Beach Party

What could be better than packing a cooler and heading to the beach for a day out with friends? 

Discover all the recipes, tips, and tricks you need to throw the ultimate beach bash this summer.  Browse our epic collection of the best beach cocktails for easy sipping and serving by the oceanside.  From refreshing and frozen fruity drinks to tiki cocktails for that ultimate holiday feeling. We also have fabulous low-proof cocktails that you can enjoy all day long. 

Make a splash at your next beach bash with The Mixer. The tans might fade, but the memories will last a lifetime. 

Sip & Savour: 13 Tastiest Asian-Inspired Cocktails Unveiled

Sip & Savour: 13 Tastiest Asian-Inspired Cocktails Unveiled

Asian cocktails are vibrant, diverse, timeless, and almost always have a tasty hint of intrigue in the mix—much like the continent itself. Inspired by this captivating region with its splendid array of landscapes, climates, cultures, and people, we’ve compiled a list of our favourite Asian drinks to spark a touch of wanderlust in your palate. […]

10 Playful Paloma Variations for Picture-Perfect Sipping

10 Playful Paloma Variations for Picture-Perfect Sipping

It’s time to take a deep dive into tasty Paloma variations, friends! Listen, we’re not allowed to play favourites with cocktails around here, but the classic Paloma has room for loads of delicious and interesting variations. Needless to say, we adore all iterations of this zesty bestie. Ready to get inspired? Let’s go!  What’s in […]

The Complete Guide to Making Sugar Syrups for Cocktails

The Complete Guide to Making Sugar Syrups for Cocktails

Sugar syrup is the little unsung hero of the home bar – and the best part g is that there are so many sugar syrup flavours to play with! Essentially, it’s just sugar and water having a dance party, creating this sweet, versatile canvas that you can customise with almost anything. From herbs, and fruits, […]

9 Pineapple and Tequila Cocktails for a Taste of Paradise

9 Pineapple and Tequila Cocktails for a Taste of Paradise

Ready to shake things up at your next BBQ or backyard bash? Then you’ve got to try some pineapple tequila cocktails! Whether you’re a seasoned home mixologist or a newbie on the lookout for a signature sip, these fruity delights are beginner-friendly and bound to hit the spot. Get ready for some refreshing and super […]

How to Make Homemade Sweet and Sour Mix (+ 7 Amazing Sweet and Sour Cocktails)

How to Make Homemade Sweet and Sour Mix (+ 7 Amazing Sweet and Sour Cocktails)

Sweet and sour mix drinks are an absolute lifesaver when you need to serve cocktails to a crowd. Sure, a bright pop of freshly squeezed lime juice is completely amazing, but when you’ve got a bunch of thirsty folks waiting for a nice cool beverage, it helps to be prepared with an easy solution.  Whip […]

10 Low-Sugar Cocktails for a Light & Lovely Happy Hour

10 Low-Sugar Cocktails for a Light & Lovely Happy Hour

Low-sugar cocktails offer the perfect way to enjoy a little guilt-free indulgence without compromising on taste. These light-and-lovely clinkers provide several benefits, making them a smart choice for mindful drinkers. Why are low-sugar cocktails so popular? Opting for low-sugar cocktails aligns with a healthier lifestyle, allowing fun-loving foodies to enjoy social moments responsibly. The reduced […]

7 Easy Non-Alcoholic French Drinks to Make at Home

7 Easy Non-Alcoholic French Drinks to Make at Home

Perfect for #DryJanuary shenanigans or folks who embrace an alcohol-free lifestyle all year round, our line-up of non-alcoholic French drinks are easy to make, delicious to sip, and filled to the brim with joie de vivre. So, come along and elevate your mocktail experience with a few hand-picked classics and raise a toast to sans-alcool […]

11 Best Blue Non-alcoholic Drinks to Make at Home

11 Best Blue Non-alcoholic Drinks to Make at Home

Looking for blue non-alcoholic drinks that bring the fun without the buzz? Step right up! The Mixer team has rounded up a line-up of indigo-hued sippers that come to the party with that unmistakable seaside holiday vibe, sans the alcohol, so you can get clinking whenever the mood strikes.    How do you make drinks blue […]

15 Simple Greek Cocktails to Try at Home

15 Simple Greek Cocktails to Try at Home

Opa, cocktail fans, it’s time to take a deep dive into the wonderful world of Greek cocktails! We love an island vibe, and the blue-and-white fantasy of a lingering stay on a Greek isle always has us craving dolmades, spanakopita, a smattering of sand on our toes, and something cool and delicious to clink as […]

17 Best Whiskey Mixers (What to Mix Whiskey with)

17 Best Whiskey Mixers (What to Mix Whiskey with)

Looking for whiskey mixers that will effortlessly elevate your cocktails this season? Right this way, bestie. The Mixer team has been hard at work sussing out the very best partner ingredients for whiskey, and this is our definitive list of all the mixers that really make this spirit shine. 1. Vermouth Vermouth‘s herbaceous notes and […]

13 Best Craft Cocktails to Create at Home

13 Best Craft Cocktails to Create at Home

Craft cocktails are very much the thing right now, and we’re here to show you how to lean into this tasty drink trend without missing a beat. Are you ready to shake things up? Then let’s get crafty!  What is a craft cocktail? Craft cocktails, also known as artisan cocktails, are meticulously crafted drinks that […]

11 Different Types of Daiquiris for Sensational Sipping

11 Different Types of Daiquiris for Sensational Sipping

So many types of Daiquiris, so little time! If you love a drink with a shameless holiday vibe and plenty of fruity avenues to explore, it’s time to find your favourite Daiquiri recipe. Here’s an easy intro to this effortless cocktail and its many amazing variations.   What is a Daiquiri? The Daiquiri is a […]