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Make Perfect Jello Shots with this Simple Recipe
Jelly (or Jell-O) shots are a popular and easy party favor and you can create your own boozy, jiggly shooters with this basic recipe and a few tips.
Taste Pat O'Briens' Original Hurricane Cocktail...
Get a taste for 1940's New Orleans with the classic Hurricane cocktail recipe. This original rum and fruit drink is delicious and perfect for summer.
The Guide to Popular Cocktails That Everyone...
There are thousands of cocktail and mixed drink recipes out there, though only a few are universal and form the foundation of a bartender's knowledge.
How to Make the Perfect Fresh Margarita
Learn how to make the best Margarita from scratch. The original cocktail recipe requires just three ingredients to create a fresh, delicious tequila drink.
Beat the Chills With a Boozy Hot Toddy
The Hot Toddy is a popular warm drink and the recipe is very easy to follow: your choice of brandy, rum, or whiskey with hot tea, lemon, and honey.
Your Bar Isn't Complete Without This Simple Syrup
Simple syrup is an essential sweetener for drinks and cocktails and it is very easy to make yourself. Find tips, recipes, and flavored syrup ideas.
Best Brands of Cheap Vodka for the Frugal Drinker
Good vodka doesn't have to cost a lot and cheap vodka doesn't have to taste bad. Explore 10 good vodkas for cocktails that are affordable at under $20.
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10 Cheap Drinks to Make at Home
Great cocktails do not have to be expensive. Here are ten easy and cheap cocktail recipes which can be made at home for very little money.
10 Premium Vodkas You Should Know and Can Rely On
Absolut, Grey Goose, and Ketel One are just a few of the most popular premium vodka brands and are included in this list of vodkas you should know.
Mix up a Classic Manhattan Cocktail With Your...
An essential cocktail for any whiskey lover, the Manhattan is a popular classic cocktail. The recipe is easy to make and adapt to fit your personal tastes.
100+ Awesome Boozy Shots for Tonight's Party
Find easy recipes for making fun shots and shooters for your next party. These tiny drinks are packed with liquor and filled with a variety of flavors.
Hangover 101: What You Need to Know Before and...
Can you prevent a hangover? It may be possible but there is no guarantee! Here are a few tips that may help you avoid or lessen a hangover. Page 3.
Spark the Romance with a Fabulous Valentine's...
Sweet flavors, sparkling wines, and romantic drinks make up the collection of some of our favorite Valentine's Day cocktail recipes that are easy to mix.
Learn How to Make and Use Sour Mix for the Best...
Sour mix is a commonly used bar ingredient that adds a little sweet and sour flavor to drinks. Learn how to make your own and explore cocktails to mix it in.
How to Make the Perfect Long Island Iced Tea
The Long Island Iced Tea is potent and popular drink recipe that includes five liquors including gin, rum, tequila, vodka, and triple sec.
What's So Great About the Moscow Mule?
The Moscow Mule is a simple mixed drink and its recipe requires only vodka and ginger beer. This snappy drink has recently become popular and there's a good reason.
How to Make a Sweet and Simple Chocolate Martini
This simple Chocolate Martini recipe is an easy cocktail that is rather light in flavor and is a simple mix of premium vodka and cacao liqueur.
How Many Shots Are In That Bottle of Liquor?
Quick reference charts for how many shots you can expect to get out of a bottle of liquor and other important mixer measurements needed in the bar.
How to Make a Classic Gin Martini
Learn how to make the classic gin cocktail and find simple variations of this popular drink recipe. There may be many martinis, but only one Martini.
10 Essential Tequila Cocktails You Have to Try
Tequila cocktails are endless and take on a wide range of flavors. These 10 cocktails showcase tequila and are essential to a well-rounded tequila experience.
10 Essential Rum Cocktails You Need to Try At...
If you are just starting to pick through the many rum cocktails available, these 10 recipes are a good place to begin and they show off rum's range.
Find the Perfect Mai Tai for Your Next Tiki Party
The Mai Tai is a great tiki cocktail filled with rum and tropical fruits. Mix up the original recipe or a newer version, they are both out of this world!
Need a Little Hangover Remedy This Morning? Try...
So, you have a hangover and need some relief? While there is no magical cure for hangovers, here are 10 easy steps for easing pain and finding relief.
10 Popular Vodka Cocktails to Check Off Your List
Vodka is used in many cocktails, but few are as popular as these 10 vodka cocktails which are easy recipes and essential to a well-rounded drink repertoire.
7 Easy Apple Martini Recipes
The Apple Martini (or Appletini) is a popular cocktail and there are many ways to create one. Find a full list of apple-flavored martini recipes here.
What Should You Stock in Your Home Bar? Get the...
A guide to essential distilled spirits, mixers and garnishes that are recommended for a well-stocked home bar.
The Ultimate Guide to Learn Your Liqueurs
Liqueurs are the often sweet distilled spirits that are used to flavor many of our favorite cocktails. Read about the variety of liqueurs and find cocktail recipes.
The Martini Recipe Collection
Find a new favorite martini in this cocktail recipe collection. Classic, modern, dry, fruity, sweet, and spicy, it's filled with martinis of every flavor.
Is it Neat, Up, or Straight Up? That is the...
What do you get when you order a drink neat? What about up or Straight up? Find the answer to this often confusing bar question.
This Sweet Cocktail Tastes Like a Creamsicle in...
Cocktail recipe for a Creamsicle, a mixed drink of vanilla vodka, triple sec, orange juice and half and half.
Kick Back with a Classic Tequila Sunrise
There are two recipes for a Tequila Sunrise cocktail, the popular orange juice, tequila, and grenadine drink and the original which uses creme de cassis.
Make Like Don Draper with the Perfect...
Cocktail recipe for an Old-fashioned, a classic bourbon drink served on the rocks with muddled and Angostura bitters.
The Dude Abides By This White Russian Recipe
Delicious and popular, the White Russian is an easy vodka cocktail that can be cheap to make. Kahlua and cream are all that is needed for a great drink.
You're Just 3 Ingredients and a Shake Away from...
The classic Daiquiri is a drink that everyone should know and it is so easy to make, requiring just three ingredients, including your favorite rum.
How Will You Take Your Cosmopolitan? 2 Recipes,...
The Cosmopolitan is one of the prettiest and most popular cocktails you will find and the vodka and cranberry recipe is really easy to make yourself.
11 Quick Tips for Planning a Successful Super...
Hosting a Super Bowl party is very easy. Get party tips for beer and food and find some of the best game day cocktails your guests will love.
A Guide to Popular Tequila Brands for All Budgets
A guide to the most popular brands of tequila including value, premium and super premium tequila listed by price.
James Bond's Favorite Vesper Martini
Cocktail recipe for a Vesper Martini, a Gordon's gin, Kina Lillet dry vermouth and vodka martini drink. The Vesper is the famous cocktail James Bond orders in Ian Fleming's Casino Royale.
Enjoy a Sweet, Simple, and Sparkling Bellini
The Bellini is a popular Champagne cocktail with a peachy flavor. It is perfect for brunch, dinner, or any time you want a sparkling, fruity drink.
What Makes RumChata Cream Liqueur Special?
Learn about RumChata Cream Liqueur and why it is so appealing to drinkers. Also, learn how to mix with it, what to avoid, and find mixed drink recipes.
Enjoy the Timeless Tom Collins Tonight (or Any...
The Tom Collins is one of those timeless drinks that will long remain a favorite. This simple highball recipe uses gin, sour mix, and is topped with soda.
Tips for Creating Your Ideal Vodka Martini
The Vodka Martini is one of the most popular cocktails today and it is an easy recipe. The best martini begins by choosing the right ingredients.
It's Game Day! Cocktail Menus for Super Bowl 50
Find cocktail recipes and local craft spirits for the 2016 NFL Championship games and Super Bowl 50. It is going to be a great game day party!
Enjoy the Fresh, Clean Taste of the Classic...
The Mojito is a favorite cocktail for many and its simple recipe of rum, lime, and mint is perfect for cooling down and relaxing with friends.
The Sazerac is a Timeless Cocktail and a...
Straight from 1800's New Orleans, the Sazerac is a classic cocktail that remains popular. Its simple mix includes rye whiskey, sugar, bitters, and absinthe.
4 Tips for Making the Perfect Pina Colada
The Pina Colada is a favorite rum cocktail and very easy to make. This recipe requires no blender, is filled with fresh ingredients and it is delicious!
10 Cocktails That Will Have You Drinking Like...
Throughout the books and movies, James Bond makes no secret of his love for a sophisticated cocktail and this list counts down Bond's favorites.
Pucker Up! It's Time for a Lemon Drop Shot
Lemon Drop shots are fun at a party, very popular, and there are many ways to make them. Find four recipes for these sweet and sour vodka shooters.
10 Cocktails Transformed into Fun Jell-O Shots
Transform your favorite cocktails into jelly shots using these simple recipes that mix flavored gelatin and liquors to create fun, jiggly party favors.
Learn How to Make the Perfectly Fresh Caipirinha
The Caipirinha is a popular drink that features the Brazilian rum, cachaca. This is a very easy and fresh cocktail recipe and one that everyone will love.
Forget the Mix, Make a Bloody Mary from Scratch
The Bloody Mary is a popular tomato and vodka drink that is as spicy as you like it. Find this recipe and other tomato and clamato cocktail recipes.
Upgrade Your Margarita Model to a Cadillac
Your margarita deserves an upgrade and only the best ingredients - top-shelf tequila, fresh lime, and Grand Marnier - will do in a Cadillac Margarita.
A Guide to Popular Gin Brands for All Budgets
A guide to the most popular brands of gin including value, premium and super premium gin listed by price.
2 Ways to Make One Great Tropical Cocktail, The...
Cocktail recipe for a Bahama Mama, a popular tropical drink of dark and high proof rum with coconut, pineapple and coffee flavors.
4 Ways to Take Your Buttery Nipple Shot
The Buttery Nipple is a fun and easy shooter for your next party and there are many ways to make it. Explore the recipes and why not try them all!
10 Great Aperitifs for Your Next Dinner Party
Guests are arriving and you have to finish cooking. Mix up these favorite before dinner cocktails that will prepare everyone for your wonderful food.
Mix Up a Classic Singapore Sling
Cocktail recipe for a Singapore Sling, a classic gin drink from the early 1900's that is still very popular despite being made in many different ways.
How to Make an Easy, Innocent Shirley Temple
Learn how to make a Shirley Temple, the popular non-alcoholic mixed drink that sweetens two refreshing sodas with grenadine and is named for the famous actress.
The Whiskey Sour and Beyond: A Simple Drink and...
One of the more popular classic cocktails, the Whiskey Sour is a great way to enjoy a fine whiskey and this easy recipe can be adapted in many ways.
Lick, Drink, Suck, Scream! (That's How We Do...
Did you know that there is a 'proper' order to taking the popular tequila shot? The lemon and salt are there for a reason and the order does matter.
10 Great (and Essential) Cocktail Bitters
Bitters are used to add a hint of flavor to many of our favorite cocktails and they now come in a variety of flavors. Read about bitters and the top brands available.
This Warming Hot Buttered Rum is Irresistible
The Hot Buttered Rum is a popular winter drink and this warm, buttery cocktail is easy to make. Included are single serving and large batch recipes.
An Easy Tropical Punch for Your Next Party
The Planter's Punch is a classic rum punch that is very easy to make and customize to exactly how you like it. Choose your rum, fruit, mix it up, and enjoy.
10 Romantic Martinis for Valentine's Day
Looking for a romantic martini to share with your lover on Valentine's Day? Explore 10 of the best cocktails for adding a little spark to your dinner.
How About a Little Sex on the Beach (the Drink,...
A provocative name, a fun cocktail. The Sex on the Beach cocktail is a popular vodka drink filled with fruit. It is an easy recipe that anyone can mix.
How to Make a Classic Whiskey Highball
Cocktail recipe for a Highball, a classic tall drink made of your favorite whiskey and topped with ginger ale.
Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth with a Pink Squirrel...
Cocktail recipe for a Pink Squirrel, a neat drink of creme de noyaux and white creme de cacao liqueurs with heavy cream.
5 Steps to the Perfect Mint Julep
Cocktail recipe for a Mint Julep, a popular mixed drink made simply of mint and bourbon whiskey that is the official drink of the Kentucky Derby.
How to Make a Proper Negroni
Best to be enjoyed before dinner, the Negroni has long been a favorite among gin cocktails, and its recipe is very easy: gin, Campari, and vermouth.
How to Make a Refreshing Paloma Cocktail
Cocktail Recipe for a Paloma, a popular tequila mixed drink with grapefruit soda and lime juice.
10 Classic Cocktails You Must Try (at Least) Once
The Martini, Margarita, and Mojito are some of the best cocktails of all time and are among the top ten classic drink recipes that you should know.
Curacao, Triple Sec, Grand Marnier... Which to...
Orange liqueurs are used often in the bar to create numerous cocktails including the Margarita and Cosmopolitan. There are a few styles and many brands of orange liqueurs to choose from and it can be confusing. Find out about the differences in orange liqueurs, advice for selecting the best choice, and browse the hundreds of cocktail recipes that call for orange liqueurs
Learn How to Use a Muddler and Explore 150+...
The muddler is an essential bar tool for creating drinks like the Mojito and Old-fashioned. Learn how to use one and explore cocktails that require it.
Top 10 Tequilas for Tequila Shots
Tequila shots have a notorious reputation, though if you select a good brand of tequila it is more likely that the fun party shot will not lead to a nightmare. Here are some tequilas that are nice and smooth and moderately priced.
40 Popular Vodka Brands for All Budgets
A guide to the most popular brands of vodka including value, premium and super premium vodkas listed by price.
Bar Basics: Learn the Styles of Glassware
Take a tour of the most popular pieces of glassware used in a bar. Familiarize yourself with the drinks that go in each and plan how to stock your bar with the most useful glasses.
Do You Know the Shelf Life of Your Liquor...
The shelf life of liquors, liqueurs and mixers is a common question. The good news is that bottles in your liquor cabinet will last a long time, but there are somethings you should know before you drink from that old bottle, whether it is has been opened or not.
Will Liquor Freeze?
Will liquor freeze solid if left in the freezer? The answer is typically 'no,' but there are factors, primarily the alcohol's proof, that play a role in whether a particular bottle of booze will freeze or not.
Vermouth 101: A Guide to Drinking This...
Vermouth is a fortified wine aromatized with herbs and spices and is a common mixer that is essential for making Manhattans and Martinis.
Give Your Margarita the Blues
Cocktail recipe for a Blue Margarita, a blue mixed drink of tequila, blue curacao and lime juice.
Keep Your Cocktails Cold and Less Watered Down...
Learn how to make ice balls, large round ice cubes that will keep your drinks colder and melt slower, adding less water dilution to your cocktails and whiskey on the rocks.
A Great Olive Juice Can Make a Great Dirty...
The Dirty Martini is a fantastic cocktail and a favorite among many Gin Martini drinkers. Find tips for selecting the best olive juice for the recipe.
Sweet and Sour Balance Out in a Lemon Drop...
Creating a fresh Lemon Drop Martini at home is easy. This popular vodka cocktail requires just three ingredients and can be customized to fit your taste.
100+ Chocolate Cocktails to Help You Drink Your...
Great things happen when chocolate and cocktails meet and this collection of drink recipes is filled with delectable chocolate drinks of every sort.
Mix it up with a Vodka Collins
The Vodka Collins is a popular mixed drink that is very easy to make. The refreshing recipe includes your favorite vodka, lemon, syrup, and club soda.
Love Coffee and Booze? You'll Love The Black...
The Black Russian is an easy and very popular cocktail and the recipe requires just two ingredients: your favorite vodka and a good coffee liqueur.
10 Classic Brandy Cocktails You Should Try At...
Brandy was often used in classic cocktails and this list contains ten of the most popular recipes that remain favorite drinks today.
Boozy Pudding for Your Party? Find 12 Yummy...
Pudding shots are just as fun as Jell-O shots and easier to make. Get inspired to create these fun party shots with 12 easy recipes and a few quick tips.
50 Delicious Fruit Flavour Combinations for...
Certain fruit flavors work better with others and this guide by Humberto Marques is an extensive study of those pairings. These recommendations are excellent if you're making original cocktails and a great place to begin understanding how flavors play off of one another.
A True Classic from the Heart of the French...
Vieux Carre Cocktail recipe, a classic New Orleans cocktail of rye whiskey, Cognac, sweet vermouth, Benedictine and Peychaud's and Angostura bitters.
Hemingway's Very Own Daiquiri Recipe is...
The Hemingway Daiquiri is a classic cocktail that was created for the writer in 1920's Cuba. The recipe adds maraschino and grapefruit to the rum daiquiri.
How to Easily Measure Cocktails
What happens when you come across one of the many cocktails that uses the term
Enjoy a Colorado Bulldog with this Easy Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Colorado Bulldog, a popular milk and vodka mixed drink that also uses coffee liqueur and tops it off with cola.
10 Top Rum Tiki Cocktails to Get Your Groove On
What gives a cocktail that tiki flair? How did the tiki scene begin? Find these answers and explore 10 popular rum tiki cocktails that you have to try.
How to Make the Best Screwdriver (Then Tweak It...
One of the most popular vodka cocktails, the Screwdriver is very easy to make, is best with fresh orange juice, and is fun to tweak with subtle flavors.
10 Classic Gin Cocktails That You Really Should...
Explore ten gin cocktails that are essential to a well-rounded experience with the aromatic liquor including the Martini, Gin and Tonic, and a few surprises.
Fantastic By Any Name: Rob Roy or Scotch...
When you make a Manhattan cocktail with Scotch whisky you have a Rob Roy and this easy recipe is perfect for any occasion and great after dinner.
How to Make a Fruity and Refreshing Madras...
The Madras is a popular vodka cocktail that is very easy and delicious. This refreshing drink simply requires vodka and cranberry and orange juices.
Classic Refreshment in a Glass: Gin Fizz
The Gin Fizz is a classic soda highball that includes gin with sweet and sour flavors, topped with soda and there are many variations to explore.
Add a Little 'Woo Woo' to Your Cocktail Routine
Cocktail recipe for a Woo Woo, a fun, popular, and easy mixed drink of vodka, peach, and cranberry.
10 Favorite Frozen Drinks for Summer
From margaritas and daiquiris to some new favorites using fresh fruits, explore 10 of the best blended cocktails to enjoy during the heat of the summer.
Anyone Can Enjoy This Non-Alcoholic Bloody Mary
Cocktail recipe for a Virgin Mary mocktail, a non-alcoholic version of a Bloody Mary.
How to Make a Simple Gum Syrup for Cocktails
Gum (or gomme) syrup was used instead of simple syrup in many classic cocktails. While some people refer to simple syrup as gum syrup, but true gum syrup contains an emulsifier known as gum arabic.
The 6 Levels of a Hangover (and Why We...
This is a humorous rating scale describing the severity of hangovers. If you've ever suffered the headache, nausea and everything else that comes with a night of heavy drinking you may relate to this.
There's a Hot Toddy for Everyone
The Hot Toddy is a popular warm drink and there are many recipe variations of the original whiskey, lemon, and honey toddy. This is a collection of those.
Creamy, Fizzy, and Coffee All in One Drink
Cocktail recipe for a Smith & Kearns, a highball drink of coffee liqueur and cream topped with club soda.
The Classic Cocktail Recipe Collection
A collection of over 150 classic cocktail recipes including favorites like the Martini and Manhattan and a number of forgotten drinks.
Bring Bermuda Home with a Taste of the Easy...
The Dark 'n Stormy is a simple and refreshing rum cocktail from Bermuda that mixes Gosling's Black Seal Rum with Barritt's Ginger Beer and it is fantastic.
How to Make a Fruity Fuzzy Navel
The sweet taste of the Fuzzy Navel cocktail comes from the simple combination of peach schnapps and orange juice and it is delicious anytime of day.
Tropical Refreshment at It's Finest: The Bay...
The Bay Breeze is a popular vodka highball that pairs your favorite brand of vodka with cranberry and pineapple juices for a refreshing, easy cocktail.
DIY Black Vodka for Halloween Cocktails
Transform your favorite vodka into black vodka with this simple trick. Use it for Halloween cocktails and other recipes that call for black vodka or Blavod.
How to Make a Frozen Margarita
Take your original Margarita made with fresh lime juice and a great tequila and toss it into the blender for a frozen delight.
Over 50 Frozen Cocktails to Keep You Cool
Directory of frozen cocktails and blended mixed drinks, including variations of the Margarita, Daiquiri and Pina Colada along with non-alcoholic smoothies.
The Martinez: Grandfather to the Martini and a...
The Martinez is a classic gin and vermouth cocktail that led to the creation of the Martini. It uses sweet vermouth and maraschino and is a pure delight.
How to Mix a Jameson and Ginger Irish Whiskey...
Cocktail recipe for a Jameson and Ginger, a simple mixed drink of Jameson Irish Whiskey and ginger ale.
Lemons, Limes, and Oranges... Learn How to Cut...
An essential bar skill, learn how to create the most basic garnishes from lemons, limes, oranges to make you cocktails look beautiful and impress guests.
A King Among Wine Cocktails: Kir and Kir Royale
Very easy and delicious, the Kir Cocktail is a simple recipe that mixes wine (Champagne, white or red wine, and other options) with blackcurrant liqueur.
How to Mix a Seven and Seven Whiskey Highball
The Seven and Seven is one of the easiest mixed drinks to make and remember. It is also very cheap to make and relies on a Seagram's 7 Crown Whiskey.
The Simple and Distinguished Brandy and...
Cocktail recipe for a B&B, a classic cocktail simply made with brandy and Benedictine
The 'Screwdriver-esque' Harvey Wallbanger...
The Harvey Wallbanger is a simple mixed drink of vodka, orange juice, and Galliano that saw its first rise to glory in the discos of the 1970's.
5 Tips & 20 Recipes for DIY Liquor Infusions
Learn how to create your own liquor infusions using vodka, tequila, whiskey and more. Find tips, tricks, and infusion recipes and cocktails to mix them in.
Have You Tried These 10 Essential Whiskey...
Have you ever wanted to explore the world of whiskey but are not sure about what kind of cocktail to try? Here is a list of 10 great whiskey cocktails.
Enjoy Your Favorite Scotch in a 'Rusty Nail'
The Rusty Nail is a classic and very popular Scotch cocktail recipe that mixes your favorite whisky with Drambuie for an easy and sophisticated sipper.
2 Ways to Make a Fantastic Strawberry Daiquiri
The Strawberry Daiquiri is a favorite rum cocktail and perfect for summer. Learn how to make a great frozen or shaken daiquiri with fresh strawberries.
15 Perfect Cocktails for Brunch
Brunch is an excellent opportunity to mix up cocktails for friends. These drink recipes are light, fruity, and ideal for the mid-morning meal.
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How to Choose a Whiskey and Great Brands You...
Whiskey is a complex liquor and there are a few things worth noting that will help you choose whiskey. This quick reference will help you get started.
Explore 10 Fantastic Brands of Vodka from...
Luxury means different things to everyone. There are many 'luxury vodkas' options available, including these 10 global brands that range from $30-50.
Bartending 101: Liquid Cocaine Shooters
Shooter recipe for a Liquid Cocaine, a popular shot drink of Jagermeister, Goldschlager and Rumple Minze liqueurs.
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with Great...
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.
Shaken or Stirred? That is the Question...
Should you shake or stir that cocktail? It is one of the most debated questions in bartending and there is a general rule you can follow when deciding.
How to Mix the Perfect Vodka Tonic (Hint:...
The popular Vodka Tonic is a simple drink and the recipe is not a hard one to remember. Just remember to choose a quality vodka.
Warm and Soothing Drinks to Take the Chill out...
Every season and holiday has different flavors that we associate with it and there is a cocktail for almost every occasion. This directory of drinks will help you find the perfect drinks for whichever season it is.
Fruity, Smooth, and Simple Frozen Banana...
Cocktail recipe for a Banana Daiquiri, a frozen drink of light rum, triple sec, lime juice, sugar and, most importantly, a banana.
How to Blend Up a Fresh Strawberry Margarita
The Strawberry Margarita is one of the most popular frozen margaritas and it's really easy to make. Choose your favorite tequila and blend it with strawberries.
Mix Up an Easy Espresso Martini for Dinner...
Cocktail recipe for an Espresso Martini, an easy recipe that uses vodka, Kahlua, cacao, and fresh espresso. This is a cocktail that will wake you up.
Bloody Caesar Puts a Twist on the Classic Mary
The Bloody Caesar is a popular variation on the Bloody Mary, using the same vodka and spices, simply switching from tomato to clamato juice.
5 Easy Steps to Better Cocktails
There are a few basics steps that everyone can take to create better cocktails. Get the advice you need to make drinks at home that taste just like the bar.
Make Your Own Grenadine for the Tequila Sunrise
Learn how to make your own grenadine syrup for popular drinks like a Tequila Sunrise and Shirley Temple. This easy recipe uses pomegranate juice.
Learn the Simple Joy of a Gimlet Cocktail
The Gimlet is a classic cocktail that is one of the easiest ways to show off your favorite gin and all you need is a little lime cordial.
The 10 Best Toasts for Any Occasion
Some of the best universal toasts that work for most occasions.
Chill Out with a Frozen Pina Colada
Coconut and pineapple mix with rum and cream in a blender to create a fresh, frozen Pina Colada that is great all summer long.
5 Things You May Not Know About Maraschino...
The maraschino cherry is a common garnish for cocktails and desserts, but do you know how maraschinos are made commercially or the story behind the maraschino?
50 Warm Drinks for Those Cold Days (and Nights)
Browse the collection of hot cocktails and mixed drinks including fun hot chocolate and coffee recipes, spiked hot teas, toddies, and warm milk drinks.
15 Essential Tools for Your Home Bar
A guide to the essential tools and utensils needed by bartenders. The list includes cocktail shakers, blenders, strainers, muddlers, jiggers and more.
Not Sure Which Bottle to Buy? A Guide to...
The sweet taste of rum is irresistible, though it can be difficult to navigate all of the rum brands available and this quick guide will get you started.
Sweet Lavender Simple Syrup for Cocktails
Lavender simple syrup is a great way to add the herb's distinct flavor to cocktails in a semi-sweet way.
4 Spectacular Cocktails from the Big Easy
New Orleans has a rich cocktail history and many signature drinks that you have to try in The Big Easy. Explore four of the best NOLA has to offer.
Try a Classic Aviation Cocktail
The Aviation Cocktail is a classic drink from the early 1900's with a debated recipe that includes gin, maraschino, lemon juice, and creme de violette.

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