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Cocktails and Mixed Drinks for Special Holidays Throughout the Year

It seems that there is a cocktail for every reason and every season and this is most apparent when it comes to holidays. Here you will find those special cocktails for almost every holiday throughout the year so you can celebrate in the spirit of the day.

New Year's Eve Cocktails
New Year's Eve is one of the biggest party nights of the year and this annual occasion is ideal for serving exquisite and impressive drinks.

New Year's Resolutions for the Discerning Drinker
Here are a few resolutions that may pertain to your drinking lifestyle. Some are fun, a few are serious, but all are easy to keep and will make for happy drinking in the New Year.

Top 10 Asian Cocktails for Chinese New Year
Rhonda Parkinson, About.com Guide to Chinese Cuisine, has compiled a list of Asian-inspired cocktails that are fantastic for pairing with any Asian food or served on their own for celebrating Chinese New Year and other occasions.

Mardi Gras Cocktails
Residents of New Orleans may have started the party early, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t join them at home with some easy to make cocktails of your own. Southern Comfort was born in New Orleans in 1874 and is the perfect choice for your Mardi Gras celebrations

Valentine's Day Cocktails
Valentine’s Day is an opportunity to impress, enchant and spoil your lover. If you are planning a dinner for two at home, this is a great time to show off your cocktail skills and your extra effort will not go unnoticed, scoring you extra brownie points.

Exotic Valentines Day Cocktails
Try these great Thai whiskey drinks to impress your loved one this Valentines Day.

Easy Valentines Day Whiskey Cocktails
Impressing your significant other doesn t have to be hard or cost too much money this Valentines Day . A nice handcrafted cocktail can help set the mood for romance or put a nice cap on the evening. Here are 4 easy and romantic drinks that you can easily make at home without breaking the bank.

A Guide to Celebrating St. Patrick's Day
St. Patrick's Day is one of the biggest celebrations of the year. Irish and non-Irish people around the world don the green, chase the leprechauns and party all day long. Here are a few suggestions to help you plan your green day.

St. Patrick's Day Cocktail Recipe Directory
Celebrating St. Patrick's Day comes with many traditions, the least of which are great Irish drinks. This list includes green cocktails, traditional Irish mixed drinks, and a lot of Irish whiskey.

Top 10 Cocktails for Cinco de Mayo
Once a year on the fifth day of May, Mexican heritage is celebrated throughout Mexico and the United States. Here are a few Mexican-inspired cocktails that are perfect for this spring party.

Mother's Day Martinis
Treat mom with a great drink this Mother's Day, here are a few cocktails that will pamper her exactly as she deserves.

Best Mocktails for Mother's Day
Many people choose to treat their mothers to brunch or a special meal on Mother's Day and there are many mixed drinks that are ideal adding a special touch. This list is dedicated to favorite mixed drinks that are non-alcoholic that are great for saying thank you to your mom for all she's done over the years.

Whiskey Cocktails for Mothers Day 2011
If you are taking mom out for Mothers Day Brunch this year as many people do, here are some great whiskey cocktails to explore while celebrating the wonderful mothers in our lives. Feel free to order these in any restaurant with a full cocktail bar, they should be easy for the bartender to make and you'll find them all to be unique and delightful.

4 Best Whiskies for Mother's Day
If your mother enjoys the finer things in life, why not treat her to a nice dram of whiskey this Mother's Day? Here are four unique, elegant and utterly delicious ways to say thanks to your Mother with whiskey this year. They hail from different parts of the globe, but each provides a delicious and interesting way to celebrate.

Father's Day Cocktails
Father's Day is a special occasion and it is a great excuse to make your father a special drink. This list includes some of the most popular "manly drinks."

5 Unique Whiskey Gifts for Fathers Day 2011
Fathers Day is a great time to celebrate and honor those men who have played the most important role in our lives, our fathers. While there are some great whiskey related gifts on the market, here is a selection of the best with a number of affordable price points.

Best Bourbons for Father's Day
Fathers Day offers an opportunity to show your appreciation to the men that have played important roles in your life. While ties and golf balls are the most common gifts for Fathers Day, whiskey also makes a great gift for those special men in your life. Here are some of the best bourbon whiskies to consider for Dad.

Canadian Whisky for Father's Day
Fathers Day offers an opportunity to show your appreciation to the men that have played important roles in your life. While ties and golf balls are the most common gifts for Fathers Day, whisky also makes a great gift for those special men in your life. Here are some of the best Canadian whiskies from to consider for Dad.

Highland Scotch Whiskey Picks for Father's Day
Fathers Day offers an opportunity to show your appreciation to the men that have played important roles in your life. While ties and golf balls are the most common gifts for Fathers Day, whisky also makes a great gift for those special men in your life. Here are some of the best single malt Scotch whiskies from the Highlands of Scotland to consider for Dad.

Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky Liquor Gift Guide to Fathers Day
Fathers Day offers an opportunity to show your appreciation to the men that have played important roles in your life. While ties and golf balls are the most common gifts for Fathers Day, whiskey also makes a great gift for those special men in your life. Here are some of the best single malt Scotch whiskies from the Islay region of Scotland to...

Blended Scotch Whisky Picks for Father's Day
Fathers Day offers an opportunity to show your appreciation to the men that have played important roles in your life. While ties and golf balls are the most common gifts for Fathers Day, whisky also makes a great gift for those special men in your life. Here are some of the best blended Scotch whiskies to consider for Dad.

Speyside Scotch Whisky Picks for Father's Day
Fathers Day offers an opportunity to show your appreciation to the men that have played important roles in your life. While ties and golf balls are the most common gifts for Fathers Day, whisky also makes a great gift for those special men in your life. Here are some of the best single malt Scotch whiskies from the Speyside region to consider for Dad.

Fourth of July Cocktail Recipes and Patriotic Party Planning
The Fourth of July is one of the favorite holidays of the summer for Americans and it is often a day filled with family, friends, barbecues, picnics and fireworks. These cocktails and entertaining tips will help you plan the ultimate Independence Day backyard bash.

Haunting Halloween Cocktails
These haunting drinks are great ghastly additions to a Halloween party: some are black as night while others have mysterious creatures hiding in the depths.

Best Bourbons Liquor Whiskies for Thanksgiving 2010
The distinct taste of bourbon makes it an excellent whiskey option to serve on Thanksgiving Day. Here are 5 recommended brands of bourbon that are ideal for the occasion.

Drinks for Thanksgiving Day
Drinks that compliment your Thanksgiving dinner can be just as important as the food you serve. Find suggestions for coffee, wine, beer, cocktails, and family-friendly drinks that will help you celebrate Thanksgiving.

Top 12 Eggnog Recipes
Eggnog is a holiday favorite for many and there are a number of recipes available for any style of eggnog you wish to mix up. From traditional eggnog to recipes for special diets, including a vegan eggnog, find your perfect eggnog here.

12 Days of Cocktails 2012
The 2012 collection of the Twelve Days of Cocktails includes drink recipes that range in a variety of flavors and styles from the sweet and decadent to the sophisticated.

Happy Holiday Cocktails
The holidays are a favorite time of year for many people. As a part of these festivities there are some wonderful drinks that you can serve that fit the holiday theme perfectly.

12 Days of Cocktails 2012
The 2012 collection of the Twelve Days of Cocktails includes drink recipes that range in a variety of flavors and styles from the sweet and decadent to the sophisticated.

6 Essential Mexican Spirits for Cinco De Mayo
Cinco De Mayo is a high volume day for most bars and restaurants. To ensure success, its important to both feature and carrry top flight brands from Mexico. Here are the 6 spirits every bar and restaurant needs to stock to ensure a profitable and enjoyable Cinco De Mayo this year.

10 Great Cookout Cocktails
Tall and refreshing drinks are great for serving at a summer cookout. Here are ten easy and flavorful mixed drink recipes that are perfect for the occasion.

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