The classic combination of gin, lime juice and simple syrup gets a fresh-produce boost in the Cucumber, Basil & Lime Gimlet. Swap out gin for vodka, add a little lemonade and you've got the ideal warm-weather cocktail.
A lime brown sugar syrup gives this tropical refresher complex flavor.
Even when this drink describes the weather, you'll feel warm on the inside.
According to Gary Regan’s research, the original Cosmopolitan was created by a South Beach bartender named Cheryl Cook. Eager to invent a new cocktail for the Martini glass, Cheryl riffed on the classic Kamikaze using a newly introduced citrus-flavored vodka plus a splash of cranberry juice. The rest is rose-hued history.
While the origin of this popular brunch cocktail is debatable, the Bloody Mary's staying power leaves no question. The Bloody Mary is a vodka-soaked nutritional breakfast and hangover cure all in one. What else can you want?
We give this simple gin-and-Campari drink an A-plus.
You can't refuse this complex beverage.
Go tropical with this coconut water, lime and rum drink.
A bourbon Bloody Mary? Try this unusual concoction for brunch.
The classic Jack Rose cocktail gets a splash of Irish whiskey.
A little sour, a little sweet, a little fizzy and a lot of tequila.
Move over tonic. Gin and cherries may be the perfect combination.
You don't have to be stubborn to give this cocktail a try.
Sweet, tart and ice cold. Plus a big slug of tequila.
One part tequila and one part St-Germain. Simple but elegant.
Despite his tough reputation, Jack actually plays quite well with others.
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo year-round with the tasty tequila Paloma cocktail.
A cocktail you can really sink your teeth into.
Get inspired by absinthe, mint and pineapple juice.
The perfect punch to put any fiesta into gear.
Make the Cuban classic with a carbon-neutral spirit.
Try this orange-liqueur spin on the classic Dark & Stormy.
Start your celebration with this spicy cocktail.
The classic tequila shot gets a master mixologist’s upgrade.
It doesn’t get any simpler than rum and Coke.
Pretend like you’re on your yacht when you mix this one up.
It doesn’t get much simpler than this easy take on the classic.
This sweet-and-tart creation will set you abuzz.
A quick and easy version of the Margarita with a refreshing lemon-lime flavor.
Crisp, cool and chock full of tequila.
Bourbon and ginger liqueur combine most deliciously in this concoction.
Psychedelic marching garb not required.
A refreshing Margarita with a cucumber twist.
This easy cocktail is a good reason to keep a bottle of ginger beer on hand.
The Gin & Tonic is the quintessential summer cocktail and is enough to refresh you on the hottest of days. This version uses a touch of both lemon and lime juices for the perfect citrusy touch.
Fire up a traditional tequila shot with a little hot sauce.
Ginger ale is the perfect partner for a honey-flavored vodka.
All the flavors of a Margarita are distilled down into this tasty shot.
This vodka-and-grapefruit concoction is pure old-school.
Mixing up the Greyhound is as quick as its namesake.
Get your sea legs with this nautical spiced-rum concoction.
This chile pepper, lime and cachaça cocktail captures the spirit of Brazilian Carnaval.
Its flavor is full-size.
The South American cocktail endorsed by Demi Moore and Madonna.
This classic is named for the hotel where it was invented.
Start your night with this refreshing bubbly and citrus concoction.
Sweet and tart without a kick.
A little pear syrup turns the basic Mojito into a great fall cocktail.
There's still time to make this seasonal cocktail before the beginning of fall.
She knows how to spice up a Little Black Dress.