Guests often hate to arrive at a party empty-handed. But in many cases, their good manners can leave you with a table full of half-empty liquor bottles and unopened gifts of wine, spirits and other well-intended intoxicants.
You hate to throw your party guests’ offerings away after the soiree is over, but it can be tough to know what to do with all that leftover booze, especially when you’re faced with picks you don’t typically buy yourself (think: those 10 bottles of Irish Cream).
To provide a creative solution (and keep all those leftovers from going to waste), Earth911 rounded up common alcohol gifts from weekend get-togethers, along with food and drink recipes to give them a brand new life.
- Irish Cream Liqueur
- Whiskey and Bourbon
- Coffee Liqueur
- Pepper Vodka
- Peppermint Schnapps
- Ideas for other alcohol leftovers