Weekends

If you feel like there aren’t enough days in a weekend, you’re doing it wrong!

Lucky for you, we’ve got a solution. Make the most of your weekends and get together with good friends, mix up great cocktails, and create fabulous memories to see you through the following week.

We’re talking about delicious cocktails for your Friday happy hour, easy cocktails to make for Saturday quiz night, and the best cocktails to serve with your Sunday brunch or lunch.

Get that holiday feeling with The Mixer’s collection of weekend faves.

5 of the Best Oscar Party Ideas + 10 Cocktails for the 2023 Awards Night

5 of the Best Oscar Party Ideas + 10 Cocktails for the 2023 Awards Night

Calling all movie and cocktail lovers! The Mixer has rounded up the best Oscar party ideas for 2023. After all, your Academy Awards viewing party has got to be the talk of the town, honey! From Oscar cocktails that really lean into the theme, and after-party approved snacks (from the official 2023 Oscars celeb chef […]

19 Delicious Spring Cocktails Perfect for the Warmer Months

19 Delicious Spring Cocktails Perfect for the Warmer Months

Slow down and smell the flowers! We’ve got a blooming lovely selection of spring cocktails that are tailor-made for celebrating longer days, warmer weather, and Mother Nature shrugging off her winter layers to get all pretty. Here are 19 of our favorite drinks to serve when the blooms peep out and it’s time to usher […]

17 Best Super Bowl Cocktail Ideas in 2023 & How to Batch

17 Best Super Bowl Cocktail Ideas in 2023 & How to Batch

Super Bowl Sunday would not be complete without a few Super Bowl cocktails. Sure, you could go with a keg or a few brewskies, but we just know you’re ready to level up. After all, it’s not every day the Kansas City Chiefs square off against the Philadelphia Eagles at the State Farm Stadium in […]

Ultimate Guide to Throwing a Murder Mystery Party

Ultimate Guide to Throwing a Murder Mystery Party

If you want to add a little whodunnit spice to your next event, throw a murder mystery party. It’s a great way to engage all your guests, and we’ve got a ‘how to plan a murder mystery party guide’ to help you to do exactly that. It takes a little work to set up, but […]

7 Easy Scotch Cocktails to Make at Your Next Shindig 

7 Easy Scotch Cocktails to Make at Your Next Shindig 

Gather round wee lassies and laddies, because we’re off to the land that invented the nectar of the gods! That’s right, it’s time for a Scotch cocktail adventure, so throw on your best tartan, grab a walking stick and let’s hit the road.    1. Scotch Old Fashioned The Old Fashioned is not only a delicious […]

Fermented Cocktails: Why They’re Growing in Popularity

Fermented Cocktails: Why They’re Growing in Popularity

 If you’ve ever fermented anything, then you’ll know just how magical the process is. Millions of invisible microorganisms work in unison to rise bread, ferment kimchi, turn grapes into wine, and barley into beer. It’s an age-old process, and it’s never been more popular than it is right now. Fermented cocktails have popped up in […]

12 Rye Whiskey Cocktails to Make at Home

12 Rye Whiskey Cocktails to Make at Home

If sugar, spice, and everything nice is your thing, you’ll love our list of best rye cocktails. We’ve got everything from icons and stalwarts, to riffs upon riffs of new and exciting drinks. There’s something for everyone, and even if the spicy edge of rye makes you nervous, we guarantee there’s a cocktail in here […]

10 Simple Cognac Cocktails to Impress Your Friends

10 Simple Cognac Cocktails to Impress Your Friends

Cognac has long been the drink of French nobility. Even saying the word aloud, conjures up images of aristocrats in powdered wigs, looking down their noses at you while sipping a vintage you can’t afford. Luckily for us, those days are gone, and while Cognac still carries a regal air, it’s available for everyone to […]

15 Delicious Indian Cocktails to Make at Home

15 Delicious Indian Cocktails to Make at Home

Ladies and gentlemen, this is your Cocktail Captain speaking. We are currently flying at 30 000 feet, and we’re juuust about to begin our descent into the land of Indian cocktails. It’s a balmy summer day down there but don’t worry; we’ve got a selection of cocktails to help you beat the heat. There are […]

Every State’s Most Trending Cocktail (2023)

Every State’s Most Trending Cocktail (2023)

2023 is off to a roaring start, and we figured what better time to do a roundup of the most trending cocktails by state. We’ve covered all 50 states, and you might be surprised to see which cocktails did the rounds this year. But enough jibber jabber! Put on your star-spangled banner hat and jump […]

What’s the Difference Between Rye Whiskey & Bourbon 

What’s the Difference Between Rye Whiskey & Bourbon 

Bourbon and rye are as American as hotdogs and apple pie. With rich histories and complex flavors, the two have been delighting cocktail drinkers for over 200 years. Each whiskey adds something unique, and many classic cocktails are bourbon or rye-based. But, even though they’re made similarly, they’re not the same thing. Join us as […]

16 Cheap and Easy Cocktails to Make on Any Budget 

16 Cheap and Easy Cocktails to Make on Any Budget 

The end of the year is fast approaching, and with it comes that elusive list of New Year’s resolutions. If you’re anything like us, then right under ‘go to gym more’ will be ‘budget better’. Well, my penny-pinching friends, do we have a treat for you today! We’ve put together a list of 16 of […]