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Serve Cranberry Old-Fashioned

Serve Cranberry Old-Fashioned

Make cocktail recipe for Thanksgiving happy hour.

Can you Make Vegan Unagi?

Can you Make Vegan Unagi?

This roasted eggplant donburi is a close vegetable alternative to eel.

Relax with a Pimm's Cup

Relax with a Pimm's Cup

This Summer cocktail refreshing, effervescent and straight delicious.

Why We Drink Mint Juleps at the Kentucky Derby

Why We Drink Mint Juleps at the Kentucky Derby

Nearly 120,000 juleps are sold at Churchill Downs over the two-day race period.

Fill Pitchers with Winter Citrus Spritzer

Fill Pitchers with Winter Citrus Spritzer

Mix Aperol and champagne for a bright, citrus cocktail to ring in New Year's Eve.

Toast the Holidays with Spiced Cranberry Sangria

Toast the Holidays with Spiced Cranberry Sangria

Sangria is a no-fuss drink you can prepare quickly for large gatherings.

Add Sour Cherry Flavor to Your Gin and Tonic

Add Sour Cherry Flavor to Your Gin and Tonic

Sour cherries balance tart and sweet in this classic highball cocktail.

Relax with Grilled Pineapple Margaritas

Relax with Grilled Pineapple Margaritas

This Summer cocktail is smokey, sweet, fruity, and tart for an inventive flavor.

Drink Satsuma Orange Margaritas Tonight

Drink Satsuma Orange Margaritas Tonight

Satsuma oranges are sweet and seedless, which creates a fragrant cocktail.

Try this Autumn White Wine Sangria

Try this Autumn White Wine Sangria

Kick off the holidays in style with this white wine sangria. Perfect for any event.

This Bloody Maharani Puts a New Spin on a Classic Cocktail

This Bloody Maharani Puts a New Spin on a Classic Cocktail

A Bloody Maharani uses curry powder and gin to create a new take on a Bloody Mary.

Mix Festive Holiday Cocktails This Season

Mix Festive Holiday Cocktails This Season

With so much focus on holiday menu planning, don't forget the real main feature - drinks!

Five Tips for a Successful Holiday Cocktail Party

Five Tips for a Successful Holiday Cocktail Party

Holiday parties can be overwhelming, but the key to a cocktail party is to keep it simple.

Ring in the New Year with a Hot Toddy

Ring in the New Year with a Hot Toddy

This classic warming cocktail is the perfect nightcap for a day spent out in the snow.

Pair Apple Cider Sangria with Your Fall Meal

Pair Apple Cider Sangria with Your Fall Meal

It’s crisp, light and refreshing, and absolutely perfect as a pre-dinner cocktail.

Explore Hemingway's Love Affair with Daiquiris

Explore Hemingway's Love Affair with Daiquiris

Learn about the author's time in Cuba then make his favorite drink to toast his career.

Toast Summer with a Grapefruit Cocktail

Toast Summer with a Grapefruit Cocktail

This spicy paloma cocktail combines tequila, grapefruit juice, and jalapeĂąos.

Drink a Strawberry Honey Smash

Drink a Strawberry Honey Smash

This essential summer cocktail is complete with a sugared rim for your outdoor happy hour.


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