Trending Cocktails You Abso Need To Try Before 2023 Is Over

Trending Cocktails You Abso Need To Try Before 2023 Is Over

Prepare to slay at the next drinks you host at yours.

In the mood for a cheeky cocky-T? Of course you are. 

We're making moves away from wintery red wines on the couch and towards day-drinking (responsibly) in the sun - and that's the perfect excuse to try out some stunning new cocktail recipes. 

Along with our mates at Liquorland, we've rounded up some of the most delicious-sounding concoctions around, so next time you're in charge of serving up the drinks, you'll absolutely slay. 

Did someone say Rosé Margarita? Um, yes. We did. 

6 Trending Cocktail Recipes You Gotta Try

Bloody Mary 

Okay, this one isn't so much 'trending' as it is 'timeless', but spooky season absolutely calls for a themed-drink. The best part about this one is, once Halloween's over, it's also known for its healing properties when it comes to a dusty morning after. 

Bloody Mary

No shaker required, and you can adjust the measurements to your taste. 

  • Vodka 
  • Tomato juice 
  • Lemon juice 
  • Salt 
  • Pepper 
  • Spices - (Worcestershire sauce, chilli sauce, horseradish are some classics)   
  • Celery stalk to garnish 

Rosé Margarita

This liquid masterpiece takes two of the most iconic summer drinks of all time and combines them.  
Click below to see how it's done: 

You're gonna start with a classic marg recipe, like so: 

  • 45mls tequila 
  • 30mls lime juice 
  • 30mls cointreau 

Then top your glass with rosé wine - sparkling or otherwise! You could rim it with a little pink himalayan salt and add a few strawbs for garnish - extra points if you cut them into hearts! 

By The Beach 

As good as a Kiwi summer can be, sometimes you really just want to be in a tropical paradise - and this cocktail will make you feel like you're lounging on a beachside cabana when you really might just be chilling in a Bunnings paddling pool in the backyard. 
Click below to see how it's done: 


  • 60mls Dark Rum
  • 40mls Coconut Milk
  • 40mls  Orange Juice
  • 40mls Pineapple Juice

Shake and pour over ice before garnishing with fresh fruit. 

Rosy Ice Lollies 

Sometimes a really hot day calls for a drink and sometimes it calls for an iceblock - why not have both? These rosy ice lollies are the elite way get your pink wine in this summer. 

Rosy Ice Lollies

This frozen spin on a summer cocktail is super simple - you just add sparkling Rosé, rose syrup and lemonade to ice block moulds, freeze 'em and get amongst! 

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