Every hostess needs a few drink recipes in her arsenal. Here, our five favorite sippers of the year. Cheers!

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Erin McDowell

Best Bloody Marys

Homemade mix = next-level brunch cocktails.

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Erin McDowell

Cranberry-Mint Holiday Punch

A light, refreshing self-serve party drink.

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Erin McDowell

Boozy Mulled Cider

Cozy up near the fire, mug of cider in hand.

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Erin McDowell

White Sangria

Best served with good friends and homemade tacos.

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Erin McDowell

Red Gin Spritz

The secret's in the blood orange-mint syrup.

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