American Cocktail Recipes


Homemade Lemonade Concentrate

By Maureen Martin
I am always on the lookout for make-your-own mix or condiment recipes, so when I saw...

Watermelon Mint Lemonade

By Debbie W
Nothing says summer more than watermelon. The sweetness of the watermelon and lemon compliment each other...

Strawberry Lime Slush

By Ashley Lemon
If you love tangy and sweet strawberries this is for you! This is an adult strawberry...

A Little Fruity Martini

By Lillian Russo
This is my idea for a martini! No need for expensive mixes! It's smooth and fruity!

BONNIE'S MOCHA CREAM LIQUEUR

By BonniE !
Merry Christmas! Be merry any other time of the year with your very own mocha cream...

BONNIE'S CHRISTMAS MIST

By BonniE !
This is a lovely, light, and delicious alcohol beverage to serve at Christmas time or anytime....

Frozen Mary

By Jane Whittaker
This is a method, more than a recipe. Feel free to add more or less of...

Dandelion Wine

By Jane Whittaker
This is a really old recipe. You can use rose petals as well for this. The...

Captain Smash

By Katie Smith
Delicious, rum punch! Great summer cocktail.

Kool-Apple Sangria

By Ashley Dawkins
I made this on a whim for a party at our house. It turned out really...

On the Beach

By NIKKI SMITH
This drink can be an alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverage. You can also make this a kids...

Sugar Free Snow Cones and Slushies !!!

By Colleen Sowa
This is such a nice treat! My entire family loves this! We all do...

Southern Comfort Summer Sour

By Jane Whittaker
Years ago when it was hot in the summer I used to mix these up for...

Brandy Slush

By Deb Crane
Nothing beats cooling off with a Brandy Slush! Cool and refreshing! Tropical slushy delight! Umbrellas and garnishes...

Liquid Almond Joy

By Thea Pappalardo
My husband asked for a mudslide the other night. I was pouring them and I...

Uses for beer

By Stormy Stewart
I hope this to be an evolving recipe and have others add their uses as well

Cocktail Meatballs

By Janine Jackson
I had gone to a small wedding reception many years ago, and fell in love with...

Grape & Lemonade Spritzer

By Carol Junkins
This is a favorite drink all summer long ~ or anytime really. Would be great for a...

PAW-PAW & NANA'S HOMEMADE GRAPE WINE

By Peggi Anne Tebben
We started making our own wine about 35 years ago. I don't drink wine but always...

Pina Colada Slush

By Pat Duran
This will get the party started- Great sipper for any buffet or casual friends get...

Ugly Duckling Cake with Pecans

By Julia Ferguson
I orginally got this recipe from a Readers Digest, but I do not remember what year,...

Witches Brew in Pumpkin Bowl

By Pat Duran
First find a nice round pumpkin,(about 8-10 pounds big enough to holdd 25 cups liquid)) make...

Homemade Galliano

By Pat Duran
This recipe is from My cookbook Kitchen Chatter and Friends II. Better start this now- if you...

Homemade Kuhlua

By Pat Duran
Another great recipe for my friends of Cookbook II 1970. Better make this now -if you want...
Your Go-To Easter Menu

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From Easter brunch to Easter dinner, we have your menu for your holiday meal. Whether you’re in charge of the main dish, appetizer, side dish, or dessert, we have the family-tested and approved recipes you need.

17 Spring Dinner Ideas

17 Spring Dinner Ideas


It’s that weird time of year that one day you’re grilling in the sunshine and the next you’re cuddling up with some comfort food. These spring-inspired recipes have you covered no matter what Mother Nature throws at you. Full of fresh produce, chock-full of flavor, and ideal for the grill, these Spring dinner ideas will […]

18 Dessert Recipes To Make Easter a Little Sweeter

18 Dessert Recipes To Make Easter a Little Sweeter


In some households, the holiday meal is the highlight of the day. But in others, the dessert table is the real star. If that’s the case in your house, you’re in luck. We’re sharing an assortment of recipes so there is something for everyone. Carrot cake a must-have? You’ll find an addictive one, plus a […]