Cocktail Recipes

Cocktails! Mix the perfect drink with these favorite recipes from Blue Ribbon hometown mixologists... both shaken and stirred.


Frozen Watermelon Margarita

By Donna Graffagnino
This is a delicious summertime treat that's so easy to make, especially with seedless watermelon. I...

Watermelon Vodka Slush

By Kristina Talkington
Such a light and refreshing drink! Great summer recipe!

White Sangria

By Tara Pacheco
Mmm... so good & so refreshing! I made this little concoction yesterday for a barbecue &...

*Summer Kiss*

By Baby Kato
This recipe was created as part of a signature drink challenge. I decided to make...

BONNIE'S: THE ULTIMATE MARGARITA

By Bonnie !
This is the best margarita you will ever drink! It took a while to fine-tune this...

Brandy Slush

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

The Perfect Bloody Mary (Kat's)

By Kathy Griffin
I finally made Joe the perfect Bloody Mary. He says this time I measured everything. ***SPICY***

White Peach Sangria

By Teressa Drenth
This white peach sangria is a great, refreshing drink for a backyard summer cookout. It's perfect...

Pomegranate Margarita

By Grace Pulley
Love pomegranates and just purchased a case through my local co-op last week and used some...

Holiday Spiced Cider

By Dawn Emel
So yummy!! My family loves this recipe, especially on a cold day.

Bella's Sherry "Nog"

By Christabel Roseau
This recipe has been adapted from a recipe found almost 5 hundred years ago. I love...

Best ever jello shots

By Nicole Whaley
This is our family party favor we can't have a party without them enjoy and be...

T's Style Peach Martini

By Telisia Dodd
This is a very nice drink to serve your lady friend's , for a jewery...

RHUBARB SLUSH

By Stacy Wood
GREAT ON HOT SUMMER DAYS got recipe from bf's uncle

Coquito (Puerto Rican Coconut Eggnog)

By Rebecca Figueroa
This is a very typical, traditional Puerto Rican drink served during the holidays. It can be...

A Little Fruity Martini

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

Irish Cream

By Wendy Gardner
This is a great clone for "Bailey's" Irish Cream!

Coquito (Traditional Puerto Rican Cordial)

By Juliann Esquivel
I got this recipe from a good friend and co-worker Samantha. She was born in Puerto...

Glühwein (Hot German Holiday Wine)

By JoSele Swopes
This is a special Christmas light watching wine. I make this every year for the...

Frozen Irish Banana

By Cari Blowers
Didn't know they grew bananas in Ireland did you? Well typically they don't, but it does...

Turks and Caicos Rum Punch

By Debi B
Yummy! From the Cayman Islands!

Pumpkin Pie Martini

By Cari Blowers
Pumpkin martini's are a bit of an acquired taste. People either love them or hate them...

Limoncello and Candied Lemon Peel

By Malinda Coletta
Served cold this is a refreshing after dinner drink...and the candied lemon peel is a bonus.
Five Ways to Enjoy a Sandwich

Five Ways to Enjoy a Sandwich


Sandwiches aren’t just filled with deli meat or peanut butter and jelly. They can be made from all sorts of ingredients sandwiched between two slices of bread. Edward Montagu may not agree with me … but a sandwich can be enjoyed for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or dessert! Here are a few favorites. Start the day […]

12 Summer Recipes for When It’s Too Hot to Cook

12 Summer Recipes for When It’s Too Hot to Cook


You know those summer days where it’s just too hot to do anything, let alone cook dinner? These easy, no-fuss recipes are perfect for those days. From Crock Pot creations to quick stove-top ideas to grill-friendly recipes, your whole family will love eating these tasty summer dishes – and you’ll love how easy they were […]

15 Kid-Friendly Poolside Treats

15 Kid-Friendly Poolside Treats


Nothing ruins a fun day at the pool than a hangry kid. Help prevent those hunger-induced meltdowns with these easy, kid-friendly, and packable poolside snacks! No matter how picky your kids are, we promise your new go-to summer kid-friendly treat is here. From new twists on old favorites to yummy ways to get your kids […]