Pool Party

Hosting a party or simply enjoying a bit of pool time with friends? Your day won’t be complete without some poolside refreshments. 

Make a splash with the best cocktails to beat the heat. From fruity favorites, icy highballs, low-alcohol spritzes, and fresh mocktails, we’ve got something for everyone to enjoy while they soak up the sun. 

There’s nothing better than a hot day, cool water, good company and great cocktails. So, dive in and find your favorite pool-side drinks with The Mixer. 

Summer Batch Cocktails for Hosting at Home

Summer Batch Cocktails for Hosting 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 […]

12 Summer Rum Cocktails Perfect for a BBQ at Home

12 Summer Rum Cocktails Perfect for a BBQ at Home

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 Cocktails with Aperol and Gin to Sip this Summer

6 of the Best Cocktails with Aperol and Gin to Sip this Summer

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 […]

10 Refreshing Summer Mocktails for Your Next Gathering

10 Refreshing Summer Mocktails for Your Next Gathering

The days are getting longer, the weather is getting warmer, and there is a palpable sense of YAY in the air. You know what this means—it’s time to shake up some summer mocktails and head outside to soak up the sun. The happiest season has arrived, so let’s celebrate in style! Here is a selection […]

Exploring Umami Cocktails

Exploring Umami Cocktails

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 […]

15 Perfect Cinco de Mayo Cocktails for Your Festivities

15 Perfect Cinco de Mayo Cocktails for Your Festivities

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 […]

Cinco de Mayo Party Ideas: Ultimate Fiesta Planning Guide

Cinco de Mayo Party Ideas: Ultimate Fiesta Planning Guide

Cinco de Mayo is a vibrant celebration of Mexican culture and heritage, offering the perfect opportunity to host a festive gathering for all your besties. Here’s our comprehensive guide for planning a memorable Cinco de Mayo party for adults that sets the scene for celebration with a variety of tasty food, inspiring drinks, gorgeous decorations, […]

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 […]

The Ultimate Guide to Herbs for Cocktails

The Ultimate 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 […]

30 Seasonal Cocktails to Make the Most of Seasonal Fruit and Vegetables

30 Seasonal Cocktails to Make the Most of Seasonal Fruit and Vegetables

Discover the magic of seasonal cocktails—a delightful double whammy of dew-dappled flavor and planet-first sustainability. As each season unveils its pretty palette of vibrant fruits, herbs, and spices, we invite you to lean right in. From the crispness of winter citrus to the succulence of summer berries, it’s time to explore all the joys of […]

Vegan Cocktails: Explore Vegan Liquors in 2024

Vegan Cocktails: Explore Vegan Liquors in 2024

Vegan cocktails are the trend of the moment, and we love that this sustainable choice is on the rise. Whether you follow a strict vegan diet on a daily basis or would simply like to adopt a more plant-based approach in the kitchen (and behind the cocktail shaker), there is an exciting world of options […]

16 Vibrant Spring Vodka Cocktails

16 Vibrant Spring Vodka Cocktails

Welcome to our guide of delightful spring vodka cocktails! As the weather warms and flowers shimmy into bloom, it’s time to shake up your drink menu with refreshing and easy-to-make cocktails perfect for the season.   Whether you’re hosting a garden party, enjoying a picnic, or simply relaxing on the patio, these recipes are sure […]