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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 […]

10 White Russian Variations to Try at Home

10 White Russian Variations to Try at Home

Move over, dude. The creamy cocktail from The Big Lebowski is a worldwide favourite, but beyond the beloved original a whole bunch of White Russian variations are waiting to be explored! We’re talking super exciting twists on the classic vodka, coffee liqueur, and cream recipe that add daring flavours and unique dimensions to this delightful […]

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 […]

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 […]

The Dirty Martini Reimagined

The Dirty Martini Reimagined

Calling all Martini enthusiasts! Forget dusty old stereotypes – the Dirty Martini is having a major revival, and we’re here for this modern Martini glow-up. This guide is your passport to a world of Martini mastery.   We’ll delve into the drink’s fascinating history, then fast forward to the modern mixology scene, where bartenders are gleefully […]

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 […]

Guide to Herbs for Cocktails

Guide to Herbs for Cocktails

This comprehensive guide aims to provide cocktail enthusiasts with essential information on how to use herbs and spices to elevate their cocktail creations. From planting a cocktail garden to crafting delicious cocktails with fresh herbs, we cover everything you need to know to enhance your mixology skills, from garden to glass.   Essential herbs for […]

10 Beautiful Banana Liqueur Cocktails

10 Beautiful Banana Liqueur Cocktails

Prepare to indulge in some beautiful banana liqueur cocktails that deliver a punch of fruity flavour and boozy bliss. From indulgent sips to creative twists, these intriguing clinkers promise a symphony of sensations that will leave you craving more. Whether you’re a seasoned drinks maker or a curious cocktail enthusiast, this boisterous bunch of recipes […]

10 St. Patrick's Day Mocktails to Celebrate in 2024

10 St. Patrick's Day Mocktails to Celebrate in 2024

Are ye feelin’ the luck of the Irish, but keen to keep things booze-free with some tasty St. Patrick’s Day mocktails at this year’s shindig? Then gather ’round the shillin’, lads and lasses. From shamrock-hued sparklers to leprechaun-approved smoothies, these non-alcoholic drinks are the perfect way to celebrate the craic without a morning-after wobble.   […]

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 […]