Hosting parties can be a struggle when you can’t decide what to serve your guests, and the drink menu is pretty much a decisive element to hosting a successful party. You can’t just hire a bartender for all parties, it’s too expensive and sometimes if you are just hosting a simple and small gathering for close family and friends, we don’t want someone eavesdropping on those gossips. You don’t want to stand in the kitchen all night and tend to your guests’ drinking needs, so, your cocktail recipes needs to be made in large batches that are easy to whip up in a short period of time. Let’s raise a glass to these easy drink recipes that will make life so much easier when you’re entertaining with these easy 7 cocktail recipes that will liven up your next party!
A fruity sangria is a must-have for summer parties, and this fruity mixture is well balanced with a slightly sweet and sour flavour from the fruit juice and lime. This drink is so versatile that makes it a perfect drink to to pair with any party dish that you may serve. Simply make this red sangria in large batches to last a whole night so you can enjoy your party without worrying about filling up on the drinks or running out half way through!
Bailey’s after hour coffee
We love a good coffee anytime of the day and Bailey’s is an all time favourite for those who love a nice creamy texture. This Bailey’s coffee cocktail recipe is great to keep you awake during a late night get together, especially after a long day at work and you feel like dozing off. This is a simple and quick recipe if you are short on time and adding creamers to this drink will give you a more smooth and milky texture.
Aperol sorbet fizz
Combining our love for slushies and cocktails, this sorbet fizz recipe will bring all that sweet summer vibe to your party. Makes sure you prepare this recipe one day prior to ensure there’s enough time for the drink to freeze and preparing beforehand will make your party day so much more relaxed since you have one less issue to worry about!
Vodka and Watermelon punch
A refreshing watermelon concoction that is not overly sweet and also masks the pungent taste of vodka, and if you wanted to be more creative you could opt for a hollowed out watermelon instead! This is such an easy recipe that refills won’t take you away from the fun for too long.
Mulled apple cider
If you love a good apple cider then this recipe is a must try. When the weather gets could this mulled apple cider drink is a must have for those dinner parties or just simply a drink to hold during a nice warm bath. Either way this drink will make those winter nights more stomach friendly than an icy cold cocktail. The smell is incredibly inviting making your home feel warm and cozy.
Watermelon pina colada
Preserving the taste of summer at it’s sweetest, this watermelon pina colada is a twist on the traditional drink, however, it is in between a smoothie and pina colada making it a great way to cool down during a hot summer night. This recipe is great for outdoor parties and the vibrant pink colour is definitely a mood brightener. This crowd pleaser can be whipped up in an instant, all you need is a good blender!
Spiced apple vodka cooler
This spiced apple vodka cooler is a stylish and chic way to show off those bartending skills. This apple and berries can even out the strong taste of vodka, and with the addition of cinnamon sticks allows the drink to have a woody flavour. If you love a good apple cider, then this recipe is just right for you, but it’s has a more complex and textual flavour than a normal cider.