Social Events for Your Next Cocktail Box

August 12, 2019

It’s time to let you in on a secret. While social events are the perfect occasion to enjoy one of our cocktail boxes, you don’t actually need a reason to order one.

Truly.

Our cocktail boxes are great to share but even better to savour. Order a box to help you unwind during a long working week or treat yourself to cocktail-filled weekends. It’s your choice.

However, if you feel you still need a good reason to order one of our amazing cocktail boxes, here are 10 social events that fit the bill. From holidays to birthdays to corporate events, our cocktail boxes are sure to add something special to any celebration.

 

1. Cocktail Party

Why not switch out wine and beer for your next gathering to make it a truly special occasion? A cocktail party oozes class, elegance and sophistication. There’s something truly special about the look and feel of a cocktail that’s sure to make your party one to remember.

Impress your guests with the Moscow MuleTraditionally served in a copper mug, your guests will love the novelty of this refreshing cocktail. Made from vodka, pure lime juice and topped with a premium ginger beer, this unique and refreshing cocktail is sure to turn heads. 

 

2. Office Drinks

If you have the job of organising office drinks this time around, take them to the next level with one of our cocktail boxes. Your colleagues will love your choice of drinks and you might just even get yourself into the boss’ good books too. 

Treat your colleagues to a Lemon Drop Martini  shaken, not stirred. This delicious ready-to-mix cocktail looks the goods yet is so easy to make. Served in an iconic cocktail glass, you are sure to make a lasting impression on your workplace (in a good way!) with this cocktail box.

 

3. BBQ with Friends

BYO cocktails anyone? Get the party started by taking a Cocktail Collective box with you to your next neighbourhood BBQ. Shout your friends to a round of Margaritas with our cocktail box that makes up to 15 deliciously decadent Margarita cocktails. 

Including all the ingredients you need, pre-measured, ready-to-mix and paired with an easy-to-follow recipe card, you’ll wow your friends with your cocktail making skills. Lift the backyard BBQ to new heights with our popular Margarita cocktail box. 

4. Sophisticated Dinner Party

Despite its name, a dinner party is actually not all about the food. The drinks you serve also play an important part in the success of the night. Get ready to frock up, bring out the ‘good’ dinner set, create a culinary masterpiece and impress your guests with a glamorous cocktail. 

After a leisurely dinner, nothing screams sophistication like an Espresso Martini. The bittersweet pairing of vodka and coffee complements rich desserts, delivering the perfect ending to any occasion. Ensure your next dinner party exudes glamour with one of our cocktail boxes.

5. Birthday Party Celebration

Looking for a unique gift for your loved one’s birthday party celebration? Packaged to impress, our cocktail gift boxes contain everything needed to craft delicious cocktails, a gift that keeps on giving, long after the party is over. 

For her, the French 75 gift box is a beautifully presented ready-to-mix birthday cocktail box set of fabulous fun. For him, the Bourbon Old Fashioned birthday gift box, complete with quality whiskey tumblers, is the perfect choice. 

Not sure of their cocktail preference? We promise we won’t judge you for purchasing a Cocktail Collective gift voucher instead (available in $10, $25, $50, $100 and $150).

6. Corporate Entertaining

It’s time to move on from the old “wine and dine” approach to corporate entertaining. Set your company apart from the rest by inviting your clients to “cocktail and chat” instead, taking a more relaxed and informal approach to corporate entertaining. 

Keep it casual by serving the iconic Daiquiri a classic blend of white rum, lime juice and gomme syrup. Toast to future success by sharing these easy to make yet impressive looking cocktails with your clients. A Daiquiri cocktail box is sure to add the X factor to your next corporate event.

 

7. Hens Party

If there was ever a social event made for cocktails, it’s the hens party. Whether you’re planning a classy night in or a raucous night out, our cocktail boxes are tailor made to get your party started (and keep it going).

Add colour, vibrancy and flavour to the hens party with the ever-popular BeachcomberThis tropical tiki-cocktail blends white rum, triple sec and cherry liqueur with premium lime juice to boost the mood. You won’t go wrong with this cocktail box, delivering everything you need to host the perfect hens night.

8. New Years Eve Festivities

Ditch the resolutions you are never going to keep and resolve instead to bring in the new year in style. Take your NYE festivities up a notch with a cocktail celebration your friends will still be talking about for years to come.

Toast in the new year with a French 75combining traditional champagne with gin and a twist of lemon. Deliciously simple and beautiful to behold, this cocktail is the real deal. Quick to prepare and elegant to serve, you won’t miss the fireworks creating this masterpiece.

9. Stag Night

Cocktails may not immediately come to mind when you think about stag nights but don’t immediately dismiss the idea. A Bourbon Old Fashioned or a Negroni is the perfect toast to the upcoming nuptials, allowing your guests time to sit, sip, relax and enjoy. 

A delicious amber blend of gin, rosso vermouth and amaro, the Negroni is served over ice. Quick to prepare but designed to be savoured slowly, a Negroni gift set makes the ideal gift for the groom and adds class and style to the stag night. 

10. Christmas Celebration

Hosting Christmas this year? Stamp your mark on family tradition by introducing the joy of the cocktail to your Christmas celebration. Surprise your guests with a celebratory French 75 or impress them with the head-turning Moscow Mule.

To share wonderful memories and create new ones, consider introducingBourbon Old Fashioned cocktail box to your Christmas celebration. Delivering comfort and warmth, the Bourbon Old Fashioned is the perfect cocktail for a gathering of loved ones.

Whatever the occasion, bring your next social event to life with a Cocktail Collective gift set or cocktail box.