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Published: Thu, 08 Dec 2016 11:12:08 +0000

 



Beat the Chills With a Boozy Hot Toddy

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

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.



The Guide to Popular Cocktails That Everyone...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

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.



Make Perfect Jell-O Shots With This Simple Recipe

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Jell-O (or jelly) 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.



Delicious Eggnog Recipes for Everyone to Enjoy

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Eggnog can be made in a variety of ways, these are some of the most popular recipes that allow you to choose the right eggnog for the your occasion.



How Many Shots Are In That Bottle of Liquor?

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Planning a party or stocking your bar? Learn how many shots you can get out of a 750ml liquor bottle and other common ingredients needed in the bar.



How to Make the Perfect Fresh Margarita

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Learn how to make the best Margarita from scratch. The original cocktail recipe requires just three ingredients to create a fresh, delicious tequila drink.



Cocktails - Search Results

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Having trouble? Here are some helpful suggestions: Check your spelling. Avoid punctuation, and make sure



Best Brands of Cheap Vodka for the Frugal Drinker

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Good vodka doesn't have to cost a lot and cheap vodka doesn't have to taste bad. Explore 10 good vodkas that are affordable at under $20.



10 Premium Vodkas You Should Know and Can Rely On

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

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.



This Warming Hot Buttered Rum is Irresistible

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

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.



5 Tips & 20 Recipes for DIY Liquor Infusions

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Learn how to create your own liquor infusions using vodka, tequila, whiskey and more. Find tips, tricks, infusion recipes and cocktails to mix.



Very Merry Cocktails for a Happy Holiday Season

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The holiday season is filled with parties and these cocktails are perfect for adding to the spirit of Christmas and other holiday celebrations.



What Should You Stock in Your Home Bar? Get the...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

A guide to essential distilled spirits, mixers and garnishes that are recommended for a well-stocked home bar.



What Makes RumChata So Special? Find Out For...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Discover for yourself why drinkers love RumChata Cream Liqueur. Also, learn how to mix with it, what to avoid and find delicious mixed drink recipes.



The Ultimate Guide to Learn Your Liqueurs

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Liqueurs are the often sweet distilled spirits that are used to flavor many of our favorite cocktails. Read about liqueurs and find recipes here.



Super Quick Way to Make Fresh Brandy Eggnog

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Don't have time to make homemade eggnog? Try this easy bar version with just 4 ingredients and a little shake. It's a quick and delicious holiday treat.



Your Bar Isn't Complete Without This Simple Syrup

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

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.



Show Off Your Favorite Whiskey in the Classic...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

An essential for any whiskey lover, the Manhattan is a popular cocktail. This classic recipe is easy and the perfect way to show off your favorite whiskey.



The Simple Chocolate Martini: Your Sweet Tooth...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

This simple Chocolate Martini recipe is an easy cocktail that is rather light in flavor and is a simple mix of premium vodka and chocolate liqueur.



Martinis, Martinis, Martinis... What are You in...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

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.



10 Cheap (and Fantastic) Drinks to Make at Home

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Great cocktails do not have to be expensive. Discover ten easy and cheap cocktail recipes that you can make at home for very little money.



10 Holiday Punch Recipes to Add Sparkle to the...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The punch is one of the best parts of the holiday party season and here are 10 recipes that will have your guests feeling the Christmas spirit in no time.



10 Popular Vodka Cocktails to Check Off Your List

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Vodka is used in many drinks, but few are as popular as these 10 cocktails. They are easy recipes and essential to a well-rounded drink experience.



10 Classic Brandy Cocktails You Should Try At...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Many of the best brandy cocktails were created a century ago. Discover the best recipes that will show off your favorite brandy or cognac in classic style.



50 Warm Drinks for Those Cold Days (and Nights)

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Browse the collection of hot cocktails and mixed drinks including fun hot chocolate and coffee recipes, spiked hot teas, toddies, and warm milk drinks.



Bartending 101: A Crash Course in Making Great...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Begin your journey in the bar and learn how to make great mixed drinks and cocktails. Take a crash course in bartending and discover useful tips and tricks.



Stop Buying Sour Mix, It's Easy to Make at Home

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Sour mix is a common 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.



Is it Neat, Up, or Straight Up? That is the...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

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.



Never Have a Boring Drink: 40 Rum Cocktails You...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Rum is a sweet liquor that mixes well in a variety of cocktails. Discover the best rum cocktails that you can make at home and enjoy rum's full range.



100+ Awesome Boozy Shots for Tonight's Party

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Find easy recipes for making fun shots and shooters for your next party. These tiny drinks are packed with liquor and filled with a range of flavors.



10 Classic Gin Cocktails That Should Be on...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

You may have had a Martini, but what about a Singapore Sling or New Orleans Fizz? Explore gin at its finest in the best gin cocktails ever created.



Do You Know the Shelf Life of Your Liquor...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The shelf life of liquor will vary based on its style and whether the bottle has been opened. Discover how long you can keep that bottle of booze.



10 Great Aperitifs for Your Next Dinner Party

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Guests are arriving and you have to finish cooking! Mix up these amazing before dinner cocktails that will impress everyone and stimulate their appetites.



Need a Little Hangover Remedy This Morning? Try...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

So, you have a hangover and need some relief? While there is no magical cure for hangovers, here are easy steps for easing pain and finding relief.



10 Ways to Mix Up a Fabulous Apple Martini

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

From brilliant green Sour Apple Martinis to elegant Appletinis with vodka and calvados, there's a fun and easy cocktail recipe for every apple lover.



Taste Pat O'Briens' Original Hurricane Cocktail...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

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.



A Guide to Popular Tequila Brands for All Budgets

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

A guide to the most popular brands of tequila including value, premium and super premium tequila listed by price and style.



10 Great Tequilas for Shots, Margaritas and More

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

There has been a revolution in tequila and today we can all enjoy the best tequila has to offer. Explore 10 of the best tequilas anyone can afford.



10 Traditional Christmas Cocktails to Keep the...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Looking for a little Christmas tradition? Find 10 iconic cocktails and punch recipes that have been served for years to add spirit to the holiday season.



10 Essential Tequila Cocktails You Have to Try

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Tequila cocktails can take on a variety of flavors. These 10 cocktails showcase tequila and are essential to a well-rounded tequila experience.



What's so Great About the Moscow Mule?

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The Moscow Mule is a simple mixed drink requiring only vodka and ginger beer. There are good reasons for the popularity of this snappy cocktail.



The Perfectly Easy Champagne Cocktail for the...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

A classic Champagne cocktail that is perfect for holiday parties, this Poinsettia recipe is an easy, 3-ingredient drink that everyone will love.



4 Ways to Take Your Buttery Nipple Shot

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

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!



How to Make a Classic Whiskey Highball

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The classic whiskey Highball is an easy and refreshing way to enjoy your favorite whiskey. All you need is ginger ale and a great drink is waiting for you.



40+ Delicious Fruit Flavor Combinations for...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

What fruit works well with another? When developing cocktail recipes or pairing food and drink, this study in fruit combinations is a great resource.



There are Many 'Martinis' But Only One Martini!...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

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.



Experience the Taste of Classic Style With...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

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.



Dress up Your Whiskey in Classic Style With an...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The Old-Fashioned is a popular (and easy) whiskey cocktail with a fantastic history. Learn how to make this great drink in true old-fashioned style.



How to Make the Perfect Long Island Iced Tea

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The Long Island Iced Tea is a very popular mixed drink. It is very easy, made up of 5 types of liquor and has inspired a number of fun variations.



Can You Improve the White Russian? Absolutely!

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

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.



A Fun Mint Chocolate Shot for Your Winter Parties

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

A fun mint-chocolate shot drink, the Polar Bear is simple to mix up. It requires a chocolate liqueur and peppermint schnapps and if you want, add vodka.



Fun Peppermint Schnapps Cocktails and Shooter...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Peppermint schnapps is a snappy mint flavored liqueur that is commonly used in seasonal winter cocktails and a variety of shooter drinks.



Don't Run Out of Drinks at Your Next Party

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Stocking the bar for a party can be filled with many questions. Most important is how much liquor, wine, and beer you need to stock. Find the answers.



Great (and Essential) Cocktail Bitters for Your...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Bitters are used to add a hint of flavor to many favorite cocktails and they now come in a variety of flavors. Here are the top brands available.



9 Festive Martinis to Add Spirit to the Holidays

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Explore 9 fantastic martini recipes filled with seasonal flavors that are perfect for adding a little extra cheer to your Christmas season.



5 Peachy Tips for Making a Great Bellini

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The Bellini is a popular sparkling wine cocktail with a peachy flavor. It is perfect for brunch, dinner, or anytime you want a sparkling, fruity drink.



3 Tips for Making a Perfect Rum and Coke

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The Rum & Coke is one of the easiest mixed drinks you can make, but also one of the easiest drinks to ruin. Make a truly great Rum & Coke!



Noggin' Straight Through History

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Eggnog is embedded in our holiday traditions. Discover the origins of this famous (or infamous) Christmas cocktail and spread the holiday spirit.



It's Party Time! 4 Ways to Mix Up a Liquid...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The Liquid Cocaine is a popular party shooter that is very potent. Explore the various recipes, most using Jagermeister, Rumple Minze, and Goldschlager.



There's a Hot Toddy for Everyone

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

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.



Blenders Ready? 10 Favorite Frozen Cocktails...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Are your ready to blend up a great frozen cocktail? Discover 10 of the most popular blended drink recipes, including daiquiris, margaritas and more.



Enjoy the Timeless Tom Collins Tonight (or Any...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The Tom Collins is one of those timeless drinks that will long remain a favorite. This simple highball recipe uses gin, sour mix, and soda.



Not Sure Which Bottle to Buy? A Guide to...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The sweet taste of rum is irresistible, though it can be difficult to navigate all of the rum brands available. This quick guide will get you started.



Find the Perfect Mai Tai Recipe for Your Next...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The Mai Tai is a great tiki cocktail filled with rum and tropical fruits. Mix up the original recipe or a newer version to get the party started.



Tom and Jerry Cocktail: Add This Classic to...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Cocktail recipe for a Tom and Jerry, a warm drink of eggs, sugar, rum, brandy and milk.



Looking for a Cocktail With a Special Name?...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Sometimes a great name is all you need to find a fantastic new cocktail. Explore the full drink recipe collection and find a new favorite to mix up tonight.



A Guide to Popular Gin Brands for All Budgets

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

A guide to the most popular brands of gin including value, premium and super premium gin listed by price. Discover a new favorite for your cocktails.



You're Just 3 Ingredients and a Shake Away from...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

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.



James Bond's Favorite Vesper Martini

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Enjoy the Vesper Martini: Gordon's gin, Kina Lillet dry vermouth, and vodka. It's the famous recipe James Bond orders in Ian Fleming's Casino Royale.



The Simple and Distinguished Brandy and...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The B&B is a famous brandy cocktail and one that every brandy lover should know. It's very easy to make and a perfectly relaxing nightcap to sip.



Sweet, Sweet Raspberry and Blackberry Cocktails

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Many cocktail recipes call for raspberries and a few use blackberries. This collection of mixed drink recipes includes fresh berries and berry liqueurs.



10 Cocktails That Will Have You Drinking Like...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Throughout the books and movies, James Bond makes no secret of his love for a sophisticated cocktail. Discover Bond's favorite drinks and mix one up.



Making a Gingerbread Man, Martini Style

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Recreating the taste of a favorite holiday cookie in a glass, the Gingerbread Man-tini is a citrus vodka martini that is a fun winter treat.



Is Your Beer, Wine and Liquor Safe in the...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Will liquor freeze if left in the freezer? In most cases it won't, but the alcohol's proof plays a role in whether alcohol will freeze or not.



How to Make a Refreshing Paloma Cocktail

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Enjoy the refreshing taste of the Paloma. This popular tequila cocktail is a Mexican favorite, features grapefruit soda and is very easy to whip up.



Kick Back with a Classic Tequila Sunrise

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

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.



Liquor 101: Let's Go Back to Class and Learn...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Brandy, gin, rum, tequila, vodka and whiskey. These are the six base liquors and each has distinct characteristics that are outlined in this easy reference.



40 Popular Vodka Brands for All Budgets

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The vodka market is filled with popular and obscure brands at every price. Explore some of the best vodkas and learn how to find a good one at any budget.



Impress Dinner Guests and Learn How to Make a...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Best enjoyed before dinner, the Negroni has long been a favorite among gin cocktails, and its recipe is very easy: gin, Campari, and vermouth.



Show Off Your Best Vodka in the Clean, Crisp...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The Vodka Martini is one of the most popular cocktails today and it is an easy recipe. Learn how to choose the best ingredients for the best Martini.



Step Back in Time with 150+ Classic Cocktail...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

A collection of over 150 classic cocktail recipes including favorites like the Martini and Manhattan and a number of forgotten drinks.



Boozy Pudding for Your Party? Find 12 Yummy...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

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.



10 Things You Should Know About Brandy

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Brandy is a fruit-based distilled spirit that is great for sipping straight and mixing in cocktails. Learn about the varieties of brandy.



Find a New Favorite Cold Weather Cocktail

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Find a variety of cocktails that are perfect for warming up with on the coldest days of winter. Warm drinks, whiskey cocktails, and blood-warming shots.



The 'Screwdriver-esque' Harvey Wallbanger...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The Harvey Wallbanger is considered a retro drink due to its popularity in the 1970s. The recipe is an easy three-ingredient mix with vodka and Galliano.



Creamy, Fizzy, and Coffee All in One Drink

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The Smith & Kearns is a popular and easy mixed drink. This creamy recipe uses coffee or chocolate liqueur. Add vodka for a Smith & Wesson.



This Sweet Cocktail (or Shot!) Tastes Like a...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The Creamsicle is a delicious, fun and popular drink that can be made as a cocktail, float or shot. Discover five easy recipes for a Creamsicle.



Rum Ready? It's Tiki Time! 10 Cocktails You...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

What defines a tiki drink? How did the tiki scene begin? Find the answers and explore 10 of the best rum- and fruit-filled tiki cocktail recipes.



Bar Basics: Learn the Styles of Glassware

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Take a tour of the most popular styles of glassware used in a bar. Learn the right glass to serve cocktails, beer and wine and which you need to own.



Exactly What is Schnapps? The Truth is...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Defining schnapps is not simple. What Americans think of as schnapps is different from schnaps in Europe. Discover the truth behind these popular spirits.



Give Your Classic Cocktails a Silky Twist With...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Learn how to make your own gomme syrup. It's as easy as simple syrup, requires gum arabic and can enhance any drink, including classic cocktails.



Learn How to Choose and Use a Muddler to Create...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The muddler is an essential bar tool for creating drinks like the Mojito and Old-fashioned. Learn how to muddle cocktails and choose the best one for you.



Pucker Up! It's Time for a Lemon Drop Shot

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Lemon Drop shots are fun at a party and there are many ways to make them. Discover four ways you can make these sweet-sour, puckering vodka shooters.



Lick, Drink, Suck, Scream! (That's How We Do...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Did you know that there is a 'proper' order to taking the popular tequila shot? Learn why lemon and salt are used and discover more tequila shot recipes.



This Grinch is Irresistibly Sweet, It's Sure To...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The Grinch is a popular green cocktail and there are many ways to make this fun drink. Discover three Grinch recipes and find your new favorite.



5 Bottles of Cheap Gin You'll Actually Want to...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

All gin is not created equal, yet sometimes we can't afford the best. Discover five of the best cheap bottles of gin that actually make great drinks.



4 Tips for Making the Perfect Pina Colada

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

The Pina Colada is a favorite rum cocktail and easy to make. This recipe requires no blender, is filled with fresh ingredients and it is delicious!



Even Vegans Can Enjoy Eggnog

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Cocktail recipe for a Vegan Eggnog, an egg-free, vegetarian alternative to traditional homemade eggnog.



10 Essential Vodka Martinis to Check Off Your...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Vodka is one of the most popular liquor bases for creating great martinis. This collection of cocktail recipes showcases the best of the Vodka Martinis.



11 Mad Men Cocktails That Remind Us Why the...

2016-12-08T11:12:08Z

Explore the classic cocktails that have been seen on the Mad Men television show and learn how to make your own from these easy recipes.