Looking for the best party drinks to cater for a crowd? Here’s our list of Top House Party Alcoholic Drinks to Get the Party Started. Filled with fruity flavors for everyone to enjoy, and brimming with booze, each one of our choices will be sure to impress your guests and keep your party going all night long. Rustle up our list of thirst-quenching pitchers, perfect for a crowd of thirsty party goers. Whether you desire a fruit-filled punch or a strong classic cocktail, there’s something on this list to entice everyone.

We have put together a list of ideas and recipes to create your very own refreshing punch style cocktails.

Let’s start with a classic cocktail that suits just about anyone, with its universally loved flavors and refreshing spirit. you.

Classic Mojito

This rum-filled recipe explains how to turn an ultimate classic into a pitcher perfect for parties. Firstly, you will need:
  • 6 limes, plus 1 lime sliced, to serve
  • 6 limes, plus 1 lime sliced, to serve
  • 4 tbsp granulated sugar
  • 5 Fresh mint sprigs
  • Crushed and cubed Ice
  • 350ml white Rum
  • 600ml sparkling water
  • Prepare the mixture, preferably an hour before the party.
  • Start by boiling the water and sugar.
  • Stir constantly until sugar fully dissolves.
  • Take off heat.
  • Add washed and clean mint.
  • Leave mint in for 15 minutes.
  • Strain mint and refrigerate the liquid.
  • Take a large pitcher and fill it 3/4 with, add ice
  • Add your desired amount of rum and the lime mixture
  • Serve in glasses garnished with mint sprig and lime wedge.
Top tip: clap the mint in the palms of your hands to release the oils before putting it in the Mojito.

Sex on the Beach

A tropical blend between vodka, peach schnapps, pineapple and cranberry juice, this popular choice is the quintessential crowd-pleaser for truly tasteful beach-goers. This recipe should fill a pitcher serving roughly 8 cocktails and relies on a simple ratio of vodka, orange juice, cranberry juice, and peach Schnapps to satisfy your taste buds. In a 3-quart pitcher pour the filling
  • 1 1⁄2 cups (350 ml) of vodka
  • 1 1⁄2 cups (350 ml) of orange juice
  • 1 1⁄2 cups (350 ml) of cranberry juice
  • 1⁄2 cup (120 ml) of peach Schnapps
Finally, garnish your glass with Maraschino cherries and orange slices. Top Tip: Let the fruit soak up the drink. It tastes great after it has been soaking for a while.

Summer Breeze

Dating back to the 50s with a name to reflect its taste, this drink is made with vodka, cranberry juice and grapefruit juice. This drink is incredibly easy to make. Just mix the ingredients together and you’re done. There are also variations of this drink made with alternate juice or with gin. The ratio really depends on your taste buds, so have fun with it. Finally, garnish your glass with Maraschino cherries and orange slices. Top Tip: Make it foamy: shake all the ingredients together in a cocktail shaker before pouring it into a glass, which creates a little layer of “sea foam” on the top.


Invented by interned American fliers, they built this drink from two simple key ingredients, vodka, and orange. There are, however, many variations around the globe. There is no mystery to it or secret ingredients to worry about. All you need to do is pour a shot of vodka and fill your glass with OJ. To serve one, the rule is below.
  • (1 part) vodka
  • (2 parts) orange juice
  • (Multiply to suit the number in the crowd)
Top Tip: Always use freshly squeezed orange juice for a much bolder citrus taste.

The Zombie

For a more powerful pitcher, this cocktail will hit the spot. Donn Beach, who originally concocted the Zombie to help a hung-over customer named this cocktail get through a business meeting. It hides its extremely high alcoholic content with incredibly fruity flavors.
  • 1 Cup Light Rum
  • 1 Cup Dark Rum
  • 1 Cup Grapefruit Juice
  • ¾ Cup Lime Juice
  • ½ Cup Cinnamon Syrup
  • 1.5 oz Grenadine
  • 12 Dashes Herbstura
Top Tip: Always use freshly squeezed orange juice for a much bolder citrus taste.

A Taste for Something Different

All these options will no doubt impress and entertain your drinking buddies, but what about a more simple solution? We found an innovative solution to the hassle of creating fresh batches of cocktails on the go. It’s ok stirring batches of alcohol together, but as all bartenders know, cocktails are about a balanced blend of ingredients which is harder to create than it looks. If you want great cocktails but don’t want the hassle of preparation and maintenance, we have found an amazing alternative to cater for your entire crew. SUNiCE is an alcoholic, ready-made real fruit cocktail packaged in a trendy, portable pouch, which makes them a fantastic choice for parties, picnics and outdoor events, especially in the sun. Supplied in four tropical, funky flavors such as Passion Tiki Eclipse, Triple Tropic Twist, Mango Lychee Punch, and a mouthwatering Watermelon Margarita Smash. Top Tip: SUNiCE pouches are freezable, which keeps them cooler for longer. Fill your cooler with more pouches of pre-frozen punch, replacing bulky ice-packs.

Top House Party Alcoholic Drinks to Get the Party Started

Whether it’s a classic cocktail, you choose or our trendy, tasty alternative from SUNiCE, this list of Top House Party Alcoholic Drinks to Get the Party Started has something for everyone to enjoy.
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