Strawberry-Banana Margarita

Strawberry Banana Margarita recipe

The Strawberry-Banana Margarita is just what it sounds like – a traditional blended margarita with the addition of actual strawberries and banana. Sure, you could add flavored liqueurs to get those flavors, but the end result when you use real fruit is a smoothie texture, and that’s part of the charm with this one. This […]

Key West Margarita

Key West Margarita recipe

The Key West Margarita is a tasty blended margarita recipe that uses Midori and pina colada. This makes for a flavor that’s smooth and bold with just a touch of lime to wake it up. The dash of grenadine adds just a hint of berry. This is a terrific drink for the poolside – or […]

Summer Heat {Mixy Original}

Summer Heat drink recipe: Punzone Lemoncino, St. Germain, Canton Ginger Liqueur, Aztec Chocolate Bitters

The Summer Heat cocktail makes me think of the feeling of sun on your skin. It’s sweet, spicy and bold with hints of lemon and ginger. It’s an original recipe I created when Punzone Organic sent me a bottle of their Lemoncino vodka liqueur, which isn’t available in my area yet. Sweet lemon is the […]

Blackberry Margarita

Blackberry Margarita recipe

The Blackberry Margarita features blackberry liqueur along with silver tequila, lime juice and Cointreau. The flavor starts out tart but finishes more mellow and sweet. This recipe doesn’t call for a salt rim – you can add that if you like, but I don’t personally love it with the blackberry liqueur. You could also try […]

Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Perfect Margarita

Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Perfect Margarita

If you’re wasting away in Margaritaville, Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Perfect Margarita is just the drink you need. This margarita recipe blends gold and white tequilas with triple sec, curacao and Rose’s lime juice. The resulting flavor is the same as a traditional margarita, except better. It’s just a particularly good combination of specific brand ingredients. […]

Watermelon Margarita

Watermelon Margarita recipe

The Watermelon Margarita adds a big serving of pureed watermelon to the traditional margarita recipe. This recipe uses a lot of lime and not that much orange, which makes for a very refreshing flavor – watermelon with a zing. Try one of these the next time you’re in the mood for the taste of watermelon. […]

Easter Drink Recipes

Easter Drink Recipes - spring theme and eggs as ingredients

We’ve rounded up a little collection of Easter Drinks to serve at any Easter or spring-themed get-togethers. There’s always the “champagne cocktail” option for brunch, but we aimed for a list that’s a little more creative. Most of these drinks use egg as an ingredient and have spring themes in their colors and names. Enjoy! […]

Mojitarita

Mojitarita recipe

The Mojitarita cocktail is a cross between the Mojito and the Margarita. It blends mint and lime with silver tequila instead of rum, and the taste is incredibly refreshing – perfect for a hot summer’s day. The tequila adds a surprising flavor kick compared to rum. Recipe 2 ounces Silver Tequila 1/2 ounce lime juice […]

Pineapple Margarita

Pineapple Margarita recipe

The Pineapple Margarita adds fresh pineapple juice to the usual Margarita recipe. I always expect pineapple to take over the flavor of a drink, but in this case the lime and orange give all that sweetness a nice, refreshing edge. And the agave flavor from the tequila adds some wonderful complexity. This recipe serves 8, […]