Bourbon

Make the best cocktails with the golden child of American whiskey. We’re talking about bourbon and the complex and delicious cocktails you can create with it. With its subtle notes of vanilla and spicy sweet flavours, Bourbon adds a special touch to some of the best cocktails ever created. 

It’s easy to think bourbon is best served on cold days, but don’t let the richness of this golden spirit fool you. When you mix things up, you’ll soon discover that there are bourbon cocktails for any occasion and any season. Discover your favourite with The Mixer.

Top 5 Bourbon Cocktails to Make with Wild Turkey for Father's Day

Top 5 Bourbon Cocktails to Make with Wild Turkey for Father's Day

Father’s Day is the perfect occasion to show appreciation for the dads in our lives. With the growing popularity of bourbon as a drink base, creating the best bourbon cocktails for Father’s Day has never been more exciting. Wild Turkey, known for its robust and flavourful profile, makes an ideal choice for crafting memorable drinks […]

6 Smoked Bourbon Cocktails for Beginners and Pros

6 Smoked Bourbon Cocktails for Beginners and Pros

Smoked bourbon cocktails have taken the world of DIY cocktails by storm, captivating seasoned and novice mixologists alike with their deliciously daring and sophisticated air. We love the way it elevates classic drinks and inspires innovative creations, ushering a superb series of reimagined clinkers into a class of their own.   To a large extent, the […]

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 […]

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 […]

30 Cocktails to Make the Most of Seasonal Fruit and Vegetables

30 Cocktails to Make the Most of Seasonal Fruit and Vegetables

Discover the magic of seasonal cocktails—a delightful double whammy of dew-dappled flavour and planet-first sustainability. As each season unveils its pretty palette of vibrant fruits, herbs, and spices, we invite you to lean right in. From the crispness of winter citrus to the succulence of summer berries, it’s time to explore all the joys of […]

Vegan Cocktails: Explore Vegan Spirits in 2024

Vegan Cocktails: Explore Vegan Spirits in 2024

Vegan cocktails are the trend of the moment, and we love that this sustainable choice is on the rise. Whether you follow a strict vegan diet on a daily basis or would simply like to adopt a more plant-based approach in the kitchen (and behind the cocktail shaker), there is an exciting world of options […]

QUIZ: Which Cocktail Should You Master First?

QUIZ: Which Cocktail Should You Master First?

Calling all curious cocktail newbies! Are you ready to dive into the fascinating world of mixology? Take our easy cocktail quiz to discover your signature sip. Newbie cocktail quiz

15 Delicious Holiday Food & Cocktail Pairings to Serve this Year

15 Delicious Holiday Food & Cocktail Pairings to Serve this Year

Get ready to jingle your taste buds and deck the halls with truly impressive snacks and sips, friend! In this festive guide, we’ll sleigh the art of cocktail and food pairings for Christmas, unwrapping a symphony of flavours to make your holiday celebrations merry, tasty, and bright. It’s time to toast, taste, and be cheekily […]

23 Merry Bourbon Christmas Cocktails to Try This Festive Season

23 Merry Bourbon Christmas Cocktails to Try This Festive Season

It’s the holiday season which means it’s time to wind down with your family and get festive with our very merry Christmas whiskey cocktails. Served hot or cold, on ice or straight, before dinner or after, these holiday bourbon cocktails will go down a real treat with whiskey lovers and novices alike!  1. Old Fashioned […]

Learn the Science of Clarification with these 8 Clarified Cocktails

Learn the Science of Clarification with these 8 Clarified Cocktails

When it comes to mastering the art of clarified cocktails, the most important thing to realise is that there is a fair amount of magical science-y things involved. Clarification involves removing impurities and cloudiness from a cocktail to achieve a crystal-clear appearance without sacrificing flavour, and while it’s definitely tricky, it’s also 100% awesome.   […]

7 Boozy Puddings to Make This Holiday Season

7 Boozy Puddings to Make This Holiday Season

What are boozy puddings? There’s a lot to worry about during the holidays and a lot to get done. Before you know it, the holiday is over. And because you are the hostess with the mostess (they all say it, so it must be true), you are left exhausted and desperately counting the days you have […]

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 […]