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Recipe Friday: National Cocktail Day is March 24!

National Cocktail Day is coming up on March 24th, and here is a roundup of several easy to replicate recipes from mixologists around the world. These cocktails will have everyone singing “cheers!” on National Cocktail Day. 

Love u More

Recipe courtesy Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort Spa and Casino


1oz passion fruit
1 oz pineapple juice
1 oz Meyers Rum
½ oz apricot brandy
Dash Blue Curacao on top


  1. Shake and serve on the rocks

Japengo's Watermelon Soju (Collins)

Recipe courtesy Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa


1 ¼ oz Ty-ku soju
¾ oz watermelon liquor
¼ oz fresh lime juice


  1. Fill w/ Coconut water
  2. Garnish with Lime

Le Fouquet’s Extra Dry Martini 

Recipe courtesy Hotel Barriere Le Carl Gustaf


6 cl Grey Goose vodka
4 sprays of Noilly Prat French Vermouth
Lemon peel 


  1. Shake and serve with a twist.

Cupid's Paloma

Recipe courtesy The Opus, Westchester


1.5 oz Casamigos reposado
1.5 oz fresh squeezed blood orange juice
3 oz fresh squeezed grapefruit juice
0.5 oz fresh squeezed lime juice


  1. Put all ingredients into shaker, add ice 3/4 of the way, shake for 10 seconds
  2. Fill separate rocks glass with ice, and strain contents into glass
  3. Top with Blood orange soda

To garnish

1 blood orange wheel to garnish in glass
1 candied blood orange wheel to garnish on glass (cut wheel, coat both sides with sugar and torch to candy)
Tajin lined rim

'm reaching out because Minneapolis-based handcrafted cocktail company Mixly Cocktail Co. has whipped up a brand new recipe, perfect for spring entertaining.
Mixly’s unique flavors and trend-forward approach makes it easy to mix based on your unique taste or what you have on hand. So whether you’re in the mood for a cocktail or a mocktail, Mixly’s flavors will create a delicious drink and are meant to be versatile, pairing with multiple spirits or just soda water. Mixly starts with high-quality, natural ingredients, fresh squeezed juices, and natural sweeteners, making it a unique and refreshing cocktail experience.  

Strawberry Elderflower Equinox

Recipe courtesy Mixly Cocktail Co. 


3 oz Mixly Strawberry Pomegranate Mixer
1.5 oz Botanical Gin
0.5 oz Elderflower Liqueur


  1. Combine ingredients in cocktail shaker with ice
  2. Shake vigorously
  3. Fine strain into chilled coupe glass
  4. Garnish with strawberry slices



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