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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

8 Best Rum for a Delicious Mojito

8 Best Rum for a Delicious Mojito

Good news, friend—choosing the best rum for Mojitos does not have to be overly complicated! However, a little bit of know-how can make all the difference. With a diverse array of options, from white rum to aged varieties, and gold to overproof rums, the journey to finding the ideal match for your taste can be […]

Now Trending: Easy Mezcal Cocktails for Agave Lovers

Now Trending: Easy Mezcal Cocktails for Agave Lovers

Before we even get started on all our epic mezcal cocktails, we want to make sure that you know the difference between mezcal and tequila:    Tequila is made with the blue Weber agave plant. Mezcal is made with over 40 agave species.   Tequila is made from the sugars of steamed agave plants (above ground). Mezcal […]

Grand Marnier vs. Triple Sec: Which Orange Liqueur Is Right for You?

Grand Marnier vs. Triple Sec: Which Orange Liqueur Is Right for You?

Grand Marnier vs triple sec? Yep, it’s a whole thing. Let’s unpack it, shall we?  If you’re a cocktail enthusiast, you know that having an orange liqueur in your bar is essential. It’s a star ingredient in classic drinks like the Sidecar, Margarita, Cosmopolitan, and even the bold Long Island Iced Tea.  But here’s the […]

What to Mix Rum with: Top Mixers for Delicious Cocktails

What to Mix Rum with: Top Mixers for Delicious Cocktails

There’s a lot to love about rum, and when it comes to what to mix with rum, you’ll have plenty to choose from. And we mean plenty. We take you through our top 20 mixers to help you determine what to mix rum with and show you how to create some fantastic drinks that rum […]

Step Up The Acidity by Adding Citric Acids to Your Cocktails

Step Up The Acidity by Adding Citric Acids to Your Cocktails

If imagining a sour sweet or a bite of lemon makes you wince, why would you think of adding citric acid to a cocktail? Think again! Sour is a much-needed flavour when balancing food and cocktails. The acidity or sour profile one finds in citrus helps to brighten the overall taste of a dish or […]

20 of the Best Drinks to Mix with Vodka

20 of the Best Drinks to Mix with Vodka

You’ll be spoilt for choice when deciding what to mix vodka with. Vodka is super versatile, works well with many different mixer types, and forms the base of many legendary cocktails and drinks. So, if you have a bottle of vodka and some good friends coming over, here are 20 fuss-free 2-ingredient vodka drinks to […]

15 Sublime Lime Cocktails You Simply Must Try

15 Sublime Lime Cocktails You Simply Must Try

If you find lime cocktails utterly sublime, step right this way honey, we’ve got you covered. See, we are not technically allowed to play favourites, but cocktails with lime juice in the mix are just so divine that it’s hard not to… So, to get you ready to zest with the best, here are 11 […]