A refreshing margarita, made by mixing together water, tequila, limeade and triple sec, then freezing the mixture until a slushy-consistency is reached. Enjoy at your next dinner party.
A slightly sweet and spicy martini. Ginger liqueur is mixed with vodka and ice, then garnished with crystallised stem ginger. It's the perfect summer drink to be enjoyed all year round.
This margarita recipe is quick and easy, plus you can plan to make it ahead of time. Enjoy this delicious, light and refreshing drink during a summer barbecue. It's also perfect any other time of the year.
This Bloody Mary recipe is a little more complex than others, but the result is really worth it. It needs to sit for at least 8 hours, so plan to make it ahead of time. It's refreshing and is the perfect summer drink to be enjoyed all year round.
This alcoholic drink is one of the oldest cocktails known. It is thought to have been created in the 1830s in Louisiana. A frosted glass is coated in ouzo, then sugar, water, bitters and rye whisky is added and stirred together.
This is a wonderfully refreshing alcoholic drink. It's a slushy fruity drink, which is diluted with lemon-lime fizzy drink. Enjoy this summer drink anytime of the year.
These margaritas require a little forward planning, but the result is really worth it. Fresh, homemade limeade is stirred with tequila and orange liqueur. The perfect summer drink to enjoy all year round.
A refreshingly cool frozen daiquiri recipe. Lemonade concentrate, limeade concentrate, water and rum are frozen, then broken up and served. Wonderful for a warm summer's day.
This alcoholic drink is light, refreshing and delicious. Sliced lemon is stirred with caster sugar, finely chopped pineapple, white wine and fizzy soft drink. It's the perfect summer drink to enjoy all year long.
A fun retro party drink.
Light and crisp.
This champagne cocktail recipe is perfect for Christmas or New Year's. Place in a punch bowl with pineapple pieces, and ladle into champagne flutes (with or without the pineapple, I prefer without).
Coquito is a very traditional Puerto Rican drink, akin to eggnog that you find in the States. I am from St. Croix and we enjoy this with our own Cruzan Rum. A lovely drink for the festive season!
Sangrita ('little blood') is the favourite tequila chaser in Mexico, and loads of fun for your next Mexican fiesta. Freshly squeezed lime and orange juice is essential to this recipe if you want the best results.
To make a liqueur similar to Baileys Irish Cream.
This is a delicious blended ice drink, which is perfect for the summer. Lemonade concentrate is frozen with orange juice, tea, sugar, whisky and water. It's then scooped into a glass and topped with ginger ale.
This is a delicious chilled cocktail. A sweetened and citrus flavoured vodka is frozen, then blended with lemon-lime fizzy drink. It's the perfect summer drink to enjoy all year long.
This sweet and fruity alcoholic punch is the perfect drink to enjoy with friends. Orange juice, passion fruit juice, lemon juice, coconut rum and plain rum, are stirred together to create this innocent-tasting drink.
For a fun and delicious treat over the festive season, try making Hartley's Strawberry Jelly with Champagne or sparkling wine instead of water. You can even add diced strawberries and top with whipped cream for an extra special celebration.
This delicious combination of frozen peaches, apple juice and just a dash of amaretto liqueur is just the thing to hit the spot on a summer afternoon!