Cocktail Recipes

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


Coquito (Puerto Rican Coconut Eggnog)

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

BONNIE'S: THE ULTIMATE MARGARITA

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

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...

Sugar-Free White Russian Cocktail

By Opal Jackson-Cakmak
White Russians are cocktails of three ingredients: vodka, Kahlua or other coffee liqueur, and cream. From...

Rosemary-Citrus Champagne Cocktails

By Melissa Etheridge
Aromatic rosemary is infused into this refreshing, sparkling drink.

Strawberries and Champagne Jello Shots

By Lisa G. Sweet Pantry Gal
Found this recipe for champagne jello shots this past summer and said this is a must...

Refreshing Strawberry Slush Cocktail

By Family Favorites
If you are having a picnic, pool party, family reunion or BBQ this summer, this is...

Pomegranate Champagne Punch

By iris mccall
I snagged the recipe from Epicurean because it looks great and sounds soooo refreshing. Photo by...

Frozen Watermelon Margarita

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

Texas Peach Sangria

By Sue Weaver
This is a quick and easy alcoholic punch/sangria that is fresh and fruity. Perfect for spring...

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

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.

Yummy Hot Apple Pie Drink

By JoSele Swopes
I am not big on apple cider but I love these...A couple years ago we made...
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 […]

Your Perfect Picnic Menu

Your Perfect Picnic Menu


Planning a picnic with the family? Here are all the fixins you need! From snacks to summer sides to main dishes to easy no-fuss desserts to refreshing drinks, these picnic-perfect recipes are everything you need for a lovely day in the sun with the ones you love.

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 […]