Drink Recipes

From cocktails to punch for kids, find the perfect party drink. Plus videos, photos, and reviews to help you mix drinks right.

Staff Picks

Old-Fashioned Lemonade

Rating: 5 stars 426
Sweet, tart lemonade — the best drink to make when life gives you lemons!

25 Sizzling Summer Cocktails That Will Keep You Cool

Stay chill this summer with our top-rated cocktail recipes (umbrellas not included).
By Allrecipes Editors

How to Make Cold Brew Coffee at Home

Cold-brewed coffee has become a coffeehouse hit, but those prices aren't. See how easy it is to save money by making cold brew coffee at home.
By Kimberly Holland

Sparkling Hibiscus Cooler

Rating: 4 stars 1
This hibiscus cooler is a super refreshing drink on a hot summer day.

14 Big-Batch Cocktails For Summertime Picnics

If you're looking for punches and cocktails that can serve a group of picnickers on a hot summer day (or evening), then the 15 recipes on this list will give you exactly what you need.
By Taylor Tobin

Parker's Famous Margaritas

Rating: 4.5 stars 90
"My father-in-law developed a taste for margaritas [while living] in Zihuatanejo."

Watermelon Agua Fresca

Rating: 4.5 stars 82
This is a drink served throughout Mexico. It is made with several different fruits. This is a watermelon drink.

The Dude Abides

Rating: 5 stars 23
Mix vodka, coffee-flavored liqueur, and cream for a delicious cocktail.

Best Strawberry Daiquiri

Rating: 4.5 stars 211
These frosty, frozen strawberry daiquiris are the best addition to a hot summer day.

Strawberry Mojito

Rating: 4.5 stars 81
I had this drink at a popular chain restaurant and decided to try it at home. I have served it at a couple different gatherings now and it has always been given rave reviews. It's the perfect drink for a hot summer day!

Mint Juleps

Rating: 4.5 stars 78
Sit on the front porch in your rocking chair on a sultry afternoon and sip on one or two of these. The proper way to serve a mint julep is in a frozen silver goblet, but you can use glasses instead - just use the most elegant ones you have! You can make the syrup ahead of time and store it in the refrigerator for whenever the julep mood strikes you.

Inspiration and Ideas

The Real Mojito
Rating: 5 stars 740

This authentic mojito cocktail is so refreshing on a hot summer day.