Big Batch Cocktails: 18 Summer Party Size Drinks

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Make your life easy and enjoy your summer party by making ahead of time big-batch cocktails in advance.

These easy drink recipes are made by the pitcher and intended to serve a small party, keeping you out of the bar so you can enjoy the good times with your friends and family

Whether you’re a tequila crowd, wine fans, or more into rum cocktails, there’s a big batch cocktail with your name on it.

From fruity sangrias to mojitos, margaritas, and much more, these cocktail recipes offer an array of flavors to please any crowd.

Tasty Big Batch Cocktails

Stellar big-batch cocktails, summer punches and tasty cocktails that you can make ahead of time in large batches to entertain a crowd.

From margaritas to sangrias, the recipes are easy to scale up.

These are the perfect summer cocktail recipes and Tailgate Cocktails to make ahead of time.

Big Batch Cocktail

Sparkling Wine Sangria

There’s nothing quite like a glass of sangria on a hot day.

And with sparkling wine as the main ingredient, this sparkling wine sangria recipe is perfect for any occasion!

This white wine sangria just takes 5 minutes to put together, and it’s perfect for a party or just a casual get-together.

So, if you’re looking for a show-stopping recipe to make for your next get-together, look no further than this Sparkling Wine Sangria!

Recipe for Sparkling Wine Sangria

Bloody Mary Cocktail

This Bloody Mary recipe is the best recipe you will taste.

No matter what season of the year it is, this easy cocktail recipe will be a keeper for you. There is nothing like the peppery tomato juice paired with vodka and yummy garnishes.

I like a cocktail that is also a snack. This is an easy and delicious classic Bloody Mary recipe just waiting to be garnished.

Here recipe for Bloody Mary

Margarita Punch

A festive Margarita Punch display featuring a pitcher and glasses filled with ice, set against a serene blue background on a white countertop. Limes artfully sliced for decoration accentuate the vibrant, non-alcoholic drink, adding a touch of elegance and refreshing zest. This scene is perfectly suited for celebrating special occasions or simply elevating a casual gathering.

Celebrate with a splash of Margarita Punch, the ultimate mocktail for any occasion. This non-alcoholic delight combines the classic flavors of a margarita with a twist, making it perfect for parties, Cinco de Mayo celebrations, or just a fun day in.

With its easy recipe and vibrant presentation, it’s guaranteed to be a crowd-pleaser. Gather your friends, pour a glass, and toast to the good times ahead with this refreshing and festive drink.

Get recipe here.

Sweet Tea Sangria

A refreshing summertime drink!

Sweet Iced Tea is a classic Southern refreshment to keep you cool in the heat, so it’s the perfect thing to mix with Sangria.

Big Batch Peach Margaritas

A pitcher of Peach margaritas on white background.

Level up your party menu with these oh-so-refreshing Big Batch Peach Margaritas! Get ready to sip on pure peachy perfection!

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Spanish Red Wine Sangria

This fruity Spanish Sangria is perfect for summer gatherings!

It takes just a few minutes to make, and is refreshing and delicious.

My secret is making it the night before so that it has even more time to develop its flavor.

Go ahead and give the cocktail recipe a try!

Vanilla-Pear Punch

Close-up of a refreshing Vanilla-Pear Holiday Punch, with hints of cinnamon and vanilla, elegantly decorated with lemon slices, cranberries, and rosemary, embodying a warm holiday spirit.

Vanilla-Pear Holiday Punch Ingredients: Pear juice, reposado tequila, lemon, honey syrup, cinnamon, and festive garnishes for holiday cheer.

Get recipe here.

Cranberry Punch

Two glasses brimming with Christmas Punch, featuring a vivid red cocktail adorned with slices of orange and cranberries, positioned next to a pitcher filled with the same celebratory beverage.

Christmas Punch: A festive, easy-to-make holiday cocktail with cranberry, sparkling wine, and rum. Perfect for any holiday gathering!

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Vodka Party Punch

A summer-themed setting featuring a glass pitcher of Vodka Party Punch, brimming with ice cubes and a variety of citrus fruits. Alongside is a highball glass with the punch.

Vodka Party Punch: A make-ahead, refreshing summer cocktail, perfect for effortless entertaining with a fruity, festive flair.

Ideal for serving as a big batch cocktail at your next summer party.

Get recipe here.

Big Batch Bourbon Sweet Tea Cocktail

Bourbon Sweet Tea Cocktail.

This crowd-pleasing Big Batch Bourbon Sweet Tea Cocktail will be a hit at your next backyard barbecue or party.

This cocktail is a classic take on the traditional Southern sweet tea.

Made with your favorite bourbon and sweet tea, this easy cocktail is perfect for sipping on a hot summer day.

Add in some mint leaves to garnish it off, and you’ve got yourself a delicious big batch cocktail

Hippie Juice Recipe


This Hippie Juice Cocktail is perfect to make in big quantities and is sure to be a hit at your next party.

It’s a fun and fruity summer drink that can be served in a large pitcher or punch bowl.

Top it off with some fresh fruit for added flavor and you’ve got yourself an amazing summer drink!

Pink-a-Colada Big Batch Cocktail


This Big Batch Pink-a-Colada is the perfect summer cocktail.

This whimsical and refreshing cocktail combines the luscious flavors of coconut, pineapple, and a hint of strawberry, creating a drink that is both indulgent and playful. 

Garnish with fresh fruit for an extra special touch and enjoy your summer days in the sun!

The perfect companion for poolside parties, summer soirées, or any occasion that calls for a touch of exotic elegance. 

Big Batch Vodka mint lemonade or limeade

Vodka mint lemonade or limeade.

This vodka mint lemonade or limeade is a refreshing and delicious cocktail.

If you enjoy a tangy and slightly sour taste, vodka mint lemonade would be a great option.

So sit back, relax, and let the Vodka Mint Lemonade transport you to a state of pure refreshment.

Cheers to enjoying the simple pleasures and the vibrant flavors of this delightful cocktail!

Bahamian Blaster Party Punch Recipe

Bahamian Blaster Party Punch Recipe.

Introducing the Bahamian Blaster Party Punch, a tropical concoction that will transport you to the sun-kissed beaches of the Bahamas!

Each sip is a burst of tropical paradise, instantly bringing smiles to the faces of your guests.

So why wait? It’s time to bring the spirit of the Bahamas to your next celebration!

Prepare a big batch of Bahamian Blaster Party Punch, serve it in stylish glasses, and watch as your friends and family immerse themselves in the carefree vibes of the Caribbean.

The Porcupine Cocktail

The Porcupine cocktail.

Whether you’re hosting a sophisticated gathering or simply want to enjoy a well-crafted cocktail at home, the Porcupine cocktail is a fantastic choice.

Its unique combination of flavors is sure to impress your guests and leave a lasting impression.

So, why not add a touch of excitement to your next gathering? 

Strawberry Margarita Punch

Strawberry Margarita Punch.

A vibrant and refreshing twist on the classic margarita.

Served chilled and garnished with fresh strawberry slices, this punch is perfect for summer parties, backyard gatherings, or simply enjoying a relaxing afternoon with friends.

Get ready to sip on the perfect blend of fruity and citrus flavors as you indulge in the irresistible charm of the Strawberry Margarita Punch.

Cheers to good times and unforgettable moments!

Apple Cider Whiskey Punch with Crown Apple

Apple Cider Whiskey Punch with Crown Apple.

A tantalizing blend that captures the essence of autumn in a glass.

This delightful punch combines the rich flavors of apple cider, the warmth of whiskey, and the irresistible sweetness of Crown Apple, resulting in a drink that is both comforting and invigorating.

Perfect for gatherings or intimate nights in, the Apple Cider Whiskey Punch with Crown Apple is sure to be a crowd-pleaser.

So grab a glass, raise a toast, and let this exquisite punch whisk you away into a world of fall flavors and festive cheer.

Cheers to autumn and the unforgettable memories it brings!

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