Basic Cocktail Recipes
Updated: Feb 15
Here are some great tasting basic cocktail recipes that are very simple to prepare. All you need is just a few essentials and a little planning. No complicated ingredients or bar equipment.
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So next time you're in a party, be sure to impress and uncover your inner bartender skills. Cheers!
Vodka Cranberry / Cape Coder
You have heard of it, you have had it. If not, you must have it. The vodka cranberry is a simple drink that requires:
- Cranberry Juice
- Ice cube
- Wheel Lime
Add 60ml of the vodka and 150ml of the cranberry juice in a highball glass with some ice cubes and garnish it with a lime wheel.
Picture Credit: The Spruce Eats
Irish Old Fashioned
It’s the perfect drink for the people who like things traditional, simple and proven. That’s what old fashioned represents.
Now we are going to make Irish Old Fashioned. Ingredients required:
- Jameson Whiskey (Or any Irish you prefer)
- Sugar Syrup
- Orange Bitters
- Angostura or other aromatic bitters
Add 60ml of Jameson, 2 dash of the Angostura, 5ml part of sugar syrup and 3 dashes of orange bitters. Stir the drink with few ice and strain the drink into a glass with ice in it.
Picture Credit: Liquor.com
One of the cousins of famous drink martini, Vodka Martini is same ol’ vodka that we love but are chilled in nature and served in cocktail glasses with some dry vermouth.
Ingredients needed are:
- Dry Vermouth
- Olive/Lemon peel
Add 60ml of vodka, 1 table spoon of dry vermouth and some ice, stir or shake according to your preference. Then, strain it into the chilled martini glass and add an olive or a lemon peel as you fancy.
Picture Credit: The George Towner
There you go, enjoy these basic 3 cocktails, and discover more experiences.