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.

Pumpkin Spice Latte

Each sip of this spiced-just-right beverage from our very own baristas tastes like a piece of pumpkin pie! —Taste of Home Test Kitchen

Spiced Pumpkin Warm-Up

"Make this drink your own! You can add coffee or even alcohol if you want an extra kick. I’ve also...


Frozen Lemon-Berry Margaritas

"I like to cool down with this absolutely fantastic frozen margarita recipe. It's slightly icy, thick and perfect for when...


Yogurt Breakfast Drink

"Sleepyheads will savour this dreamy smoothie. Simply blend yogurt, milk and orange juice concentrate for a fresh start to your...


Hop, Skip and Go

"Here's a different drink for a beer-drinking crowd. It gets a touch of sweetness from lemonade. Make it in a...

Cucumber-Melon Smoothies

"My cool honeydew and cucumber smoothie has only five ingredients. I sometimes add a small avocado to make it extra...


Sensational Slush

"Colourful and refreshing, this sweet-tart slush has become a family favourite. I freeze the mix in 2- and 4-cup containers...

Banana Brunch Punch

"A cold glass of refreshing punch really brightens a brunch. It's nice to serve a crisp beverage like this that's...


Cherry Fruit Smoothies

"You need just four ingredients to blend together these super-fast smoothies for breakfast. Try whipping them up on a hot...


Pina Coladas

"Velvety-smooth texture and a taste of the tropics are what this tropical drink delivers. The easy-to-make drink can be mixed...


Strawberry Watermelon Slush

"We like to relax on the back porch with glasses of my slush after a long, hot day. Strawberries and...

Coconut Lover’s Frappe

"I love frozen beverages, so I wanted to create one similar to those in coffee shops but without coffee as...


Blueberry Lime Slush

"My husband's family makes a cranberry beverage for the holidays. I changed it up and serve it this way in...


Orange Juice Spritzer

"Here’s a zippy twist on regular orange juice. It is not too sweet and is refreshing with any breakfast or...


Strawberry Watermelon Lemonade

"The nutrition department at my local hospital inspired me to create this refreshing summer sipper. I tweaked their recipe slightly...


Honey-Citrus Iced Tea

"A frozen orange or lemon slice in the glass looks pretty and helps keep this refreshing punch nice and cold....

Sweet Raspberry Tea

"You only need a handful of ingredients to stir together this refreshing spring sipper. Its brilliant colour and smile-fetching flavour...


Sparkling Coconut Grape Juice

"This sparkling drink is a nice change of pace from lemonade and party punch. The lime, coconut and grape combination...


Sour Cherry Shandy

A shandy is beer mixed with a nonalcoholic drink like fruit juice or lemonade.


Maple Blackberry Mojito

"This refreshing blackberry cocktail is how you take advantage of prime berry season during the summer months. I've also used...


Strawberry Mimosas

"Here's a tasty twist on the classic mimosa. To make this refreshing drink friendly for kids or mamas-to-be, substitute lemon-lime...


Raspberry Fizz

As a festive, non-alcoholic beverage for adults, our Test Kitchen staff came up with this pretty pink drink. It has...


Minty Pineapple Rum

"This delicious drink is a fabulous way to use fresh mint and celebrate summer. If the pineapple isn't overly ripe,...


Mango Orange Quencher

Serve this beautiful beverage at your next brunch in place of mimosas. Just chill the base an hour before adding...

Frozen Brandy Old-Fashioneds

"Both sides of my family are Midwestern, so our strong brandy tradition is evident in the slush we make for...


Summertime Watermelon Punch for a Crowd

"I attended a patio party years ago where the hostess had a clever watermelon 'bowl' with a scalloped edge and...


Iced Melon Moroccan Mint Tea

"I grow mint on my balcony, and this refreshing beverage is a wonderful way to use it. It combines two...


Blueberry Mojitos

"Blueberry and lime are two of my favourite flavours, so I added blueberries to my favourite mixed drink! This recipe...


Cherry Limeade

"My guests enjoy this refreshing cherry-topped drink. It's just right on a hot southern summer evening. And it's pretty, too."...


Cucumber Gin Smash

It doesn't get much more refreshing than this gin cocktail. If you like your drinks on the sweet side, top...