Cocktail Recipes

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


Rose Sangria

By Theodora Stamelakos
My favorite summer breeze refreshment drink!

Homemade Ouzo

By Marsha Gardner
With the Greek marinated cheese and olives on my mind I couldn't help but think of...

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...

BONNIE'S: THE ULTIMATE MARGARITA

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

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...

Yummy Coconut Margarita

By JoSele Swopes
This is my very favorite Margarita...This is like a Pina Colada ...You can't even taste the...

Lemon Drop Martini

By Debbie W
This is my all time favortie adult berevage. I prefer Grey Goose vodka..it's very smooth. You...

Cranberry Vodka Slush

By S I
A quick, easy drink to make. This recipe makes quite a bit and it can...

Apricot Brandy Freeze

By S I
Easy and refreshing drink that's great for parties.

"Flavored Vodka"

By FREDA GABLE
Found this recipe 7-8 Years ago in a magazine and have been making these for "Gifts"...

The MAI-TAI from Poipu Beach (Mai-tai means "good" in Tahitian, ...

By Al Smith
I took my wife Jeannie to Poipu Beach, Kauai in 1985, a honeymoon 25 years late....
23 Honey Recipes to Make ASAP

23 Honey Recipes to Make ASAP


We love the sweet addition honey adds to our favorite recipes. Honey has the power to balance out spice, upgrade our favorite bread recipes, sweeten up ham, and take fried chicken to a whole new level – honey is your new favorite condiment. Scroll down for some inspired honey dishes that are sure to sing […]

20 Kid-Friendly Lunches

20 Kid-Friendly Lunches


By this point of the year, you’ve been making a lot of lunches at home. With not all kids heading back to school or schools moving to a hybrid model, you may need some lunch inspiration. There are only so many times you can serve PB&J before the groans begin. We’ve gathered 20 recipes that […]

20 Dinner Ideas for When You Don’t Know What to Make

20 Dinner Ideas for When You Don’t Know What to Make


Ever feel like your weekly menu is stuck in a rut? We’re here to help. These family tested and approved recipes will shake up your kitchen and be a hit at your dinner table. Easy to make and oh-so-yummy, check out these tried and true dinner ideas for when you don’t know what to make!