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. 

Sip & Savor: 13 Tastiest Asian-Inspired Cocktails Unveiled

Sip & Savor: 13 Tastiest Asian-Inspired Cocktails Unveiled

Asian cocktails are vibrant, diverse, timeless, and almost always have a tasty hint of intrigue in the mix—much like the continent itself. Inspired by this captivating region with its splendid array of landscapes, climates, cultures, and people, we’ve compiled a list of our favorite Asian drinks to spark a touch of wanderlust in your palate. […]

The Complete Guide to Simple Syrups

The Complete Guide to Simple Syrups

Simple syrup is the little unsung hero of the home bar, and the best part is that there are so many simple syrup flavors to play with! Essentially, it’s just sugar and water having a dance party, creating this sweet, versatile canvas that you can customize with almost anything. From herbs, and fruits, to coffee […]

10 Low-Sugar Mocktails to Sip Smartly

10 Low-Sugar Mocktails to Sip Smartly

Low sugar mocktails are a delicious shift from sugary drinks, giving you a chance to savor flavorful options without compromising on taste. Whether you’re looking to try something new or simply want to enjoy a refreshing beverage, these delightful choices offer a tasty experience that extends beyond just being a lighter option. Cheers to enjoying […]

Best Charcuterie Board Ideas for a Party at Home

Best Charcuterie Board Ideas for a Party at Home

Are you ready to elevate your snack platters to a whole new level of epic deliciousness in 2024? Fantastic! We’ve assembled our top charcuterie board ideas for a party at home, and it’s looking super tasty. Let’s dive right in.   A short history of charcuterie boards Charcuterie board party ideas may seem like a modern […]

11 Best Blue Mocktails (Non-alcoholic) to Try in 2024

11 Best Blue Mocktails (Non-alcoholic) to Try in 2024

Looking for blue non-alcoholic drinks that bring the fun without the buzz? Step right up! The Mixer team has rounded up a line-up of indigo-hued sippers that come to the party with that unmistakable seaside holiday vibe, sans the alcohol, so you can get clinking whenever the mood strikes.    How do you make drinks blue […]

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 […]

17 Best Whiskey Mixers (What to Mix Whiskey with)

17 Best Whiskey Mixers (What to Mix Whiskey with)

Looking for whiskey mixers that will effortlessly elevate your cocktails this season? Right this way, bestie. The Mixer team has been hard at work sussing out the very best partner ingredients for whiskey, and this is our definitive list of all the mixers that really make this spirit shine.     1. Vermouth Vermouth‘s herbaceous notes and […]

9 Paper Plane Variations to Make at Home

9 Paper Plane Variations to Make at Home

The Paper Plane cocktail has taken the world by storm and is one of the most popular recipes here on The Mixer. If you’re keen to try out a few fun Paper Plane cocktail variations, this easy guide will help you hit the cocktail runway in style.   Even though the Paper Plane drink recipe was […]

11 Types of Daiquiris to Try Now

11 Types of Daiquiris to Try Now

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 favorite Daiquiri recipe. Here’s an easy intro to this effortless cocktail and its many amazing variations.   What is a Daiquiri? The Daiquiri is a […]

10 Best Rums for a Piña Colada in 2024

10 Best Rums for a Piña Colada in 2024

If you’re in pursuit of the perfect holiday-in-a-glass, you’re in for a delightful adventure when it comes to selecting the best rum for your Piña Colada. The good news is that a touch of insight can elevate your cocktail experience very easily, without turning the whole thing into a daunting task.  From white rum to […]

8 Best Rum Choices for Refreshing Mojitos

8 Best Rum Choices for Refreshing Mojitos

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 […]

14 Dark Rum Cocktails to Try in 2024

14 Dark Rum Cocktails to Try in 2024

Dark rum cocktails are the little black dress of the DIY cocktail scene—they are super versatile and very easy to pull off. You can dress them up, dress them down, or easily invent a whole new drink with the addition of a few choice accessories. Here’s everything you need to know about experimenting with this […]