We want a cocktail for a Saturday night dinner party. We want to use gin or white rum and Cointreau, and have elements of maraschino and maybe a juice or mixer.

Cocktail Colin says:

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I have found some cocktails that match your criteria: 1. A cocktail with a Rating/score of 3.83/5 that includes Cointreau, Gin, Lemon Juice, and Campari. 2. A cocktail with a Rating/score of 4.9/5 that includes White rum, Pineapple Juice, Orange juice, Dark rum, and Grapefruit Juice. Enjoy your Saturday night dinner party with these cocktail options! Cheers!
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Saturday night dinner party

You asked: Saturday night dinner party cocktails with gin or white rum, Cointreau, and maraschino. We found 10 cocktails answering the question.

Rum Louis

The Rum Louis cocktail is a tantalizing blend of tropical flavors with a balance of citrus and sweetness. It features...

Pineapple Juice (30ml), Orange juice (60ml), White rum (30ml), Lemon (1), Dark rum (30ml), Grapefruit Juice (30ml)

6 ingredients
4.9 / 5


Said to have emerged around 1860-1870, and is often touted as one of the world’s oldest gin cocktails.

Orange Bitters (2 dashes), Red vermouth (45ml), Dry gin (45ml), Maraschino cherry liqueur (1 teaspoon)

4 ingredients
4.74 / 5

Rum Collins

The Rum Collins is a refreshing and classic cocktail that is perfect for a hot summer day. It has a...

Lime (1), White rum (60ml), Soda water (Top up), Sugar (Teaspoon)

4 ingredients
4.7 / 5

Martin's Rum

Martin's Rum is a warm and potent cocktail that combines the citrusy tang of lime, orange, and lemon juices with...

Lime juice (22.5ml), Orange juice (45ml), Lemon Juice (22.5ml), Dark rum (37.5ml), Whiskey (7.5ml), Sugar Syrup (10ml), Sugar (Teaspoon), Overproof rum (37.5ml)

8 ingredients
4.56 / 5

Hemingway Special

The Hemingway Special is a refreshing and complex cocktail that pays homage to the renowned writer Ernest Hemingway. Known for...

Lime juice (15ml), White rum (60ml), Grapefruit Juice (40 ml), Maraschino cherry liqueur (15ml)

4 ingredients
4.51 / 5


A cocktail of Paula Herrington from the 1990s. A suitable cocktail to introduce people to gin cocktails. Tastes like grapefruit...

Cointreau (30ml), Lemon Juice (15ml), Gin (45ml), Campari (22.5ml)

4 ingredients
3.83 / 5


The cocktail named "Party" is a bold mix of tropical and sweet flavors, predominantly featuring coconut rum and melon liqueur,...

Coconut rum (90ml), Vodka (150ml), Pineapple Juice (Dash), Melon liqueur (60ml)

4 ingredients
3.82 / 5


The Redrum cocktail is a potent and fruity concoction that combines the warmth of brandy with the sweet citrus notes...

Brandy (30ml), Cointreau (30ml), White rum (60ml), Pomegranate Juice (Top up)

4 ingredients
3.79 / 5

Coconut White Pine

While discussing the possible theories about how the world might significantly change by the "Mayan apocalypse," this was the drink...

Coconut rum (60ml), Jagermeister (30ml), Gin (30ml)

3 ingredients
3.75 / 5

Pirate Party Rum Punch

The Pirate Party Rum Punch is a vibrant, fruit-forward cocktail that invokes the spirit of nautical adventures and tropical destinations....

Cointreau (60ml), Mint Leaves (1 sprig), Lemon (3 slices), Dark rum (60ml), Lemonade (275ml), Cherry Brandy (60ml)

6 ingredients
3.51 / 5


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What are some good cocktails for a dinner party?

Good cocktails for a dinner party include those that can be made in batches, have attractive presentations, and pair well with a variety of foods. Classic options like martinis, mojitos, and punches are always a hit.

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Can I prepare cocktails in advance for a dinner party?

Yes, many cocktails can be prepared in advance. Pre-mixing the base ingredients and refrigerating them can save time, but wait to add any carbonated ingredients and garnishes just before serving.

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What is a good way to serve cocktails at a dinner party?

Serving cocktails in large pitchers or dispensers can be convenient for guests and reduce your workload. Make sure to have plenty of ice, glassware, and garnishes ready.

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What should I consider when choosing cocktails for a dinner party?

When choosing cocktails, consider the preferences of your guests, the theme of your party, and the time of year. Offer a variety of options to accommodate different tastes and dietary restrictions.

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How many different cocktails should I offer at a dinner party?

It's a good idea to offer 2-3 different cocktails to cater to various preferences without overwhelming your guests. Include a mix of light, refreshing options and richer, more complex drinks.

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