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Easy Cocktail Recipes that have just a few simple ingredients and perfect for any get together or holiday celebration! Party drinks including sangria, margaritas, mojitos, daiquiris and more!


Easy Cocktail Recipes including margaritas, sangria, and rum cocktails

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A simple cocktail to enjoy while relaxing or spending time with your best friends can be so easy! I have easy cocktail recipes that anyone can make plus a few large batch cocktails for entertaining.

Mixed drinks are a must for holiday parties and celebrations. These easy mixed drink recipes are easy to put together and are tried and true crowd favorites. 

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The Best Easy Cocktail Recipes:

Margaritas are a classic cocktail that can be made one at a time or in a large batch for parties. These recipes are so simple, yet delicious! Grab the tequila and enjoy!

Margaritas Recipes:

Pineapple Margaritas from MissintheKitchen.com

Pineapple Margaritas ~ My most viral recipe! You just have to try them! I make these Pineapple Margaritas for all of our celebrations. They are easy to make ahead and you can also freeze the batch to have them when the craving strikes!

Easy Frozen Peach Margarita Recipe

Frozen Peach Margaritas ~ I try to keep frozen peaches on hand to make my favorite peach desserts, smoothies and Frozen Peach Margaritas. So cool and refreshing and the perfect addition to any gathering!

Easy Blackberry Margaritas Recipe

Easy Blackberry Margaritas ~ I am a total blackberry fanatic. I just go crazy when the wild blackberries are in season and pick as many as possible. They make a perfectly sweet and tangy margarita! These gorgeous margaritas are sure to be the hit of the party!

Classic Margaritas ~ You can’t go wrong with a classic. I love the classic version served on the rocks. You can also blend these up for a frozen margarita. Perfect for relaxing after a long day or as an addition to Taco Tuesday!

Tequila Cocktails:

Go beyond the classic margarita with these easy mixed drinks featuring tequila!

Cranberry Tequila Old Fashioned Cocktail garnished with orange

Cranberry Tequila Old Fashioned ~ A delicious twist on the classic whiskey old fashioned with cranberry juice and a twist of orange. 

Pom Tequila Sunrise Cocktails ~ So easy and a delicious flavor combination with orange & pomegranate juices. 

Strawberry Paloma Cocktail Recipe from Miss in the Kitchen

Strawberry Paloma Cocktail ~ Perfect for any party or get together with friends. A refreshing and delicious party drink featuring tequila, fresh strawberries, grapefruit and lime.

Sangria and Wine Punch Recipes:

I somehow ended up saying “wine punch” instead of sangria, but whatever you call it, these easy wine cocktails are going to steal the show!

Easy Pineapple Wine Punch in Pineapple- shaped glasses garnished with a pineapple wedge

Easy Pineapple Wine Punch ~ This one is a favorite and it just has 4 ingredients that you probably have on hand. You can make this up and freeze it ahead of time. The perfect large batch party drink!

I found these super cute pineapple glasses on Amazon! Super cute and affordable!

Stemless Wine Glass of Strawberry Wine Punch garnished with a fresh strawberry

Strawberry Wine Punch ~ I have made this easy party punch over and over again. Everyone loves it. So simple and delicious!

Strawberry Lemonade Moscato Slushie Recipe for summer parties! From MissintheKitchen.com

Strawberry Lemonade Moscato Slushie ~ A Strawberry Lemonade Moscato Slushie is a delicious and refreshing party drink! A super simple make ahead recipe that is sure to be your new favorite cocktail! This one makes a large batch and is my favorite to keep on hand in the freezer!

How to Make Blackberry Lemonade Moscato Punch

Blackberry Lemonade Moscato Punch is super simple to make ahead of the party. So delicious and a gorgeous addition to any celebration. 

I’ve had a ton of comments about these super cute glasses. I found them at walmart ages ago and recently spotted them on Amazon. They are also available with handles.

Strawberry Watermelon Frose Cocktail

Strawberry Watermelon Frosé ~ Strawberry Watermelon Frosé is a refreshing treat for parties and special occasions. The perfect make ahead frozen cocktail to try!

Party Cocktail with champagne in flutes

Champagne Punch is a crowd favorite and just perfect for celebrations and holiday get togethers. Easy to make ahead and so flavorful and refreshing!

Cranberry Wine Punch Recipe ~ Large batch party cocktail perfect for fall and winter holidays ~ MissintheKitchen.com #cocktails #wine #ad #llanowines

Cranberry Wine Punch ~ This is my favorite for the holidays! A stunning cocktail for Thanksgiving or Friendsgiving, Christmas or New Year’s Eve. Super simple with all of your favorite holiday flavors.

Sparkling Strawberry Pomegranate Cocktails ~ Sparkling Strawberry Pomegranate Cocktails are a delicious drink perfect for all celebrations and parties! New Year’s Eve is the perfect excuse to make a big batch of sweet and bubbly cocktails!

Rum Cocktails:

Rum Cocktails are so simple and are a staple for any party or holiday celebration!

Easy Strawberry Daiquiri ~ Perfect weekend cocktail for 2 or more! From MissintheKitchen.com

Easy Strawberry Daiquiri ~ The quintessential party drink! The perfect cocktail for the weekend and so simple to make anytime!

2 glasses of red rum punch, fresh pineapple.

Rum Punch is the ultimate party pitcher cocktail. Made with 4 ingredients for a refreshing and tasty rum cocktail that everyone will love. 

Easy Blackberry Mojitos Recipe made so simply with 7UP! Get the recipe and more at MissintheKitchen.com #ad #MixItUpALittle

Easy Blackberry Mojitos ~ If you haven’t tried a mojito, grab the rum! The blackberry and mint combination is refreshing and delicious!

Watermelon Mojito with fresh mint

Watermelon Mojito Slushie ~ A Watermelon Mojito Slushie is just what you need to keep cool this summer!

Rum Sunset Cocktail Recipe ~ MissintheKitchen

Rum Sunset Cocktail ~ The Rum Sunset Cocktail is a simple 3-ingredient drink perfect for any celebration!

Mango Rum Cooler Cocktails are perfectly refreshing for summer parties! From MissintheKitchen.com

Mango Rum Cooler ~ Mango Rum Coolers are so refreshing for summer! Great for sipping by the pool or any backyard barbecue! Just a few simple ingredients are all you need for this fun and fruity cocktail!

Warm Apple Pie Cocktail ~  The best flavors of fall perfect for holidays and special celebrations. Simple and delicious with apple cider, warm spices and rum! Top it off with whipped cream and you have a real show-stopper!

Brass Monkey Orange Juice cocktail garnished with an orange slice, drink umbrella and mint

The Brass Monkey Cocktail only has 3 ingredients!! Made with Orange juice, rum and vodka. It’s refreshing and just the ticket for a quick and easy drink.

More Party Cocktails:
Easy Sidecar CocktailPomegranate Sidecar Cocktail , and this Peach Old Fashioned are made with bourbon.

We love this Jacked Up Raspberry Lemonade and Cosmopolitan Party Punch.  You will also love these S’mores Martinis and Pumpkin Spice White Russian!

If you enjoy beer, try a Red Beer or this easy Beer Punch!

Whatever your occasion, I have you covered in the cocktail department! All of these easy cocktail recipes are so simple to make and are sure to please your party guests! If you are looking for family- friendly Party Punch Recipes, I have those too! Tried and true favorites, loved by everyone!

If you are hosting a party soon check out my ideas for a No Fuss Holiday Cocktail Party! I have appetizer recipes and everything you need to know to take the stress out of holiday entertaining! I also love this How to Host a Rosé Wine Tasting Party from Bev Cooks!

Happy Entertaining, Y’all!

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