What's the best way to enjoy your own party? Mix up some big-batch cocktails to serve your crew by the shore.

7 Cocktails for a Crowd

What's the best way to enjoy your own party? Mix up some big-batch cocktails to serve your crew by the shore. (fun summer drinks alcohol the beach)

With many moving pieces to manage, planning and hosting a cocktail party can frazzle even a seasoned host. But, it doesn't have to be that way — at least, it doesn't have to be as stressful as you might imagine. The smart host's secret: do as much of the party prep as you can in the days prior to your party. That means choosing a punch recipe over cocktails, stocking up on beer and wine in the days prior, and relying mostly on make-ahead appetizers, like these that we've rounded up.

40+ Make-Ahead Appetizers, the Secret Weapon of Smart Hosts Everywhere

With many moving pieces to manage, planning and hosting a cocktail party can frazzle even a seasoned host. But, it doesn't have to be that way — at least, it doesn't have to be as stressful as you mig

The power of an easy, stress-free appetizer: Caprese-style skewers for the win! Sweet dessert ideas for your next cocktail party can be found at http://cakemate.com/.

Low-stress cocktail party appetizers

Get Skinny Stay Skinny (Eat Better Feel Better) - Get rid of the guilt! You can have great snacks and not feel guilty at all.

While traditional sweets work well for dinner parties, cocktail parties call for finger foods. Petite portions are ideal for a few reasons: most guests won't want to eat an entire slice of pie, miniature desserts typically appear more elegant, and perhaps most importantly, it's best to keep the spread to that which can be eaten with a glass of wine or cocktail in hand. Keep reading for 28 recipes that fit the bill.

28 Bite-Size, Party-Ready Dessert Recipes

While traditional sweets work well for dinner parties, cocktail parties call for finger foods. Petite portions are ideal for a few reasons: most guests won't want to eat an entire slice of pie, miniature desserts typically appear more elegant, and perhaps

When hosting a cocktail party, keep things bite-sized.  Keep reading for 25 of our favorite dessert and appetizer recipes that pair perfectly with bubbly, of course.

25 Finger Foods That Deserve a High Five

25 Finger Foods That Deserve a High Five: When hosting a cocktail party, the key is keeping things bite-sized so that you and your guests can navigate nibbling with a drink in hand.

Dairy Free Holiday Spiked Eggnog with Amaretto and White Rum - a delicious creamy cocktail for the holidays. This Spiked Eggnog is a boozy treat perfect for a crowd!

Holiday Spiked Eggnog

Dairy Free Holiday Spiked Eggnog with Amaretto and White Rum - a delicious creamy cocktail for the holidays. This Spiked Eggnog is a boozy treat perfect for a crowd!

75 Refreshing Non-Alcoholic Drink Recipes

75 Refreshing Non-Alcoholic Drink Recipes

Cool off and stay hydrated with a non-alcoholic drink this summer, try one of these 75 Refreshing Non-Alcoholic Drink Recipes!

De Blush 43 kun je omschrijven als heerlijk verfrissend met een zuurtje. De verse munt maakt deze cocktail met Licor 43 helemaal af.

De Blush 43 kun je omschrijven als heerlijk verfrissend met een zuurtje. De verse munt maakt deze cocktail met Licor 43 helemaal af.

This delicious food tutorial is inspired by Beauty & the Beast. Cheesecake Shooters are so delicious and this recipe can be put together in mere minutes! Such a fun princess party idea, cocktail party idea, or just a fun Disney celebration treat!

Beauty and the Beast inspired Cheesecake Shooters Recipe

This delicious food tutorial is inspired by Beauty & the Beast. Cheesecake Shooters are so delicious and this recipe can be put together in mere minutes! Such a fun princess party idea, cocktail party idea, or just a fun Disney celebration treat!

How to host an easy cocktail party. Christmas cocktail party tips.

Host an Easy Cocktail Party for the Holidays

Smoked Sausage in BBQ Sauce Recipe : Ree Drummond : Food Network - FoodNetwork.com

Smoked Sausage in BBQ Sauce

Pioneer Woman Cocktail Party - Smoked Sausage in BBQ Sauce recipe from Ree Drummond via Food Network

Tips for hosting a cocktail party with appetizers that are delicious and easy to prepare. #holidayparty #friendsgiving #partyfood #easyentertaining #cocktailparty #sponsored

Holiday Entertaining Made Simple

Throw a deliciously simple holiday cocktail party without spending lots of money on catering or decorations.

Mini quiche lorraine, delicious and easy. Perfect for brunch or a cocktail party appetizer. Via Eat Drink Pretty.

Mini quiche lorraine - these were really great, super easy to make and would be a perfect addition to a brunch.

Delicate, thin dill crepes with smoked salmon make absolutely impressive, irresistibly delicious appetizer to jazz up your cocktail party!

Dill Crepes with Smoked Salmon

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