Father’s day is coming which means its time to start planning how to show dad just how much you care about him! One way (and always an appreciated one) is by having a delicious cocktail ready for dad to sip on while putting his feet up. Dad’s work hard a deserve the world! Check out our amazing list of Father’s Day Cocktail ideas below!
The Ultimate List of Father’s Day Cocktail Ideas
Figuring out what cocktail dad would want can be tricky, is he a bourbon guy? Maybe Whiskey, vodka, or gin! Once you figure out what type he prefers you can narrow down which one to make. Maybe he just enjoys the classics like a Dry Martini or a Whiskey Sour. However if you feel he may want to try something new this list also has plenty of those. From spins on classics to totally new ideas that we are certain you would never have thought of (But may just be a new favorite after). Not to mention some delicious coffee infused cocktails Dad would love to wake up too! Have some fun this Father’s Day! So go on, getting looking at our list of Father’s Day Cocktail ideas!
Father's Day Cocktail Recipe Ideas
Father's Day is fast approuching which means its time to start planning your cocktail menu to help dad relax all day long! From classic cocktails to totally unique ones! You will easily find the perfect drink to serve dad.
Refreshing Dragon's Fire Cocktail
Let’s add a little fire to your life! Cocktail form of course. This dragon’s fire cocktail is packed with spice and sweet thanks to the combination of Fireball, fruit juices, and other alcohols. Perfect for any Dad to enjoy!
Apple Cider Maple Fizz Cocktail Recipe
Who doesn't love apple, maple, and a little fizz! Dad would go crazy for this refreshingly sweet cocktail this Father's Day!
Sour Cherry Liqueur
Whether you wish to add it to a drink mix or simply enjoy it on it’s own, find out how truly easy it is to make a delicious, homemade sour cherry liqueur.
Reese's Martini Cocktail Recipe
Reese’s Peanut butter cup fans rejoice, we have the ultimate cocktail for you! Our Reese’s Martini Cocktail recipe is packed full of peanut butter cups, whiskey, and Irish cream! Making it the ultimate chocolate, peanut butter and creamy delight to enjoy.
This unique and delicious whiskey cocktail recipe features Skrewball Whiskey and is a peanut butter lover’s Dream.
Classic Tom Collins Cocktail Recipe
A true clasic every Dad would love! This gin based cocktail is a must try and make this Father's Day! Citrus, sweet, and packed with gin. Total win.
Old Fashioned Cocktail
Orange Julius Cocktail (Gluten-Free, Vegan)
Smoked Manhattan uses smoked ice to add a subtle smoked flavor to this classic cocktail. Using fruit wood or flavored tobacco you can create your own speakeasy quality libation. Every Father would love one of these this Father's Day.
Peanut Butter White Russian
This peanut butter White Russian is an easy to make three ingredient cocktail. It is rich and creamy and makes the perfect sipper for celebrations such as Father's day.
Black Walnut Old Fashioned
This Black Walnut Old Fashioned is the perfect unique cocktail Dad is sure to love and a great alternative to a classic old fashioned. It can be made with your favorite whiskey or bourbon and a few additional unique spirits, like black walnut bitters, that will make a great addition to your home bar.
Baileys & Kahlua Boozy Dalgona Whipped Coffee
Start Dad's day off right with these delicious boozy coffee! Trust us, there's no better way than one of these delicious Bailey and Kahula Dalgona's!
Dad will love this classic yet simple 3-2-1 margarita. With this ratio, you can make 1 or a batch of 10. Perfect for a backyard BBQ party.
This refreshing Cucumber Margarita on the rocks is so delicious and so easy to make with only a handful of ingredients! Whether you are making one or a whole pitcher, this cocktail is sure to be a hit!
Apple Whiskey Smash
Mezcal Mule Cocktail Recipe
This Mezcal Mule recipe effortlessly combines your favorite ginger beer with freshly squeezed lime juice, resulting in a delightful and easy-to-make concoction.
Old Fashioned Bourbon Thyme Cocktail
This Bourbon Thyme Cocktail is an herbaceous twist on an Old Fashioned. Made with a honey simple syrup infused with fresh thyme.
Tequila Gimlet Cocktail
An easy twist on a classic, this Tequila Gimlet is one refreshing tequila cocktail. Made with fresh lime juice and agave nectar!
Bloody Mary with Bacon
Tanqueray Gin and Tonic (with Rosemary)
The Tanqueray Gin and Tonic is a classic cocktail that has been given new life with the introduction of Tanqueray Rangpur Gin. Crafted using rare Rangpur limes, it has a distinct flavor with zesty freshness and sweetness which makes it a delicious summer cocktail.
This easy Champagne Margarita pairs the lime flavor you love in a margarita with the bubbly fizz of champagne. It’s the perfect drink for any festive occasion.
A Kentucky Mule is a variation of the classic Moscow Mule, which is made with vodka instead of bourbon. The addition of bourbon gives the drink a bit more depth and complexity, making it perfect for sipping on a warm summer day.
Summer Whiskey Cocktail
Nothing says summer days than a cocktail with blackberries in it! Dad would sure be happy if he was served one of these while relaxing this Father's Day.
Chai Moscow Mule with Burnt Cinnamon
This Chai Moscow Mule features vodka, chai concentrate, and ginger beer. Perfectly spiced and refreshing any time of year!
Calling all shot lovers and pickle fans alike! Get ready to have your taste buds tantalized by one of the craziest and most unique adult beverages to hit the scene – pickle shots. Combining the tartness of pickles, the saltiness of the brine, and an unworldly kick of vodka, you won’t believe how amazing and flavorful these shots are.
Gin and Tonic
Raise a toast this Father's Day with a classic Gin and Tonic, a timeless cocktail that's a perfect blend of sharp, refreshing flavors. Not only is this sophisticated beverage easy to prepare, but its balanced blend of botanical gin and fizzy tonic is sure to be a hit with dads who appreciate a well-made drink.
Cuban Breeze Cocktail
The Best Bourbon Old Fashioned
For the Bourbon enthusiast, the Best Bourbon Old Fashioned. This perfectly balanced classic combines bourbon, simple syrup, bitters, with an orange twist and Luxardo cherry.
Bourbon Whiskey Sour
This classic bourbon sour is refreshingly sweet and sour with a velvet foamy top.
This riff on the classic margarita combines bourbon, agave syrup, and lime! With a salted rim you won't be able to stop sipping!
Spicy Smoked Pineapple Margarita
A cocktail that starts on the smoker? Yep and it's amazing. A little heat, a little sweet and super smooth.
London Mule (aka gin buck or Foghorn cocktail)
Replace the vodka in a typical mule with gin and you end up with a London mule. This partnership of gin, lime and ginger beer results in an easy-to-make, bubbly, citrussy and fiery drink. It's a winning combination.
Dry Martini: the Ultimate Classic Cocktail
Dad's a classic, so make him a classic martini. Just gin, dry vermouth, and olives. Stirred, not shaken, no matter how much he aspires to be a secret agent!
Perfect Brandy Manhattan Recipe
This Perfect Brandy Manhattan recipe is a variation of one the most classic cocktails. It combines the rich and smooth taste of brandy with both sweet and dry vermouths for a “perfect” brandy cocktail. Dad's a classic. Make one for him on Father's Day.
Are you looking for an easy bourbon cocktail recipe for your next Happy Hour at Home? Look no further than the Bourbon Sidecar!
(French) Basil & Lillet Spritz Recipe
Mezcal Chocolate Cherry
Lime drink can be made with vodka or as a mocktail too. A great summertime drink to make for the holidays.
Honey Apple Whiskey
Dads who love whiskey will really love this honey apple whiskey! Perfect for sipping, over ice, or in your favorite cocktails. Even if you’re not a whiskey drinker, you might just fall in love with THIS whiskey.
Citrus Sidecar Cocktail
The classic sidecar cocktail is made with cognac or brandy, orange liqueur, and lemon juice.
Rosemary-Grapefruit Gin Fizz
A delicious, fizzy grapefruit and gin cocktail with homemade (easy!) rosemary syrup.
Sweet Whiskey Lemonade
This easy, refreshing cocktail uses your favorite whiskey or bourbon! Topped with a splash of tonic water for a fresh, bubbly feeling.
Blueberry Whiskey Spritzers
These easy blueberry whiskey spritzers are simple to make and bursting with summer flavor. Fresh blueberries, lemon juice, and a splash of club soda or tonic water make easy whiskey cocktails or mocktails perfect for Father's day entertaining.
You’re gonna love this thirst-quenching, crowd-pleasing Bourbon Lemonade Recipe. It’s a smooth and sweet cocktail you can easily whip up with just 2 ingredients!
What an awesome list! Hopefully you found a handful of amazing drinks to serve up to dad! Want a few more ideas? Check out these fun Jello Shot recipes we are sure Dad would love or even this delicious Boozy Milkshake which is inspired by Star Wars! Before you get started ensure you have everything needed! Here’s a quick check list for you:
- Cocktail Shaker
- Glasses (Wine, Martini, Whiskey glass, etc)
- Lots of Ice
- Straws or Umbrella’s
- Lastly, Alcohol & Juices required.
Once you’ve checked all those off you are set! Happy Father’s Day!