Mother's Day 2023: Surprise Your Mom These Special Cocktails

Mother’s Day is a very special moment; it is the time to show gratitude to our mothers for all the unconditional love and care she has given to us. This is an occasion to honour and appreciate the important role they play in our lives. It is not always important to throw a huge party or buy her expensive gifts; just spending some quality time with her is enough. 

Since Mother’s Day falls on Sunday this time, why not get behind the bar to shake up something special for her? Surprise your mom with some delicious cocktails she can savour all day long. If you liked this idea, we have also brought some easy and unique cocktail recipes for you. Whether she has a sweet tooth for fruity concoctions or a taste for something spicy, these recipes cover everything. 

From ‘beat a treat’ to ‘passionate picante’, here are four cocktail recipes for you to treat your mom on Mother’s Day: 

Beet a Treat


  • 60ml Maka Zai gold rum  
  • 40ml beetroot syrup  
  • 10ml espresso  
  • 20ml fresh lime juice   
  • 10g palm sugar   
  • Garnish: coffee beans  


  • Add all the ingredients to a shaker and give it a nice shake.  
  • Pour into a coupe glass with ice and garnish with some coffee beans. Cheers!  

Red Melon Collins 


  • 60ml Maka Zai white rum  
  • 15ml fresh lime juice  
  • 15ml honey water  
  • 30ml carbonated water  
  • 4-5 fresh watermelon chunks  
  • 2-3 fresh basil leaves  


  • Add all the ingredients directly into a highball glass over ice. 
  • Garnish with fresh basil and watermelon chunks and enjoy.  

Bloody Whisky   


  • 50ml whisky   
  • 30ml blood orange (fresh or cordial)   
  • 10 ml sweet and sour mix    


  • Add the whisky, blood orange, and sweet and sour mix into a mixing glass.  
  • Add ice and shake hard, till chilled. Strain the drink out into a glass filled with ice.   

Passionate Picante 


  • 60ml tequila   
  • 30ml passion fruit  
  • 35ml lime juice  
  • 10ml jalapeno brine  
  • 3 jalapeno slices  


  • Add the ingredients into a shaker and give it a whirl for 30 seconds. 
  • Pour the liquid in an old-fashioned glass that is coated with paprika, salt and sugar on the rim. Serve.