Our 25 Most Popular Party Cocktails - Rachael Ray Every Day

Our 25 Most Popular Party Cocktails

No party is complete without a signature cocktail. No matter the time of day or year, these 25 recipes are sure to keep your guests' thirst quenched and spirits high.
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Pimm's Cocktails

This fruity and refreshing cocktail will keep your guests in high spirits all night long.

Pimms Cocktails

Pimm's Cocktails

The Original Bloody Mary

No Sunday brunch is complete without this classic hair-of-the-dog cocktail.

The Original Bloody Mary

The Original Bloody Mary

Rum Swizzle

This sweet and sour sipper is great for a warm summer night.

Rum Swizzle

Rum Swizzle

Candy Cane Vodka

It doesn't get much better than homemade infused vodka. Serve it over ice or use it to spike eggnog or hot chocolate.

Candy Cane Vodka

Candy Cane Vodka

Clover Club

This bright drink gets its frothy topping from fresh egg whites.

Clover Club

Clover Club

Tipsy Santa Cocktail

Use pompoms and sanding sugar to make these martini glasses look fully Santa-fied!

Tipsy Santa Cocktail

Tipsy Santa Cocktail

Chocolate-Hazelnut Eggnog

Make eggnog even more decadent by adding a dollop of your favorite dessert spread.

Chocolate-Hazelnut Eggnog

Chocolate-Hazelnut Eggnog

Pineapple 75

Switch up your mimosa for one of these brunch cocktails, made with pineapple juice, vodka and, of course, bubbly!

Pineapple 75

Pineapple 75

Watermelon and Mint Cooler

This bright and fruity cooler is perfect for a barbecue or block party.

Watermelon and Mint Cooler

Watermelon & Mint Cooler

Jalapeno Margarita

Give this traditional cocktail a spicy kick with homemade jalapeno simple syrup.

Jalapeno Margarita

Jalapeno Margarita

Sparkling Grape Cocktails

Keep your drink cold without watering it down by using frozen grapes instead of ice cubes.

Sparkling Grape Cocktails

Sparkling Grape Cocktails

Campari Cocktail

Two ingredients are all it takes to create this bright, thirst-quenching cocktail.

Campari Cocktail

Campari Cocktail

Passion Fruit Fizz Sour

A fresh and fruity cocktail is perfect for weekend brunch.

Passion Fruit Fizz Sour

Pecan Pie Martini

During the holidays, it's totally acceptable to shake up some over-the-top cocktails, like this decadent dessert in a glass.

Pecan Pie Martini

Pecan Pie Martinis

Champagne Cocktail

A sweet, blushing cocktail makes the perfect party starter during the holidays.

Champagne Cocktail

Champagne Cocktails

Blackberry Cooler Cocktail

Relax and refresh with this floral and fruity cocktail.

Blackberry Cooler Cocktail

Blackberry Cooler Cocktail

Apple Pie Shooter

Swing back this shot at Thanksgiving to get the evening started!

Apple Pie Shooter

Apple Pie Shooter

Hot Maine Mudslides with Chocolate Biscotti

This recipe lets you prep drinks and dessert at the same time, so you won't be stuck in the kitchen all night during your party.

Hot Maine Mudslides with Chocolate Biscotti

Hot Maine Mudslides with Chocolate Biscotti

Gingersnap

Just like the cookie, this cocktail is spicy-sweet and oh-so delicious!

Gingersnap

Gingersnap

Blood Red Punch

You probably have most of the ingredients already on hand to make these spooky sippers.

Blood-Red Punch

Blood-Red Punch

Scotch Buttercups

Homemade caramel sauce takes this drink from delicious to decadent.

Scotch Buttercups

Scotch Buttercups

Sparkling Bourbon Cocktails

Start things right. Leave a few open bottles of wine or champagne on a table in the main mingling area. A help-yourself bar immediately sets the vibe: no fussy formalities here!

Sparkling Bourbon Cocktails

Sparkling Bourbon Cocktails

Rosemary Ruby Cocktails

A homemade rosemary simple syrup adds a boost of earthy flavor to this bitter-sweet cocktail.

Rosemary Ruby Cocktails

Rosemary Ruby Cocktails

Mulled Hot Cider

No holiday season is complete without a mug or two of warm spiked cider!

Mulled Hot Cider

Mulled Hot Cider

Sparkling Cinnamon Punch

Spiced just right, this bubbly cocktail pairs well with savory dishes at dinnertime.

Sparkling Cinnamon Punch

Sparkling Cinnamon Punch