Creamsicle Margarita

Creamsicle Margarita recipe - Tequila, Vanilla Ice Cream, Orange Juice, Sour Mix

The Creamsicle Margarita is one of the simplest blended recipes out there, and what makes it really special is the vanilla ice cream. The predominant flavors are orange and vanilla, hence the name. This recipe is a little bit richer than most blended margaritas, due to the ice cream. It adds some … [Read more...]

Flying Squirrel

Flying Squirrel drink recipe - Gold Tequila, Triple Sec, Orange Juice, Sour Mix, Rose's Lime

If it weren't for the orange juice, the Flying Squirrel could almost be a margarita. The dominant flavor in this one is orange, with the Rose's Lime adding a tart note of it own. Try this drink the next time you're in the mood for a margarita. It's great for a get-together with … [Read more...]

Toro

Toro drink recipe - spiced rum, vodka, sour mix

The Toro cocktail features spiced rum and sweet and sour mix with vodka for some extra kick. The blend of spices and tangy flavors is fairly unusual. I like to serve this one by plucking a maraschino cherry out of its jar, not cleaning the juice off it, and dropping it straight in. That adds … [Read more...]

Catalina Margarita

Catalina Margarita drink recipe - Tequila, Peach Schnapps, Blue Curacao, Sour Mix

The Catalina Margarita uses peach schnapps to create something different from the traditional margarita. The strongest note is citrus, which mellows into the peach. This drink is a great alternative not only to other types of margaritas, but to something like Sex on the Beach. It's tart and … [Read more...]

Amaretto Stone Sour

Amaretto Stone Sour drink recipe - Amaretto, Sour Mix, Orange Juice

The Amaretto Stone Sour cocktail mixes amaretto with sweet and sour and orange juice. The result is sweet, nutty and tart, with the citrus dominating and the sweet nuttiness coming in a close second. This is a great drink to enjoy on a date or a quiet evening. It's got some sweetness and … [Read more...]

Evil Tongue

Evil Tongue drink recipe - Gin, Midori, Sour Mix, 7-Up

The Evil Tongue cocktail is a beautiful translucent green, and it tastes like citrus and melon. What more could you want in a drink? This is not as sweet as your typical Midori drink. The citrus notes are also a bit stronger than the melon, so it's one of those few drink recipes where the … [Read more...]

Shark Bite

Shark Bite drink recipe - Spiced Rum, Blue Curacao, Light Rum, Sweet and Sour, Grenadine

The Shark Bite cocktail gets its name from the way the three drops of grenadine look like blood in the greenish-blue water. This one always gets a laugh at parties, especially Halloween parties. The blend of orange, spices and citrus with a hint of berry is also quite tasty. This is an easy … [Read more...]

Sweet Tart

Sweet Tart drink recipe - Vodka, Midori, Sweet & Sour, 7-Up

The Sweet Tart cocktail tastes mainly like Midori, but with a little bit of a citrus edge. If the name makes you think it's supposed to resemble a Sweetart candy, perish the thought. This drink is definitely on the sweet side, despite the hint of tartness. Midori's intensely sweet melon … [Read more...]