As summer approaches, it’s time to start thinking of how you and your business will set itself apart from the competition. Attract customers trying to beat the heat this summer by offering new seasonal flavors from your frozen cocktail machine. This will keep them cool during hot weather.

Below are some fun big batch frozen cocktail recipes to inspire you as you prepare for the summer rush! Each of these is a batch recipe meant for your frozen beverage machine. Feel free to tweak for your preference.

Frozen Malibu Bay Breeze
This tropical delight combines the flavors of coconut, pineapple, and cranberry with a kick of rum. Simply combine all the ingredients, pour them into your frozen drink machine, and let it do its magic! For an extra touch, garnish with a slice of pineapple for a taste of paradise.

  • Ingredients:
  • 64 oz Blackbird Piña Colada Mix
  • 150 oz Water
  • 60 oz Rum
  • 40 oz Cranberry juice
  • 40 oz Pineapple juice

Frozen Long Island Tea
This frozen twist on a classic cocktail packs a punch with rum, vodka, tequila, gin, and cola. Blend all the ingredients into a large bucket and pour them into your frozen beverage machine. Once frozen, serve in tall glasses with a lemon wedge for a refreshing sip.


  • 32 oz Blackbird Bitters Mix
  • 32 oz Blackbird Citrus Mix
  • 100 oz Water
  • 30 oz Rum
  • 30 oz Vodka
  • 30 oz Tequila
  • 30 oz Gin
  • 100 oz Cola

Frozen Prickly Pear Margarita
Add a touch of Southwestern flair to your party with this vibrant frozen margarita. Make a Blackbird Margarita by mixing the mix with tequila, water, and prickly pear syrup. Combine all ingredients and pour them into your frozen margarita machine! This drink is sweet and tangy, perfect for cooling off on a hot day.


  • 64 oz Blackbird Margarita Mix
  • 200 oz Water
  • 50 oz Tequila
  • 25 oz Prickly Pear Syrup

Frozen Bourbon Slush
Bourbon lovers will swoon over this frosty bourbon slush. This cocktail has Blackbird Bitters Mix, Mojito Mix, Citrus Mix, bourbon, pineapple juice, and sweet tea. Perfect for those looking for something sweet, tangy, and boozy.


  • 32 oz Blackbird Bitters Mix
  • 32 oz Blackbird Mojito Mix
  • 32 oz Blackbird Citrus Mix
  • 150 oz Water
  • 50 oz Bourbon
  • 40 oz Pineapple juice
  • 20 oz Sweet Tea

Frozen Aperol Spritz
Transport yourself to an Italian piazza with this frozen take on the classic Aperol Spritz. Mix Blackbird Citrus Mix, Frosé Mix, water, Aperol, and Prosecco for a light and bubbly cocktail perfect for celebrating.


  • 32 oz Blackbird Citrus Mix
  • 32 oz Blackbird Frosé Mix
  • 192 oz Water
  • 26 oz Aperol
  • 100 oz Prosecco

Don’t be afraid to get creative and experiment with these frozen cocktail recipes. Whether you’re adding your own unique twist or inventing entirely new concoctions, the possibilities are endless. And if you need a space to test out your creations, our test kitchen and Taylor frozen beverage machines are at your disposal. We’re here to help bring your frozen drink dreams to life!

If you want convenience without sacrificing quality, try Blackbird Cocktail mixes. They’re an easy way to improve what you offer.

And if you’re yet to explore the possibilities of a Taylor frozen cocktail machine, fear not. Take advantage of our frozen cocktail profit calculator to discover the potential growth it could bring to your business.

Ready to embark on this flavorful journey? Get in touch to schedule a consultation and kickstart the planning process for your summer menu lineup. Here’s to a season brimming with delectable drinks and satisfied customers! Cheers!