Cocktail Recipes

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

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Renee's Derby Mint Julep

By Renée G.
With less than a month until the 2021 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs, I pulled out...
Apr 3, 2021

Banana Daiquiri

By Beth Pierce
With just six easy ingredients and five minutes time you too can have the tastiest most...
Mar 20, 2021

Old Fashioned Cocktail

By Beth Pierce
This classic Old Fashioned Cocktail is sure to please even the most discriminating palate without breaking...
Mar 19, 2021

Perfect Peach Daiquiri

By Renée G.
It's the middle of July and the hottest day so far this season. What better...
Mar 16, 2021

Strawberry Daiquiri

By Beth Pierce
This classic Strawberry Daiquiri is made in just a couple of minutes using frozen strawberries, simple...
Mar 13, 2021

Strawberry Lime Slush

By Ashley Lemon
If you love tangy and sweet strawberries this is for you! This is an adult strawberry...
Mar 6, 2021

Whiskey Sour

By Beth Pierce
This easy to make three ingredient Whiskey Sour Cocktail hits the sweet spot just right. ...
Mar 6, 2021

Watermelon Mint Lemonade

By Debbie W
Nothing says summer more than watermelon. The sweetness of the watermelon and lemon compliment each other...
Mar 4, 2021

Minty Martini

By NE Lady
A perfect martini for St Patrick’s Day!
Mar 3, 2021

Irish Cola (Cocktail)

By NE Lady
A St Patrick’s Day favorite, but really—it’s good year ‘round!
Feb 8, 2021

Spicy Latin Lover Cocktail

By NE Lady
A fun and spicy cocktail, perfect for Valentine's Day.
Jan 23, 2021

Pina Colada Slush

By Family Favorites
If you're having a cookout or a party this summer, greet your guests with a tall,...
Dec 26, 2020

Gingerbread Eggnog (Cocktail)

By Mikekey *
Celebrate the holidays with this easy to make cocktail.
Dec 22, 2020

Drink Essentials: Christmas Cosmopolitan

By Andy Anderson !
I call this a cosmopolitan because it does have the elements of that classic drink. However,...
Nov 25, 2020

Grown-up Rootbeer Float

By Carolyn Haas
A local liquor store carried mini bottles of 4 different Tippy Cow rum flavors. This one...
Nov 12, 2020

Drink Essentials: Ghostbusters

By Andy Anderson !
Who ya gonna’ call? I saw this drink on the internet called, Casper the Friendly Ghost, and...
Oct 20, 2020

Homemade Tia Maria

By Francine Lizotte
Very easy to make, this delicious coffee liqueur is a great one to have around.
Sep 12, 2020

Drink Essentials: On the Wild Side Bloody Mary Mix

By Andy Anderson !
If you like a good Bloody Mary, and you like them on the spicy/hot side, then...
Aug 19, 2020


By Beth Pierce
This four ingredient Appletini (Apple Martini) is one of our favorite party cocktails with its ease...
Aug 15, 2020

Spring/Autumn Essentials: Sparkling Sour Cocktail

By Andy Anderson !
This to me is a refreshing cocktail that goes wonderfully with the Spring and Autumn seasons....
Aug 13, 2020

Cosmopolitan Drink

By Beth Pierce
This gorgeous and tasty Cosmopolitan Drink is one of my favorite cocktails. With just a handful...
Aug 4, 2020

*Summer Kiss*

By Baby Kato
This recipe was created as part of a signature drink challenge. I decided to make...
Jul 25, 2020


By Vickie Parks
The Michelada is said to be the one of the most popular beer-based Mexican cocktails. It’s...
Jul 21, 2020

Tequila Sunrise

By Beth Pierce
This beautiful delicious summer party worthy Tequila Sunrise cocktail is made easy with three ingredients in...
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