Easy cocktail recipes for the whole family

Make a pitcher of pre-made margaritas or non-alcoholic sangria for parties, and anticipate the need for seconds with homemade cocktails recipes for all the family.

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Easy cocktail recipes for the whole family

Make a pitcher of pre-made margaritas or non-alcoholic sangria for parties, and anticipate the need for seconds with homemade cocktails recipes for all the family.

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Make-your-own margaritas

Simple, straightforward and a refreshing summertime classic; what could be cooler than this signature sip? This make-your-own margarita recipe promises to be a solid crowd pleaser.

What will I need?

  • 2 tablespoons of silver or gold tequila
  • 1 tablespoon of triple sec
  • 2 tablespoons of fresh lime juice
  • Ice cubes and salt (optional), for serving

Directions:

  1. Pour tequila, triple sec and limejuice into a cocktail shaker filled with ice
  2. Shake well. Dip glass in salt if desired, and fill with ice. Strain drink into glass
  3. Add a slice of lime to the rim of glass for a retro twist

Top Tip

Zesty ginger complements bright tequila perfectly. Mix this in with salt for a fresh twist on a classic.

Fruity summer sangria for the kids

With a hint of mint, a squeeze of lime and lots of sliced fruit, this delicious (and easy to whip up) summer sangria recipe will impress pint-size partygoers.

What will I need?

  • 8 cups of assorted fruits (such as mango, pineapple, apricot and grape), sliced or cut into chunks
  • ¼ cup thinly sliced peeled fresh ginger
  • 1 cup of fresh basil or mint leaves
  • 2 cups of fresh orange juice
  • 4 tablespoons of fresh lemon juice
  • Ice

Directions:

  1. In a large bowl or pitcher, combine fruit, ginger, basil or mint and fresh orange juice
  2. Break food down gently with the back of a wooden spoon until basil is crushed into small pieces and fruit releases juices
  3. Squeeze lemon juice and stir to combine
  4. Refrigerate for 1 hour
  5. To serve, fill glasses with ice and top with fruity sangria. A scoop of vanilla ice cream will add a sweet touch too
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