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Drink Recipes

What better way to whet your whistle than with these crafty, satisfying cocktails, smoothies, punches, homemade coffee and ice cream drinks?! Mmm... kick back, relax and enjoy.

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Bottoms Up Essentials: Classic Whiskey Sour

This is one of my favorite recipes for a classic whiskey sour. It comes from ...

Homemade Limoncello finished product

Homemade Limoncello Recipe

Limoncello is an Italian lemon liqueur. Best served chilled in small portions. It can be ...

Paloma Cocktail is a refreshing Mexican drink to enjoy this summer!


With beautiful notes of citrus, this drink is a great choice to quench your thirst…

Two tall ice cream soda glasses of tasty Cherry Cola Float.


Cool, refreshing and so delicious, this is a summer treat I’m sure you’ll love!

Cucumber Agua Fresca

This a cool and refreshing drink for anytime. Great as a cocktail or without alcohol as ...

A delicious and healthy glass of papaya smoothie


Fresh, delicious and quick to make, this is the perfect beverage to enjoy!

This Arnold Palmer Drink is a fun, easy, and refreshing iced tea lemonade made with simple ingredients.  It is the perfect drink for a hot day, and it has a cool refreshing taste.

Arnold Palmer Drink

This classic Arnold Palmer Drink is a refreshing combination of unsweetened iced tea and homemade ...

Blue Hawaii

"The Blue Hawaii cocktail was born at Honolulu’s Kaiser Hawaiian Village. In 1957, a sales ...

Orange Pina Colada Mocktail, in margarita glasses on Juneteenth.

Orange Pina Colada Mocktail

So they kiddos can think they're on the tropical beach with you...

A delicious bottle of Homemade Sour Mix made with limes and lemons.


This easy recipe is a must for any bar. Use it to make cocktails like ...

Two tall glasses filled with delicious homemade Strawberry Daiquiri


This is a refreshing drink to enjoy this summer. In just 5 minutes, you'll get ...

Coffee made without a machine.

Pruettkaffee (coffee brewed without machine)

This was how people around here (Westmunsterland, Germany) made coffee - and some still do, ...

Mixed Berry and Banana Smoothie

A popular item on the menu of a food hut in a small town in ...

Texas Armadillo Punch

This cocktail is a favorite drink choice at most of the the Texas Roadhouse restaurants. ...

Arizona Breeze

A drier version of a Sea Breeze.

With just a handful of ingredients and a few minutes, this refreshing Strawberry Lemonade made with fresh strawberries and lemons is perfect for all your summer entertaining needs.

Strawberry Lemonade

Refreshing Strawberry Lemonade is perfect for all your summer entertaining needs. With a handful of ...

Milk and Maple Syrup Steamer

Delish can omit whipped cream but who would want to

Salted Caramel Steamer

Super easy and way cheaper making it at home

A gorgeous White Russian ready to enjoy.


Perfect when entertaining, this classic drink should definitely be on your bar menu

Peach lovers unite with this smooth and creamy Peach Smoothie with incredible peach flavor. It that comes together in less than five minutes with five ingredients.

Peach Smoothie

This quick and easy five-ingredient refreshing Peach Smoothie is loaded with flavor and nutrition from ...

An elegant Manhattan cocktail garnished with 2 black cherries.


This ol’ classic is quite easy and simple to make and a great drink for ...

A couple mugs filled with luscious and creamy hot cocoa and garnished with whipped cream and shaved chocolate.


Smooth, luscious and delicious, this is a great beverage recipe to sip during the cold ...

Glasses filled with Picnic Lemonade.

Picnic Lemonade

Hot, humid summers in the heartland call for a refreshing beverage. My recipe.