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12 Different Types of Gin to Know

12 Different Types of Gin to Know

Ready to embark on a flavorful journey to discover different types of gin? Jump aboard, friend! Cherished by cocktail enthusiasts around the globe, this clear spirit comes in various types, each with its own captivating history and unique taste.   From the iconic London dry to the intriguing Japanese gin, we’re sharing everything you need to […]

Celebrate at Home with these Labor Day Party Ideas

Celebrate at Home with these Labor Day Party Ideas

Get ready to celebrate the end of summer in style with our ultimate guide chock full of Labor Day party ideas. From mouthwatering menus to exciting activities, we’ve got your back. Whether you’re gathering with family, friends, or neighbors, our tips and ideas will ensure your Labor Day bash is a memorable and enjoyable event […]

18 Grenadine Cocktails to Try in 2023

18 Grenadine Cocktails to Try in 2023

If you love drinks with bold colors and memorable flavors, odds are you’ll love our line-up of gorgeous grenadine cocktails. Let’s dive into the bright and tangy world of this popular cocktail ingredient and paint the town red.   What is grenadine syrup? Grenadine syrup is a sweet and flavorful syrup that’s commonly used in […]

14 Refreshing Peach Cocktails to Try in 2023

14 Refreshing Peach Cocktails to Try in 2023

We adore peach cocktails when the weather is balmy and Mother Nature is showing off all her prettiest colors. Sweet, juicy and aromatic, the blushing peach has inspired countless amazing bakes, eats and treats over the centuries, and it also makes a gorgeous base for warm-weather libations. Here are a few of our favorites you […]

The 15 Best Ever Sangria Recipes for Summer

The 15 Best Ever Sangria Recipes for Summer

The best Sangria recipes for summer? Right this way, friend. Often cited as one of the best batch cocktail options for warm-weather entertaining, Sangria is a crowd-pleaser of note.   Traditionally a Spanish drink, the age-old Sangria recipe features red wine, water, herbs, spices, and fruit. However, these days Sangrias have a wide variety of ingredients, […]

Tailgate Party Ultimate Guide (2023)

Tailgate Party Ultimate Guide (2023)

What is a tailgate party? Only the best way to enjoy a pre-game celebration during football season! If you’re brand new to hosting or attending this type of event, don’t worry; The Mixer is here to help you ace tailgate parties from the get-go. Let’s dive right in.  What is tailgating exactly? The wonderful world […]

11 Perfect Cocktail Party Appetizers for any Occasion

11 Perfect Cocktail Party Appetizers for any Occasion

If 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 appetizers kitchen!’ If you thought that was a mouthful, wait until your taste our delicious appetizers! We give you two of our favorite recipes to get you started, loads of other mouth-watering […]

How to Make Clear Ice for your Favorite Summer Drinks

How to Make Clear Ice for your Favorite Summer Drinks

Get ready to shake up your cocktail game because we’re here to spill the secrets on how to make clear ice like a pro mixologist. Say goodbye to cloudy cubes and hello to the hippest, clearest ice cubes in town.   Clear ice is the crown jewel of mixology magic. It’s the kind of ice that […]

What is Orgeat and How is it Used in Cocktails?

What is Orgeat and How is it Used in Cocktails?

If you love tropical drinks, you’ve likely encountered a few orgeat cocktails. The allure of this intriguing ingredient has been strong since at least the 1700s, and even before then when a similar version gained popularity in the discerning Middle East.   But what exactly is orgeat, and how does it elevate mixology to new […]

20 Fourth of July Cocktails to Celebrate the Red, White & Blue

20 Fourth of July Cocktails to Celebrate the Red, White & Blue

As the summer heat rises and the air fills with excitement, it can only mean one thing: Independence Day, and Fourth of July cocktails, is right around the corner! The Fourth of July is a time for us to come together and celebrate the birth of our great nation. And what better way to toast […]

35 BBQ Cocktail & Food Pairings for Summer (2023)

35 BBQ Cocktail & Food Pairings for Summer (2023)

Summertime calls for the perfect combination of flame-kissed food and BBQ cocktails. Discover our top tips for creating harmonious pairings that will leave your guests craving more. Get ready to clink your glasses to a memorable summer!  How to pair cocktails with BBQ or picnic food Here are a few of our go-to tips to keep […]

How To Throw a Color Cocktail Party

How To Throw a Color Cocktail Party

Color cocktail parties are straight fire at the minute. With over three-quadrillion related tags on TikTok, #bluecocktails, #greencocktails, #pinkcocktails, and all the other pretty colors are giving major main-character energy RN.  Getting ready to host a color cocktail party of your own? Here’s our fool-proof how-to guide! What exactly is a Color Cocktail Party? In […]