Have you found yourself daydreaming about some great summer nights filled with wonderful friends, great music and perfect setting that resembled one of the best times in your life?
If you are among those who enjoy a glass of good drink, simply to loosen up a bit or intensify the great feeling of freedom – chances are the picture you have just imagined includes the most adorable drinks ever: the famous, so-called cocktails.
As time goes by, the number of alcohol combinations that become popular rises, but there are few of them that are somehow evergreen and never get out of fashion. Luckily, all of them can be easily done at your home by mixing boozes and usually some kind of juice – all of which can be found in your nearest liquor store open.
If you ever wondered what the best-rated cocktails of all time are, read on.
Aside from being the most used cocktail in Hollywood series and the topic of numerous movies, the famous Cosmopolitan is definitely the top-selling cocktail in the world. Luckily, you can do it in the commodity of your home by mixing few simple ingredients: vodka, cranberry juice, triple-sec liquor and a bit lime – preferably lime juice.
One more containing the famous and best-sold liquor in the world: vodka, becomes even tastier when mixed with a bit of vermouth. As simple as it is, this cocktail usually goes best with sweet deserts or some snacks like soft cheese or some neutral-tasting foods.
Long Island Iced Tea
Although it has the word ‘tea’ in the name, this cocktail has nothing to do with tea. The true alcohol lovers probably have tried it many times and will do it over and over again, because this one seems to be a truly amazing and extremely strong drink. Lots of rum, gin, tequila, vodka and the inevitable triple sec combined with some citrus fruit and some cola and ice all give a unique color and a sophisticated taste you will simply adore.
Coming from the heart of Brazil – but popular worldwide, the tasty Caipirinha has become one of the best selling liquors in the world in the past few years. Although it contains a spirit that can be found anywhere in Brazil and rarely in the rest of the world: the cachaça, it’s definitely worth visiting your liquor shop nearby. If you are lucky enough to find it – adding some lime and sugar will easily become the famous Caipirinha.
While all of the previously mentioned popular cocktails go along with almost any snack – or simply drank alone, there is one more very popular one that doesn’t go along in all occasions, but surely is one of the favorites among alcohol lovers in the world. Its name is the White Russian and t contains coffee liqueur, vodka, and milk: a combination that you will definitely fall in love with.
Chances are you already heard of many of them, maybe even tried them all – but never knew what their secret ingredients are. Now that you do, head up to your nearest liquor store, buy the necessary bottles and start mixing. Enjoy!