Is your workweek dragging on? Are you looking for an escape? How about drinks with your girlfriend this weekend? If you plan on going out, you need to be a little educated in great drinks. Here's 10 Drinks To Try Out With The Girls This Weekend.

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    Any Umbrella Drink

    Long Island Iced Teas, Long Beach Iced Teas, Tokyo Teas, whatever. You can't go wrong.

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    Are you really ordering Jolly Ranchers and Gummi Bears in a drink? You bet you are!

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    A Shirley Temple

    It's two parts Ginger ale, one part orange juice, and a splash of grenadine, garnished with a maraschino cherry.

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    The gimlet is a cocktail made of gin and lime juice. Here's the 1928 description of the drink: "gin, a spot of lime, and soda".

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    Blue Hawaiian

    Why not be on vacation in Hawaii every day of the week? ,The Blue Hawaii is a tropical cocktail made of rum, pineapple juice, blue Curacao, sweet and sour mix, and sometimes vodka as well. Actually sounds pretty good...

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    White Russian

    A White Russian is a sweet cocktail made with vodka, coffee liqueurs, cream, and it's served with ice in an Old Fashioned glass.

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    Introduced back in 1993, it was marketed not as a beer, but as an alternative to beer. It was an early example of “alcopop”. Zima was a clear, lightly carbonated, alcoholic beverage.

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    Any Wine Cooler

    A wine cooler is made from wine and fruit juice. Where could you go wrong?

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    The Roy Rogers

    A Roy Rogers is a non-alcoholic mixed drink made with cola and grenadine syrup, garnished with a maraschino cherry. It is similar to the Shirley Temple.

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    Pink Squirrel

    The Pink Squirrel is a frozen cocktail made of 1 oz Creme de Noyaux, 1 oz Creme de Cacao, and 1 oz Half and half. It's pink and fun!