Beverages/Cocktails

Whether you’re looking for hot and cold beverages or tasty cocktails for your dinner party, we’ve got it all. Browse our cocktail recipes for some top-notch drinks.

Raspberry Lemonade Concentrate

Here's a concentrate that allows you to enjoy a refreshing summer beverage any time of year. Sweet raspberries balance the tartness from lemons. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Amaretto Margarita

"With this amaretto margarita, add a touch of Italian flair to the classic lime drink." —James Schend, Taste of Home...


Thick Strawberry Shakes

"Cool off with a thick and rich treat that will remind you of a malt shoppe! Nothing can beat this...


Favourite Banana Split Smoothies

"I try to get as many fruits and veggies into our menus as possible. A smoothie is a great way...


Grilled Peach & Pineapple Sangria

"Grill up fresh peaches and pineapple slathered in cinnamon butter and use them to make a refreshing summer sangria. I...

Horchata

"In this Horchata recipe, the mixture of ground rice and almonds is accented with a hint of lime. Depending on...


Luscious Lime Slush

"Adults love this sweet-tart refresher anytime of year. For a kids’ version, simply leave out the alcohol." —Bonnie Jost, Manitowoc,...

Double Chocolate Hot Cocoa Mix

"I gave this away at our neighbourhood Christmas party in cutie-patootie gift bags and was thrilled that I was able...


Mexican Hot Chocolate

"This delicious, not-too-sweet Mexican hot chocolate is richly flavoured with cocoa and delicately seasoned with spices. The whole-stick cinnamon stirrers...


Vanilla Almond Hot Cocoa

"Treat your family to this comforting, homemade cocoa as you decorate the tree or open holiday gifts. Vanilla and almond...


Landmark Hot Chocolate

"With or without a nip of rum, my hot chocolate recipe has been a Wisconsin winter warmer for years. When...

Gingerbread Hot Cocoa

"Are you in the Christmas spirit yet? If not, this special cocoa will do the trick. It’s like drinking a...


Favourite Hot Chocolate

"You need just a few basic ingredients to stir up this spirit-warming sipper. It's smooth and not too sweet, making...


Kahlua Hot Chocolate

"When we want a cup of hot chocolate, we prefer homemade over store mixes. A splash of Kahlúa adds a...


Pumpkin Spice Hot Chocolate

"My mom makes this hot chocolate with pumpkin, spices and white chocolate. We usually drink it on Halloween, but it’s...


Peppermint White Hot Chocolate

"My soothing white hot chocolate is a great warm-up after a wintry day spent sledding or ice skating. Or include...

Candy Cane Hot Cocoa Mix

"We make batches of this minty, malted milk-flavoured hot chocolate to give as gifts. Be prepared—friends will return the jars...


Holiday Peppermint Mocha

"Make spirits bright with a minty mocha to share under the mistletoe or around the piano. I’ve also stirred in...


Fluffy Hot Chocolate

"This is our daughter's favourite hot chocolate recipe. It may look like ordinary cocoa, but a touch of vanilla sets...


Hot Cocoa with Almond Milk

"Change up ordinary hot cocoa by stirring some dark baking cocoa into vanilla almond milk. Top it off with berry...


Cozy Hot Chocolate

"Steaming mugs of these smooth beverages are a nice anytime treat with my husband, Ken." —Marie Hattrup, Sonoma, California


Honey-Bourbon Hot Chocolate

"My husband and I like to enjoy this grown-up version of hot chocolate on a cold winter evening. It's even...


Crackling Hot Cocoa

"This hot chocolate recipe is more than a warm-you-up—it's rich and thick decadence in a mug." —Cyndi Nistico, Palm Island,...


Pumpkin-Spiced Hot Chocolate

"As soon as there is a hint of fall in the air, I think of pumpkins and my mother. She...

Hazelnut Hot Chocolate

"Vanilla beans and a hazelnut liqueur like Frangelico lend a sophisticated flavour to this hot chocolate. With such rich taste,...


Dulce de Leche Hot Chocolate Pods

"Who doesn't love a steamy mug of hot chocolate on a snowy day? Now you can give friends, neighbours, co-workers...


Rich Hot Chocolate

"Each winter in early February my friends and I gather for an outdoor show called Mittenfest. We skip the Bloody...


This is the Proper Way to Serve Baileys and Coffee

Baileys and coffee is a cold weather classic, but have you been getting the measurements right this whole time? We...


Sangria

"The key to a killer sangria is to start the day before by taking whatever fruit you have in the...


Boozy Ice Pops

"Chances are, you've got a couple of bottles of brightly-coloured flavoured liqueurs in the back of your liquor cabinet from...