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Tiki Tini

This is a tropical drink for two. It has a soft pink tint (from ...

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Red, White and Blue Strawberry "Shots"

Need a quick and easy item to bring to your summer get-together, picnic or BBQ? ...

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Refreshing Strawberry Slush Cocktail

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


These are something of a cross between a fruit smoothie and a cocktail.

Blueberry Mimosa 

Blueberry Mimosa

So I decided upon blueberries – to be different. (You can use frozen berries ...

Hibiscus Sparkler

Mimosa goes to the tropics! Perfect brunch companion.

Spring Hill Ranch's Paloma Cocktail

Nobody seems to know the origin of the Paloma (Spanish for "dove"). The recipe was ...

Cilantro Infused Vodka

Cilantro Infused Vodka

The last time I was in the Midwest (Michigan to be exact) I ordered a ...

Bomb Pop Drink Recipe

Found this bomb pop drink on FB. Looks good!

Orange Dirty Shirley Cocktail

Orange Dirty Shirley

Some drinks just need to be done and done again. Everyone knows about a ...

These I fixed for my daughter and myself. They are wonderful!

Peach Melba Martini for Two

I've made several variations, but this is my favorite.This is my "go to" when I ...

Hawaiian Sunrise Cocktail for One

I've seen several variations of this drink, but as far as I'm concerned this one ...

I borrowed this picture from Chivas and will replace it as soon as I take one of my own. Thanks!

Spring Hill Ranch's Classic Whiskey Sour

Making its first appearance in the first published cocktail book, Jerry Thomas' The Bon Vivant's ...

Holiday Chocolate Cake Martini

This drink really does taste like chocolate cake.. For those who like their cocktails on the ...

Home Made Bailey's Irish Cream (Adult)

After a fine meal with guests, I like to serve them a nice, hot Irish ...

fresh shrimp cocktail

Shrimp Cocktail

My friend Edwardo gave me this recipe, a wonderful man from Ecuador. The juice from ...

Frozen Bourbon Slush in a glass with mint and lemon.

Bourbon Slush

A great mild bourbon-flavored beverage to sip on summer evenings--or any other time! Easy, easy, ...

William's Side Cars

In his younger years, my dad William was a bartender for a while and he ...

Best Old-Fashioned Cocktail Meatballs

I don't know if it's the "extra ingedient" I add, or my homemade meatball recipe, ...

GGIGO Cocktail

My dearest friend Ann and her husband came over yesterday evening. They are on their ...

Shrimp cocktail

my husband brought me a cocktail from a local mexican restaurant...i basically looked at ingredients ...

Zesty Shrimp and Avocado Cocktail

This is one of my favorite summertime recipes. It's cool, refreshing and delicious. Quite a ...


This is a lovely, light, and delicious alcohol beverage to serve at Christmas time or ...