Pineapple Milk Cocktail Pineapple Milk was first published in Charles H Baker’s Jigger, Beaker and Glass: Drinking Around the World in 1895. This was a drink Baker learned about in San Salvador as he was traveling down the Central American coastline. He described it as a “grand hot weather potation, and has been known to […]
Jimmy Buffett’s Legendary Margarita Recipe Most people don’t know the real story behind the song “Margaritaville,” but the truth is that it was written in five minutes. I was visiting Austin, Texas, for work in 1977, and a friend of mine was driving me to the airport. It was a hot afternoon, and we stopped […]
12 Unique Cocktails To Spice Up Happy Hour From boba mimosas to 100-ounce cocktails, these 12 drinks are the life of the party.
How The Bloody Mary Got From Paris To NYC Bloody Mary’s are a staple in American culture. A sworn by hangover cure and the perfect excuse for a boozy brunch, the tomato juice and vodka cocktail traveled to New York from the famous “Harry’s New York Bar” in Paris.
Chocolate Covered Strawberry Shooters A drink so cute you won’t want to share. No cocktail shaker? Mix in a glass with ice and strain into a measuring glass for easy pouring! INGREDIENTS 1/4 c. chocolate chips, melted 3 oz. strawberry milk 3 oz. white chocolate liqueur 1 oz. vodka 3 small strawberries, for garnish DIRECTIONS […]
Skinny Strawberry Mojitos The it drink of summer. INGREDIENTS 1 750-mL bottle rosé, chilled 2 c. chopped strawberries 1/4 c. vodka 1/4 c. fresh lemon juice ice DIRECTIONS In a blender, combine about half the bottle of rosé, 1 cup strawberries, half the vodka, and half the lemon juice. Add about 2 cups of ice […]
Bahama Mamas Sail away with me. INGREDIENTS ice 2 parts orange juice 1 part pineapple juice 1 part dark rum 1/2 part coconut rum 1/2 part lime juice splash grenadine Pineapple wedges, for serving Maraschino cherries, for serving DIRECTIONS Fill a glass with ice. Pour over orange juice, pineapple juice, dark rum, coocnut rum, lime […]
Moscato Margaritas One sip will transport you to warmer days. INGREDIENTS 1/4 c. sugar Lime wedges, for rimming glasses 12 oz. silver tequila 1 c. chopped strawberries 8 oz. moscato 8 oz. triple sec 1/2 c. lime juice 2 c. ice DIRECTIONS In a small dish, pour sugar. Rim glasses with lime wedge then dip […]
Red Sangria No one can turn down a good Sangria. INGREDIENTS 1 (750-mL.) bottle red wine of choice 1 (12-oz.) can seltzer 1 c. orange juice 1/2 c. brandy 1/4 c. granulated sugar 1 orange, sliced 1 apple, sliced 1 c. blueberries 1 c. sliced strawberries DIRECTIONS In a large pitcher, mix together wine, […]
Mermaid Lemonade Ariel-approved. The combo of lemonade, blue curacao, and vodka works miracles in this tropical cocktail that will make you feel like a mermaid. 2 c. ice 1/4 c. Blue Curacao 1 c. white rum 2 c. lemonade 4 Lemon Slices, for garnish 8 Maraschino cherries, for garnish 4 paper umbrellas DIRECTIONS To four […]
Cuba Libre Add lime juice to a good old fashioned rum and coke, and you’ve got yourself a Cuba Libre! INGREDIENTS 3 oz. spiced rum 1 can cola Juice of 1 lime 2 lime wedges, for garnish DIRECTIONS To a large liquid measuring cup, add spiced rum, cola, and lime juice and stir. Pour over 2 […]
Mermaid Mules Super refreshing for those hot summer days. What makes these cocktails blue? It’s Curaçao, a blue liqueur made from citrus peels! Its tangy flavor is the perfect compliment to your average Moscow Mule. YIELDS:3 SERVINGS PREP TIME:0 HOURS 5 MINS TOTAL TIME:0 HOURS 5 MINS INGREDIENTS 6 oz. vodka 3 oz. Blue Curaçao 3 oz. lime juice 1 oz. (12-oz.) can ginger beer 3 lime […]
Blueberry Lemonade Margaritas So. Refreshing. YIELDS:4 SERVINGS PREP TIME:0 HOURS 10 MINS TOTAL TIME:0 HOURS 25 MINS INGREDIENTS FOR THE SYRUP 1/2 c. granulated sugar 1/2 c. water 1 c. blueberries Zest of 1 lime FOR THE MARGARITA 2 tbsp. kosher salt 2 tbsp. granulated sugar 1 lemon, cut into wedges 8 oz. tequila 4 oz. triple sec 3 oz. lemonade Ice DIRECTIONS In a medium saucepan over medium heat, combine […]
Watermelon Mimosas Pop the bubbly. YIELDS:4 PREP TIME:0 HOURS 10 MINS TOTAL TIME:0 HOURS 10 MINS INGREDIENTS 4 c. cubed watermelon Juice of 1 lime 2 tbsp. granulated sugar 1 bottle champagne or prosecco Mint, for garnish Watermelon wedges, for garnish DIRECTIONS Blend together cubed watermelon, lime juice, and sugar in a blender. Strain mixture through a fine mesh sieve, discarding solids. Fill champagne […]
Sweet Tea Sangria This Southern-inspired sangria is perfect for porch sipping. YIELDS:6 SERVINGS PREP TIME:0 HOURS 5 MINS TOTAL TIME:1 HOUR 0 MINS INGREDIENTS 1 750-ml. bottle white wine, such as Sauvignon Blanc 4 c. sweet tea 1/4 c. triple sec 2 c. sliced frozen peaches 2 c. raspberries Fresh mint, for garnish DIRECTIONS In a pitcher, combine wine, sweet tea, triple sec, frozen peaches and raspberries […]
Frozen Sangria Margarita This boozy slushie is a must for your next girls night. YIELDS:6 SERVINGS INGREDIENTS FOR THE SANGRIA SWIRL 1 c. red wine Juice of 1 orange Juice of 1 lime 2 c. ice FOR THE MARGARITA SWIRL 1 can frozen limeade concentrate 2 shots tequila 2 c. ice DIRECTIONS Blend sangria mixture. Transfer mixture to the freezer while […]