Mix It Up: 31 New Cocktail Recipes
Classic cocktails can be fun, but at Endless Simmer we can never resist the urge to mix things up a bit. That means we can’t pass up an alcoholic drink with something new thrown in the mix. Be it ice cream, avocado, or even snow…if you can eat it, we’ll turn it into a drink.
Here are the 31 craziest new cocktails we’ve found/sipped/invented recently
1. Avocado Margarita
The two best things Mexico ever gave the world, now combined in one amazing drink.
Recipe: Avocado Margarita
2. The New Moscow Mule
Traditionally a ginger beer cocktail, now made with ginger…and beer.
Recipe: The New Moscow Mule
3. Bourbon Butterscotch Latte
Eat this, Starbucks.
Recipe: Bourbon Butterscotch Latte
4. Italian Sipper
The foodiest drink yet? Tequila, strawberries, balsamic and basil.
Recipe: Italian Sipper
5. A Heated Affair
What’s better than apple cider? Apple cider with tequila.
Recipe: A Heated Affair
6. The Gringo
Beer, grapefruit juice and tequila — no joke.
Recipe: The Gringo
7. Spider Cocktail
Rum. Coke. Ice Cream. What’s not to like?
Recipe: Spider Cocktail
8. Rodriguez Sour
Some heat with your tequila?
Recipe: Rodriguez Sour
9. Panamanian Soother
The Caribbean in a cup — ginger, rum, agave and orange.
Recipe: Panamanian Soother
10. Shibuya Shake
Japanese shiso leaf spikes up this exotic egg-based cocktail.
Recipe: Shibuya Shake
11. Prohibition Lemonade
Lemonade ain’t just for kids, folks.
Recipe: Prohibition Lemonade
12. The Tranquilo
Tequila, meet grapefruit juice.
Recipe: The Tranquilo
13. Watermelon Mojito Popsicle
Why sip your mojito when you can lick it?
Recipe: Watermelon Mojito Popsicles
14. Tamarind Mint Margarita
The ultimate tropical drink?
Recipe: Tamarind Mint Margarita
15. Spiced Apple
Apple cider, meet martini.
Recipe: Spiced Caramel Apple
16. Dutch Root Beer Float
The root beer float just needed one more thing…that’s right — booze.
Recipe: Dutch Root Beer Float
17. Spiced Cosmo
The girliest of all cocktails gets a hard-edge makeover
Recipe: Spiced Cosmo
18. Pomegranate Blood Orange Margarita
Breakfast is served.
19. Cafe Pacifico
Forget Kahlua. When it gets really cold, coffee needs tequila.
Recipe: Cafe Pacifico
20. Coconut Batidas
A white Russian, gone Brazilian.
Recipe: Coconut Batidas
21. Cucumber Chili Margarita
Spicing things up a bit, then cooling them down.
Recipe: Cucumber Chili Margarita
22. Summer Blood and Sand
A classic whiskey cocktail gets a new, lighter look.
Recipe: Summer Blood and Sand
23. Peanut Butter and Jelly Cocktail
Finally, a PB&J for adults.
Recipe: Peanut Butter and Jelly Cocktail
24. Peach and Blackberry Bubbler
Cheap Champagne + fresh fruit = cocktail perfection.
Recipe: Peach and Blackberry Bubbler
25. Snow Miser’s Cooler
A gin lover’s winter drink.
Recipe: Snow Miser’s Cooler
26. Breaking The Law
A chipotle-spiced cocktail that is up to no good indeed.
Recipe: Breaking the Law
27. Raspberry Sorbet Bellini
And you thought bellinis couldn’t get any more exciting.
Recipe: Raspberry Sorbet Bellini
28. Sweet Charity
Move over, Champagne — Prosecco makes a bubbly cocktail that pops.
Recipe: Sweet Charity
29. Winter Whisper
Strawberry and tequila aren’t only for summertime drinks.
Recipe: Winter Whisper
30. Savoy Bounce
Who says bourbon can’t make for a lighter drink?
Recipe: Savoy Bounce
31. Snow Cocktail
Turn a snowstorm into a party.
Recipe: Snow Cocktail