Bring the party home this World Cocktail Day and mix up a storm with our pick of the best cocktail recipes.

Smoked Margarita Cocktail

Patrón Tequila offer an exciting twist on this classic Mexican cocktail, with ultra-premium white spirit Patrón Silvera hint of paprika and smoked sea salt.

Get this cocktail recipe…

new years eve

Get out your cocktail shaker 

Slingsby Rhubarb Gin Cocktail

Slingsby Gin is made up of 24 hand-grown botanicals and natural Harrogate spring water with key ingredients from local plants. Get in the party mood with this recipe, combining Slingsby Gin, Prosecco, agave, cranberry, lemon and Brontë Liqueur.

Get this cocktail recipe…

new year's eve

Try a new spirit

Koko Kolada

Try this simple Koko Kolada recipe with new coconut flavoured Koko Kanu rum for a healthier version of an old classic.

Get this cocktail recipe…

New year's eve

Create something decadent…

The Hari Chai Cocktail

The extravagant cocktail list at Belgravia’s The Hari includes the signature Hari cocktail – a shaking of Jensen Gin and masala chai tea, served with a sprinkle of gold dust. And now you can make it at home.

Get this cocktail recipe…


Want a refreshing yet bitter drink? Go for an Aperol Spritz

Aperol Spritz

Visit Italy and you’ll spot this bright orange, bittersweet flavoured aperitif anywhere you look. What’s more, the recipe is a closely guarded secret. What we do know, is that the sweetness comes from oranges, while the bitter tang is created from rhubarb. Grab a bottle and mix yourself a stonking spritz.

Get this cocktail recipe…

New year's eve

Mix up a Mai Tai this holiday

Mai Tai Cocktail Recipe

The Appleton Estate, located in the heart of the Nassau Valley, is the oldest sugar estate and distillery in Jamaica in continuous production. So these guys know a thing or two about making a good Mai Tai. Try the recipe, plus learn top tips for rum tasting.

Get this cocktail recipe…


Discover more recipes for parties

Nadiya Hussain’s sausage roll recipe makes the perfect accompaniment

Add a touch of class to your cocktails with canapés like these summer rolls from Pho & Bun

About the Author

Related Posts

Hang out with the coolest kids in town at smart, new Asian bar and restaurant, P.F. Chang’s Asian...

Hendrick’s Surreptitious Subterranean Summertime Garden at the Worship Street Whistling Shop – we...

Help yourself and pay by the plate… Tibits is shaking up vegetarian and vegan dining in the city...