Classic Cocktail Recipes

There's a reason they're classic cocktails. Manhattans, Negronis, Old Fashioneds, Sidecars and their brethren have timeless appeal. When you mix one, it's not just a's a feeling.
Americano Cocktail
Americano Cocktail
Godfather Cocktail
Godfather Cocktail
Rusty Nail on a Granite Coaster Garnished with Lemon Peel
Rusty Nail
Toronto Cocktail Garnished with Lemon Zest
Toronto Cocktail
Rum Old Fashioned garnished with an orange peel
Rum Old Fashioned
White Negroni Garnished with a Lemon Peel
White Negroni
The White Lady Cocktail
The White Lady Cocktail
Black Manhattan with an Orange Peel
Black Manhattan
Gibson Cocktail with Pickled Onion Garnish
Gibson Cocktail
Flutes of Peach Belini Cocktail
Peach Bellini Cocktails
Pina Colada in a glass with pineapple leaf garnish
Piña Colada
Rob Roy in Cocktail Glass on Top of Granite Coaster
Rob Roy Cocktail
Glass of Gin and Tonic with Limes and a Straw, Surrounded by a Bottle of Gin, Cans of Tonic, and Lime Wedges
Gin and Tonic
Lemon Drop Martini
Lemon Drop Martini
Michelada with Ingredients (Beer, Cholula, Lime Wedges, etc) in the Background
French Martini in a Glass Garnished with Raspberries on a Tray with a Bowl of Raspberries
French Martini
Glass of Gin Fizz with Lemon Slice on Tray
Gin Fizz
Mezcal Mule in Two Copper Mugs Surrounded by Ice and Limes. More Ingredients in the Background
Mezcal Mule
Tequila Sunrise
Tequila Sunrise
A rocks glass with a Brazilian caipirinha inside.
Two Gold rush cocktails with ice on a wood background.
Gold Rush Cocktail
Greyhound cocktails on a table with a dark background behind them.
Classic Tom Collins cocktail garnished with lemon with a plate of lemons to the left and a bottle of gin behind it.
Tom Collins
Close up of two Gin Martini Cocktails garnished with lemon twists.
Gin Martini
Side view of DIY Coffee Liqueur in a swing top bottle next to a small bowl of coffee beans.
Homemade Coffee Liqueur
Side view of an Espresso Martini Drink on a marble background.
Espresso Martini
Close up of two Moscow Mule Cocktails garnished with mint.
Moscow Mule
Two Mint Julep Cocktails
Mint Julep
50/50 Gin Martini with a lemon peel garnish.
50/50 Martini
Milk Punch
Milk Punch
Two gold-rimmed glasses of eggnog cocktail.
Traditional Eggnog
Long Island Iced Tea
Long Island Iced Tea
Swirling cream in a white russian cocktail
White Russian Cocktail
Flavored simple syrups
How to Make Simple Syrup
A chilled coupe with a frothy gin cocktail to show what a gimlet is.
Gimlet Cocktail
Old fashioned cocktail made with bourbon or rye whiskey
Old Fashioned Cocktail
A wine glass with an Aperol spritz cocktail inside.
Aperol Spritz
Manhattan cocktail with cherry garnish
Manhattan Cocktail
Boulevardier cocktail ingredients negroni with whiskey
Boulevardier Cocktail
Aviation cocktails made with Crème de Violette and maraschino liqueur
Aviation Cocktail
Fancy French 75 cocktail with champagne gin and simple syrup ingredients
French 75 Cocktail
Bee's Knees simple cocktail recipe with gin and honey and lemon
Bee's Knees Cocktail
Two tall glasses of Pimms cup cocktail with slices of cucumber, mint leaves and ice. Mint leaves and Pimms no 1 are behind the glasses.
Pimm’s Cup Cocktail
Sidecar cocktail with a halved lemon to the left and a lemon peel on the edge of the glass.
Sidecar Cocktail
Whiskey sour cocktail with egg white foamy top
Whiskey Sour Cocktail
How to Make a Salty Dog Drink closeup of salty dog cocktail with ice and salt
Salty Dog Cocktail
Close up horizontal view of sazarec drink. Sazarec ingredients are in the background.
Sazerac Cocktail
Crema di Limoncello
Crema di Limoncello
How To Make a Cosmo summer cocktail with blueberry and pomegranate
Blueberry Pomegranate Cosmopolitan
Glass jar filled with Campari substitute. A whiskey glass with a cocktail inside is to the right.
Homemade Campari
Paloma Cocktail With Grapefruit Soda - closeup two glasses clear cocktail with lime wedges
Classic Paloma Cocktail
Grasshopper Cocktail
Grasshopper Cocktail
Chamomile Hot Toddy
Chamomile-Honey Hot Toddy
Cosmopolitan ingredients on a counter with a cosmo drink in front.
Cosmopolitan Cocktail
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