Nowadays, more and more people have started enjoying their mixed drinks, not only at various parties or at the bar, but also at home. These beverages are made by mixing a little alcohol with certain parts of various other ingredients.
There are chances you may not like a particular mixed drink. However, with time you will be able to figure out, which of the drinks are the best suited to your taste. Having said that we will now look at a few mixed drink recipes, which are extremely popular all over the world.
Best Mixed Drink Recipes
The mixed drinks are commonly also referred to as cocktails. Different types of alcohol are used to make these drinks. Normally they are combined with soda or fruit juices. Other ingredients like sugar, honey, milk, cream, ice, herbs, etc., are combined with alcohol to 'spice' up the drink.
If you like rum, then you may want to try this recipe. Mix 1½ part 151 proof rum with 1 part Malibu coconut rum, and 5 parts chilled pineapple juice. In a shaker, mix all the ingredients well and serve it in a highball glass.
In a shaker mix the cherry brandy, gin, grenadine, and soda. Shake the ingredients well. Add ice cubes to the shaker and shake the ingredients well again. Pour the drink in the glass with ice cubes and garnish with pineapple slices and maraschino berry.
This is the recipe to make the best cocktails with vodka. Combine 1½ oz gin, 1½ oz vodka, with ½ part grapefruit juice, ½ part orange juice, and a splash of coca cola. Pour vodka and gin in a collins glass. Top it of with grapefruit juice. Pour the mixture in a shaker and shake well. Now fill the collins glass with mixture and add a splash of coca cola.
Apart from these mixed drinks, you may want to try some of the other recipes as well. You can make the best mixed drinks for men by adding tequila, whiskey, or beer. Combine these drinks either with a little tequila, whiskey, or beer. This can add a unique twist to the drinks.