2024 National Cocktail Day Recipes

Not that we need a day to celebrate cocktails, but National Cocktail Day is Sunday, March 24. We've rounded up a collection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic cocktails to help your bar and restaurant guests raise a glass to what might be the best holiday ever invented.


Non-Alcoholic Cocktails


national cocktail day recipe
Photo & recipe: Wilderton Earthen

But, First


1.5 oz Earthen

2 oz cold brew concentrate

.5 oz maple syrup


  1. Shake hard and strain into a chilled coupe.

  2. Garnish with 3 espresso beans.



2024 national cocktail day recipe
Photo & recipe: Monin

Lavender Blackberry Skinny Rita


1 ½ oz. Premium Silver Tequila  

½ oz Monin® Sugar Free Lavender Syrup

½ oz. Monin® Sugar Free Blackberry Syrup

1 oz Fresh Lime Juice


  1. Fill serving glass full of ice.
  2. Pour ingredients into mixing glass with 2/3 ice in order listed.
  3. Cap, shake and strain into serving glass with ice.
  4. Add garnish and serve.


2024 national cocktail day recipe
Recipe & photo: Organic Agave In The Raw

Peachy Mojito Mocktail


4 oz Peach-flavored sparkling water

4 oz Coconut water

½ oz. Fresh lime juice

2 tsp. Agave In The Raw

4 Peach slices

10 Mint leaves

Ice Cubes

1 Lime wedge


  1. In a tall glass combine sparkling water, coconut water, lime juice, and agave.
  2. Stir well to combine.
  3. Add peach slices, mint, and ice to glass and stir again.
  4. Garnish with lime wedge.


Alcoholic Cocktails


2024 national cocktail day recipe
Photo & recipe: Fierce & Kind

Cardamom-Infused Old Fashioned 


For the cocktail: 

2 oz Fierce & Kind Straight Bourbon 

.25 oz Cardamom Syrup 

3 dashes Angostura bitters 

Garnish: flamed orange twist 

For the Cardamom syrup: 

1.5 cups water 

1 cup sugar 

7 cardamom pods 

1 orange, peeled 


For the Cardamom syrup:

  1. Toast the cardamom pods in a small pot until fragrant.
  2. Add water and the peels of the orange, then bring water to a boil.
  3. Once boiling, reduce heat and add sugar, stirring until fully dissolved.
  4. Turn off heat, remove the orange peels and let syrup cool before straining out the cardamom pods and storing syrup in the fridge before mixing with your cocktail! 

For the cocktail:

  1. Pour the cardamon syrup and bitters into a whiskey glass.
  2. Stir to combine, then pour the Fierce & Kind Straight Bourbon.
  3. Garnish with a flamed orange twist and enjoy! 


Photo & recipe: Disaronno

Disaronno Fizz


1.5 oz Disaronno Originale

Club Soda

Fresh Lemon Juice


  1. Add Disaronno Originale into a white wine glass or spritz glass with ice.
  2. Add a squeeze of fresh lemon juice.
  3. Top with club soda and garnish with a lemon peel.


2024 national cocktail day recipe
Recipe & image: Skrewball

Skrewball Paloma


2 parts Skrewball Peanut Butter Whiskey 

¾ part Tequila 

¼ part Aperol 

2 parts Grapefruit Juice 

Soda Water 

Lemon or Lime Wheel for garnish 


  1. Build ingredients over ice.
  2. Top with soda water.
  3. Garnish with lemon or lime wheel.


2024 national cocktail day recipe
Recipe & image: Mount Gay

Mount Gay Orange Eclipse


2 oz Eclipse

1 oz Blood Orange Juice

.6 oz Sweet Vermouth

4 dashes of Angostura Bitters


  1. Add all ingredients to shaker.
  2. Add ice, shake and strain into chilled coupe.
  3. Garnish with orange peel.


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