Showing posts with label Party recipes. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Party recipes. Show all posts

Friday, November 7, 2014

Waving American Flag Cocktail

Instead of serving the same old tired cocktails, beer, and wine, create some new and interesting beverages with an all-American theme and some sparkle.

Makes 1 cocktail


1 ounce cranberry juice
2 ounces Hpnotiq
1 ounce watermelon vodka
Splash of club soda


Pour cranberry juice into the bottom of a martini glass.

Shake Hpnotiq with watermelon vodka and slowly pour over cranberry so it floats on top creating a layer.

Pour club soda over top of blue layer

Monday, November 3, 2014

Any Night Margaritas

"Any Night Margaritas" is an all-star, easy-to-follow Game Night Margaritas recipe. More Margarita recipes.


1/4 cup water
1/4 cup kosher salt
2 1/2cups tequila
1 1/2 cup Triple Sec
1/4 cup grenadine
1 1/2 cup Cherry Lime Aid juice

To rim the glasses, first dip in water then into kosher salt.

Fill a pitcher 1/2 with ice combine, tequila, Triple Sec, grenadine and lime juice.

Stir and pour into rimmed cocktail glasses.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Delicious Vampire's Kiss

Vampire's Kiss

Time to get into the Halloween spirit! This "Delicious Vampire's Kiss," a tasty drink and one of the easiest halloween party drink recipes you can find out there to make.

Serves: 1


1 1/2 ounce Vodka
1/2 ounce Pama Liqueur

    Fill cocktail shaker with ice and add Vodka and Pama Liqueur.

    Shake well and strain into a martini glass.

    Bad Attitude Cocktail

    The "Bad Attitude Cocktail" is perfect for any event! It is a delicious recipe made with Amaretto,Cranberry juice,Gin,Grenadine,Orange juice,Pineapple Juice,Rum,Tequila,Triple Sec,Vodka,. 


    1/2 oz. Rum
    1/2 oz. Vodka 
    1/2 oz. Gin 
    1/2 oz. Tequila
    1/2 oz. Triple Sec 
    1 oz. Amaretto
    Orange Juice
    1/2 oz. Grenadine
    Cranberry Juice
    Pineapple Juice


    Shake all ingredients together with equal parts of each juice and pour into a tall glass.

    Orange Splash Cocktail

    This alcohol-enhanced spring and summer cocktails and drinks during parties, weekend cookouts, or while hanging out with a friends Orange Splash Cocktail is just plain refreshing.


    2  ounces Absolut Citron vodka
    1  ounce Cointreau or triple sec
    1  splash fresh lime juice
    1  splash orange juice
    Sugar, for garnish
    Orange slice, for garnish


    Pour all ingredients over ice in a shaker or large glass and shake vigorously.

    Rim a glass with sugar and serve on the rocks.

    Garnish with an orange slice.

    Bloody Sangria

    This Quick & Easy "Bloody Sangria" recipes offers a delicious aroma of fresh red cherries and sweet vanilla with a light herbal touch that is hands down the best sangria I have ever had!


    1 750ml Bottle of Sutter Home Cabernet Sauvignon 
    1 cup (8 oz) DeKuyper® Wilderberry schnapps
    1 cup (8 oz) Cranberry juice 
    1 cup (8 oz) Orange juice 1oz
    8 Maraschino cherries
    1/2 cup blackberries
    2 large Blood Oranges
    1 Lime wedge
    2 cups Strawberries


    Pour wine, schnapps, Cranberry juice, and Blood Orange juice to a large container and mix well. 

    Cut orange and lime in half then thinly slice into wedges.

    Put all the orange and lime wedges into the container with the wine mixture.

    Rise strawberries and blackberries; (cut tops off the strawberries) and put them both into the container with the wine mixture. 

    Refrigerate for no less than two hours; overnight produces a better flavor.

    Fill glass with ice and pour mixture over the ice.

    Garnish with a cherry on top and server.

    Witches Brew

    You'll love making Witches Brew. They are the perfect alternative to the root beer float. They taste great and your kids will love them!


    1/2 cup orange soda, cold
    1/2 cup club soda, cold
    2 oz. orange juice
    1/4 cup International Delight® French Vanilla, chilled
    1 scoop vanilla ice cream    


    Combine the orange soda, club soda, orange juice and International Delight French Vanilla in a tall glass. 

    Top with ice cream and serve immediately.

    Serves One

    Zombie Cocktail

    If you guzzle enough of this concoction you will resemble one of the walking dead just before you pass out!


    1 1/4 oz lemon juice
    1 oz dark rum (2 oz is better!)
    3/4 oz orange juice
    1/2 oz cherry brandy
    1/2 oz light rum (1 oz is better!)
    1/2 oz high-proof dark rum (1 oz is better!)
    2 dashes grenadine 


    Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice.

    Shake well.

    Strain into a highball glass with crushed ice.

    Tuesday, October 28, 2014

    Tex-Mex 7-Layer Dip

    This "Tex-Mex 7-Layer Dip" recipe is super easy to make, colorful, and just taste great. Perfect for any casual party!


    Makes: 12 serving

    2 (16-oz.) can refried beans
    1 cup tomato salsa
    2 cup guacamole dip
    2/3 cup non-fat Sour Cream or Greek-style yogurt
    2/3 cup shredded Jack or Cheddar cheese
    4 tablespoons chopped black olives
    4 tablespoons chopped scallions


    Set aside 1 tablespoon each of scallions, olives, salsa and cheese. 

    In a large glass bowl, layer, in order: beans, olives, onions, sour cream or yogurt, salsa, cheese and guacamole. 

    Garnish with reserved olives, scallions, salsa and cheese.

    Sunday, October 26, 2014

    Spicy Mixed Nuts

    The combination of spices and mixed nuts will be a big hit at any party. Make ahead Spicy Mixed Nuts can be stored in airtight containers at room temperature for up to 2 weeks.


    2 cups salted mixed nuts
    1 teaspoon chipotle chile powder
    1/4 teaspoon ground cumin 
    1 teaspoon Creole Seasoning
    1 tablespoon butter


    Foil Pack or Oven
    Make a foil packet.
    In a medium bowl melt butter, add seasonings and mixed nuts, mix well.
    Pour them into your foil pack fold end of foil pack shut.
    Grill over medium-high heat or bake at 350, turning often, cook 10-15 minutes. 
    Pour nuts into a small bowl and serve.
    Stove Top
    In a medium skillet melt butter, add seasonings and mixed nuts, mix well.
    Stir often for 8 - 10 minutes on medium heat.
    Pour nuts into a small bowl and serve.
    Serve hot, warm, or cold.

    Sunday, May 5, 2013

    Banana Cream Pie Cocktail

    This is my go-to recipe for banana cocktails. I promise that you won't be sorry that you took the time to make the Banana Cream Pie Cocktail — it blows cocktails away, there is simply no comparison.


    2 part banana liqueur
    1 part creme de cacao
    1 part vanilla vodka
    1 part half-and-half


    Mix in a shaker with ice then strain and top with whipping cream.