Kick off the new year in style with The Mixer’s epic cocktails. Whether you’re planning a big bash or just looking for some celebratory drinks to enjoy with a few good friends, we’ve got you!
With our help, you’ll be able to pair your favourite cocktails with popular party foods and get top party planning tips for the best celebration ever. And that’s just the start. We also show you how to make the best Champagne cocktails, how to add some festive magic with cocktails that sparkle and so much more.
So, shake things up this New Years and wow your guests with the ultimate cocktail selection. Then watch everyone party on until the music’s gone!
Your Pitcher-Perfect Guide to Batching Cocktails for a Party
Batching cocktails can seem a little tricky at first blush, but it’s fun and easy to do once you know the basics. The joy of batched drinks really comes into play when you’re in charge of cocktails for a party and don’t want to spend the whole night shaking up single-serving sippers. If you’re looking […]
The 10 Best London Cocktail Bars to Try in 2023
Looking for the best cocktail bars London has to offer? Step right this way! Every city worth its salt has a few truly amazing cocktail destinations, and the Big Smoke has a lot of excellent establishments to discover. Here is our cherry-picked selection of the best cocktail bars in London to seek out in 2023. […]
10 Chinese-inspired Cocktails to Clink this Lunar New Year
Chinese cocktails are enjoying a well-deserved moment in the spotlight right now, and we love the delicate, exotic flavours these mixed drinks bring to the party. Ideal for celebrating occasions like the Lunar New Year, it’s also perfect for casual get-togethers like DIY dumpling night, or at-home screenings of movies like The Battle at Lake […]
17 Must Try Cocktails with Flavoured Vodka
If you think about it, flavoured vodka cocktails are a no-brainer. Vodka is tasteless and odourless by nature, so it’s the perfect blank canvas to let infused flavours shine. Lucky for us cocktail lovers, the flavoured vodka market is booming, with new and interesting flavours hitting the shelves daily. Let’s take a look at 17 […]
What is the Difference Between a Gibson and Martini Drink?
The Gibson vs Martini debate is one that drinkers have long argued about in smoky bars around the world. Which one is better? Which one is more sophisticated? And why does the Gibson get its own name when technically it’s still just a Martini? To answer all these questions, we must do a deep dive […]
10 of the Best Holiday Martinis for Your Friends & Family to Enjoy
If you’re home for the holidays this year, double down with a staycation party and our list of festive and tasty holiday martinis! It’s the ultimate antidote after a crazy year. Start compiling your best Christmas playlist, and invite your friends and family to join in the fun. Get creative with the best holiday martinis […]
16 Best Party Cocktails That Are Real Crowd-Pleasers
Take the stress out of your party planning with the best party cocktails recipes that are real crowd-pleasers. With just a few ingredients, they can be made in big batches and kept refrigerated ‘til your guests arrive. From outdoor gatherings to fancy cocktail parties, we got you covered! 1. Mojito Pitcher Shaking cocktails one by […]
Have a Toast to Queen Elizabeth with The Queen’s Favourite Cocktails
What a milestone for the Queen to have celebrated her Platinum Jubilee, marking the longest reign of a British Monarch! With her passing, I’ve been thinking a lot about Queen Elizabeth. She has always been the Queen, in my lifetime anyway, and my connection to the Queen is a privilege and honour I cling to. […]
11 Elegant Canapés for Your Next Cocktail Party
12If you’re planning a cocktail party and looking for some snack satisfaction, you’ve come to the right place. Welcome to ‘The Mixer’s cocktail party canapés kitchen!’ If you thought that was a mouthful, wait until your taste our delicious canapés! We give you two of our favourite recipes to get you started, loads of other mouth-watering […]
10 of the Easiest New Year’s Eve Cocktails to Clink this Year
Three, two, one – HAPPY NEW YEAR! Which New Year’s Eve cocktails will you be clinking with friends and family this year? We’ve rounded up 12 amazing celebratory drinks that have that swanky NYE vibe – some are sparkly, some are warm, and some are full-on extra. Take a look to see which one will […]
How to Slay Cocktail and Food Pairings Like a Pro
Indecision doesn’t often strike when shaking up your ride-or-die cocktail, but have you struggled when picking cocktails to match food? Don’t let cocktail and food pairing get you hot under the collar – follow our easy guide to choosing the best cocktails and food to pair like a pro! Cocktails and Food: Considerations Want to […]
Fuel the Fire! How to Pair Cocktails with Spicy Food
Pairing drinks with spicy bites can be a daunting task, especially if you enjoy cranking up the heat! Pairing the perfect drinks and food can be a minefield Too much booze combined with a healthy dose of spice can set your palate on fire. Don’t panic, though! Here are some great tricks to find a […]