Martini

All hail the queen of cocktails! Martinis are classic, and a great one is unforgettable. If you’re looking to impress with an elegant yet complex cocktail, a well-made fashionable martini will definitely add some flair to your evening.

The traditional Martini is made with gin and vermouth and garnished with a juicy, savory olive. This sophisticated cocktail has never gone out of fashion and has set the stage for many exciting and delicious variations.

So, whether you prefer your Martini shaken, stirred, on the rocks, straight-up, dirty, dry, or served with a twist, you’ve come to the right place. Browse the best Martini cocktail recipes at The Mixer and find your favorite!

Sip & Savor: 13 Tastiest Asian-Inspired Cocktails Unveiled

Sip & Savor: 13 Tastiest Asian-Inspired Cocktails Unveiled

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9 Pineapple and Tequila Cocktails for a Taste of Paradise

9 Pineapple and Tequila Cocktails for a Taste of Paradise

Ready to shake things up at your next backyard BBQ or beach bash? Then you’ve got to try some pineapple tequila cocktails! Whether you’re a seasoned home mixologist or a newbie on the lookout for a signature sip, these fruity delights are beginner-friendly and bound to hit the spot. Get ready for some refreshing and […]

10 Vanilla Vodka Cocktails to Satisfy Your Sweet Cravings

10 Vanilla Vodka Cocktails to Satisfy Your Sweet Cravings

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11 Chocolate Liqueur Cocktails to Elevate Your Evening

11 Chocolate Liqueur Cocktails to Elevate Your Evening

Let’s be honest – chocolate is nothing short of a blessing to the human race. It’s really no wonder that chocolate liqueur cocktails are so popular at the moment. Did you know that aside from being ridiculously tasty, it could even make you happy? No kidding! Real cacao contains an amino acid that helps the […]

10 Low-Sugar Cocktails for a Light & Lovely Happy Hour

10 Low-Sugar Cocktails for a Light & Lovely Happy Hour

Low-sugar cocktails offer the perfect way to enjoy a little guilt-free indulgence without compromising on taste. These light-and-lovely clinkers provide several benefits, making them a smart choice for mindful drinkers. Why are low-sugar cocktails so popular? Opting for low-sugar cocktails aligns with a healthier lifestyle, allowing fun-loving foodies to enjoy social moments responsibly. The reduced […]

10 New Year’s Eve Party Ideas to Ring in the New Year

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Get ready to bid farewell to 2024 and ring in the new year with a bang! As the year wraps up, celebrate in style with our curated list of the trendiest New Year’s party ideas for 2024/5. From dazzling decorations to mouthwatering menu ideas, we have compiled an easy guide to throwing a New Year’s […]

Master the Art of Clarification with These 8 Clarified Cocktails

Master the Art of Clarification with These 8 Clarified Cocktails

When it comes to mastering the art of clarified cocktails, the most important thing to realize 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 flavor, and while it’s definitely tricky, it’s also 100% awesome.   This […]

15 Traditional Greek Cocktails to Make at Home

15 Traditional Greek Cocktails to Make at Home

Opa, cocktail fans, it’s time to take a deep dive into the wonderful world of Greek cocktails! We love an island vibe, and the blue-and-white fantasy of a lingering stay on a Greek isle always has us craving dolmades, spanakopita, a smattering of sand on our toes, and something cool and delicious to clink as […]

The Easy Guide to Fat-Washing Cocktails at Home

The Easy Guide to Fat-Washing Cocktails at Home

Fat-washed cocktails are a unique and delicious way to add flavor and complexity to your DIY drink lineup. The process is a little involved, but the results are truly intriguing. By infusing a spirit with fat, you can add richness, mouthfeel, and unexpected flavors to your cocktails.  The history of fat-washing alcohol Fat-washing alcohol is […]

7 Best Coffee Tequila Cocktails to Try in 2024

7 Best Coffee Tequila Cocktails to Try in 2024

If you’re a coffee lover who enjoys the jauntiness of good tequila, you’re in for a treat. The Mixer has selected seven of the best coffee tequila cocktails that you can easily make at home. From the rich and robust Mexican Coffee Cocktail to the delightful Café Mañana, these creative clinkers set the stage for […]

10 Crème de Violette Cocktails (2024)

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Using starch in cocktails is a simple but innovative technique that can add sweetness, body, texture, and opacity to mixed drinks, resulting in truly unique and delicious creations.  Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just starting out, starch washing is a great way to experiment and expand your cocktail repertoire. Here’s what you need to […]