Cocktail Recipe Shaker Cocktail Shaker

Step into the season with an arsenal of tasty and easy-to-make cocktails—and not just any mixed drink made with any spirit. This cocktail recipe generator features the best spirits as the base ingredients on which to build your tipple. In just two easy steps, you’ll have your next favorite libation.

Mix your Cocktail

To get shaking, select a spirit as your base. Next, choose a mixer and the perfect garnish will appear—or simply select a spirit and we’ll mix your drink for you.

Spirit

1.
  • Añejo Tequila
  • Blended Scotch
  • Bourbon
  • Cachaça
  • Cognac
  • Gin
  • Japanese Whisky
  • Mezcal
  • Pisco
  • Reposado Tequila
  • Rum
  • Rye
  • Silver Tequila
  • Single Malt Scotch
  • Vodka

Mixer

2.
  • Absinthe
  • Amaretto
  • Amaro Abano
  • Aperol
  • Apricot Liqueur
  • Beer
  • Bénédictine
  • Blackberry Puree
  • Blanc Vermouth
  • Brown Sugar Syrup
  • Calvados
  • Champagne
  • Cherry Heering
  • Coconut Water
  • Cointreau
  • Dry Vermouth
  • Ginger Liqueur
  • Grapefruit Juice
  • Hibiscus Liqueur
  • Lemon Juice
  • Lime Juice
  • Maple Syrup
  • Orange Bitters
  • Orange Juice
  • Pomegranate Liqueur
  • Prosecco
  • Red Wine
  • Simple Syrup
  • Snap Liquer
  • Sour Mix
  • St-Germain
  • Sweet Vermouth
  • Tomato Juice
  • Yellow Chartreuse

Garnish

3.
  • Apple Slice
  • Basil
  • Black Pepper
  • Cherry
  • Cinnamon Stick
  • Cucumber
  • Grapefruit
  • Lemon
  • Lime
  • Mint
  • Orange
  • Pineapple
  • Raspberries
  • Rosemary
  • Strawberry
  • Thyme

Here‘s your recipe!

Watermelon Cooler

Recipe courtesy Phil Surkis, Bartender, B-Side BBQ, Oakland, California
  • 2 ounces pisco
  • ½ ounce Aperol Aperitivo Liqueur
  • 1 ounce watermelon juice (recipe below)
  • ½ ounce simple syrup
  • ¾ ounce fresh lime juice
  • Lime wedge, for garnish
Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake vigorously then strain into a tall Collins glass over fresh ice. Garnish with a lime wedge.

Watermelon Juice

  • 1 cup of watermelon, cut into 1-inch chunks

To make watermelon juice, puree one cup of 1-inch chunks of fruit in a blender, then strain through a piece of cheesecloth or a fine-mesh strainer. Discard the solids. (Should produce enough juice for two cocktails.)

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