The world of booze is hyper-sensitive to taste, aroma and presentation of drinks. Here is where the art of mixing and shaking cocktails kicks in to make sure you enjoy every drop of your booze delightfully. It takes a lot of practice and expertise to master a cocktail. And if you love making your drink then you must try these recipes of the 10 best cocktails in the world.
Probably one of the most popular drinks in the world, Mojito preparation is quite simple.
Stir 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice and superfine sugar in a 10-ounce glass until it dissolves completely. Add a quarter cup of crushed ice, mint leaves and stir gently for 15 seconds. Afterward, add 45 ml white rum, 2 tablespoons club soda and top it up with ice. Again stir it for 5 seconds and put mint leaves over the cocktail’s surface. Serve Mojito with a long straw.
#9 Espresso Martini
This freshly brewed cocktail is an after-dinner favorite.
Pour 1 tablespoon of sugar syrup in a cocktail shaker with a quarter cup of ice, 45 ml vodka, 1 tablespoon espresso, and coffee liqueur. Shake for 30 seconds and serve immediately.
#8 Moscow Mule
Moscow cocktail has nothing to do with Moscow or mules.
Pour 45 ml vodka, half ounce lime juice, quarter cup ice cubes, and a half ounce ginger beer. Stir it for 20 seconds and serve it with a lime wedge.
It is a pure classic drink!
Put quarter cup ice in cocktail shaker, add 2 parts whiskey and 1 part sweet vermouth. Shake for 25-30 seconds and serve. Rub orange peel around the rim of the glass before pouring the drink. Also, don’t forget to add 1 or 2 Real Maraschino Cherries in it.
Refreshing Margarita is summer’s favorite.
Add 45 ml tequila, half cup ice, 1 tablespoon triple sec liqueur and 1 tablespoon lime juice in a cocktail shaker. Shake it for 30 seconds. Strain it in a glass and garnish it with a lime wedge before serving.
Daiquiri is the most ordered rum drink in the world in 2018.
Pour 60 ml rum, cups of ice, 2 tablespoons lime juice and 1 tablespoon of simple syrup and shake well for 45 seconds. Strain the drink into the glass.
#4 Dry Martini
The queen of cocktails and everyone’s favorite.
Add 2 parts of gin and one part of dry along with a dash of orange bitters and stir for 25 seconds. Strain it straight into a classic cocktail glass.
#3 Whiskey Sour
One of the most innovative cocktails in the world, whiskey sour is slowly becoming popular across the globe.
Add 45 ml Bourbon whiskey, 2 tablespoons of fresh lime juice, 2 tablespoons of simple syrup and one cherry in a cocktail shaker. Shake it for 30 seconds. You can also shake it with one egg white to give it a nice creamy white texture.
The perfect blend of booze.
Add 30 mil gin, 30 ml Campari liqueur and 30 ml sweet vermouth and stir for 20 seconds. Strain it in a glass filled with big rocks. Garnish it with an orange peel.
#1 Old Fashioned
Old Fashioned never goes out of fashion.
Take an Old Fashioned glass, put a sugar cube in it, add one tablespoon of angostura bitter, superfine sugar and club soda each. Stir it and add 45 ml of bourbon whiskey or rye. Add an ice cube and garnish with an orange wedge.