozen sangria, of course!
Are mangoes the official fruit of summer? Because they really should be.
Image: Feed Me I'm Hungry
For when you want something a little sweeter, these strawberry pops should do the trick very nicely.
You're going to need this poptail recipe for any impending beach vacation you're going on.
Image: Cooking Stoned
This is a deliciously fun way to use any late-season pomegranates you're lucky enough to find!
This grown-up take on the classic berry popsicle is sure to delight at a backyard barbecue.
Image: Sugar and Charm
With watermelons in season, you'll want to put one (or two) to good use with a recipe like this.
Image: Bakers Royale
Whatever you think of the cocktail that inspired this ice pop, you're sure to love this updated take.
These fresh pops are super simple to make — no special equipment required!
Pimm's Cup lovers will have a new go-to way to unwind this summer.
Image: Real Food by Dad
Can you even have a list of delicious summery treats without including a frozen fudge pop? This one is totally perfect.
It doesn't get more refreshing than a dash of mint on a hot summer's day.
And you'll see personalized content just for you whenever you click the My Feed .
SheKnows is making some changes!