When guests come calling, offer something more than a can of this or a bottle of that with these any-occasion drink recipes. From coffee in the morning and sparkling water or lemonade in the afternoon to a sophisticated nighttime sipper, you'll find we've got something for every beverage need. Start your day with the perfect cup of joe with our coffee primer to guide you in choosing beans, selecting the best grind, and brewing with the precise bean-to-water ratio. From there, move on to more coffeehouse-style drinks, iced coffees, and spiced teas. You'll find plenty of family-friendly drinks for smoothies, lemonades, and new ways with hot chocolate, too. If you plan to entertain, check out our advice for stocking your bar, and get the best recipes for classic party cocktails, plus tips for menu planning. And don't forget to utilize your slow cooker for parties to serve up our cozy slow cooker drinks.
Cocktail Party Essentials