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. 

Cosmopolitan Variations: Modern Twists on a Classic Cocktail

Cosmopolitan Variations: Modern Twists on a Classic Cocktail

Welcome to the delightful world of Cosmo variations! The Cosmopolitan, a beloved cocktail since the 1970s, became a cultural icon in the 1990s thanks to the TV show Sex and the City. This classic drink, with a base of vodka, orange liqueur, cranberry juice, and fresh lime juice, is a delicious combination of sweet and […]

Blue Curaçao Substitutes: The Best Alternatives (2024)

Blue Curaçao Substitutes: The Best Alternatives (2024)

Blue curaçao is a bright blue and zesty orange liqueur that refuses to go unnoticed. Star of many blue-tinted tiki cocktails, this Caribbean specialty has become a key ingredient in modern mixology, adding a drop of fun to many drinks. So, what do you do when you don’t have any at home? Use our list […]

10 Reposado Tequila Cocktails You Need to Try

10 Reposado Tequila Cocktails You Need to Try

Reposado tequila cocktails are making a big splash, and we’re here to give you all the juicy details so you can make this trend your own. We’re sharing our favourite cocktails with reposado tequila and some tasty insider insights into this captivating spirit and how to incorporate it into your DIY mixology line-up at home.   […]

10 Best Frozen Rum Drinks for Summer (Refreshing Recipes & Tips)

10 Best Frozen Rum Drinks for Summer (Refreshing Recipes & Tips)

When the sun is out, and the vibe is mellow, frozen rum drinks go down a treat. Whether you’re enjoying a spur-of-the-moment BBQ in your backyard, having friends over for some tapas on the deck, or catering for a big, bustling birthday party, easy frozen rum drinks are always a winner. It’s quick to pull […]

Summer Batch Cocktails for Entertaining at Home

Summer Batch Cocktails for Entertaining at Home

Sun-soaked days and balmy evenings are made for lingering gatherings, and this season there’s a star player that simplifies hosting and keeps the good times flowing — summer batch cocktails! These delicious big-batch drinks will help you set the scene for a memorable summer bash without breaking a sweat.   Let’s dive into the world of […]

12 Summer Drinks with Rum Perfect for a Party

12 Summer Drinks with Rum Perfect for a Party

As summer sashays onto the scene, one thing is on everyone’s mind—long, cool sips and chilling out with friends! That’s right besties, the season of laid-back summer drinks with rum has arrived. From classic Mojitos to inventive tropical clinkers, rum reigns supreme during the warm-weather months, offering a perfect blend of sweetness, versatility, and that […]

6 of the Best Aperol and Gin Cocktails to Impress Your Guests

6 of the Best Aperol and Gin Cocktails to Impress Your Guests

Aperol gin cocktails are on everyone’s lips, and not only because it’s the most summery combo imaginable—it’s also completely divine! And while it’s no secret that we are slightly obsessed with the iconic Aperol Spritz here at The Mixer, we also enjoy experimenting with different flavors. That’s why we love gin—its botanical notes complement Aperol’s […]

10 Refreshing Mocktails for Your Summer Gatherings

10 Refreshing Mocktails for Your Summer Gatherings

The days are getting longer, the weather is getting warmer, and there is a palpable sense of YAY in the air. You know what this means—it’s time to shake up some summer mocktails and head outside to soak up the sun. The happiest season has arrived, so let’s celebrate in style! Here is a selection […]

5 Umami Cocktails to Add Complexity to Your Menu

5 Umami Cocktails to Add Complexity to Your Menu

Umami cocktails are the talk of the town, and we’re here to tell you all about them. In this article, we delve into the concept of umami in mixed drinks, share some mouthwatering recipes, show you how umami bitters can become your secret weapon behind the bar, and more. Ready to unlock a whole new […]

15 Cinco de Mayo Cocktails to Complete Your Fiesta

15 Cinco de Mayo Cocktails to Complete Your Fiesta

Keen to whip up some delicious cocktails for your Cinco de Mayo fiesta? ¡Arriba! This guide features our go-to selection of easy-yet-impressive drinks to celebrate this festive occasion. We cover everything from classic Margaritas to unique tequila-free creations. Get ready to impress your guests with your DIY bartending skills and enjoy a Cinco de Mayo […]

Ultimate Guide to Edible Flowers for Cocktail Garnishes

Ultimate Guide to Edible Flowers for Cocktail Garnishes

The guide provides comprehensive information about using edible flowers as garnishes in cocktails. Join us as we cover various aspects such as types of edible flowers, how to prepare them, safety considerations, creative cocktail recipes, and tips for garnishing cocktails effectively.   Understanding culinary flowers Edible flowers can add a delightful touch of colour, flavour, and […]

11 Refreshing Mocktails to Serve at Brunch

11 Refreshing Mocktails to Serve at Brunch

Discover a brand-new world of morning refreshment with our lineup of 11 delicious brunch mocktail recipes. Imagine a sunny patio, laughter filling the air, and a table set with all your breakfast favorites. Our brunch mocktails are here to add a burst of flavour to your laid-back gathering. From zesty citrus sippers to fragrant herbal […]