10 Cocktails to Make this Mardi Gras Season

We can’t all be lucky enough to travel to New Orleans for Mardi Gras, but that doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate wherever we are. With masks and costumes, parades and great food are usually a big part of the events. The one thing that’s common throughout all the celebrations? Great cocktails! Get into the Mardi Gras spirit with these 10 cocktail favorites.

Cajun Screwdriver 


With spicy cayenne vodka, the Cajun Screwdriver is an essential part of any Mardi Gras bash.

Sparkling Hurricane

Sparkling Hurricane

This Sparkling Hurricane is a fun and festive take on the original.

Rum Old Fashioned

Rum adds a unique flavor to this Old Fashioned.

Bourbon Milk Punch

Bourbon Milk Punch

With Mardi Gras revelry all around, the joy of strolling through the French Quarter with a Bourbon Milk Punch is hard to beat.


The comforting, minty and chocolaty Grasshopper cocktail is the perfect nightcap for Carnival season.

Ojen Cocktail


Beloved by New Orleanians, especially during Carnival season, the Ojen Cocktail has become the unofficial Krewe cocktail for the Rex Organization, and the drink used to toast the King of Carnival on Mardi Gras Day.

Ramos Gin Fizz

Ramos Gin Fizz

Shake up your Mardi Gras party with the Ramos Gin Fizz.

Big Easy Martini

Big Easy Martini

Meet the perfect Carnival season sipper. 

Spiced Rum Punch

Spiced Rum Punch Recipe

Citrusy and delicious, this cocktail will be a welcome addition to any festive get-together.


Proud Mary

The Proud Mary


The Proud Mary is a Cajun Bloody Mary of the finest order. 


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