Margarita, Sangria or Mojito are cocktails that have millions of fans all over the world. Which drinks are the most popular among connoisseurs of alcohol? Let’s find out!
The leader among the most popular alcoholic cocktails in the world is Margarita. To prepare it we need tequila, lime juice and Cointreau liqueur. According to a survey conducted among the inhabitants of 115 countries, this tasty Mexican drink is most popular in the United States, Canada and Australia.
Poles are particularly fond of Mojitos. According to the survey, this popular drink of Cuban origin is also loved by Scandinavians. To make this uncomplicated alcoholic cocktail you need white rum, lime juice, mint leaves, sugar, ice and soda water.
What do we like to drink to loosen up besides Margaritas and Mojitos? Here’s a short list of cocktails that are most popular with the world’s population:
This delicious cocktail consists of vodka, coffee liqueur and cream. How it is made A few ice cubes are placed in a glass and then vodka, liqueur and finally cream are poured.
Another well known and loved drink that consists of vodka (can be flavored), lime juice and passion fruit puree. The Pornstar martini is very refreshing – perfect for enjoying during hot vacations.
This is a very popular cocktail native to sunny Spain. Literally translated, sangria means “bloodletting.” The drink is made of wine with added fruit (oranges, pears, apples), fruit juices and ice. Sangria can be made with red or white wine. It is a great drink for hot weather.
This exotic drink is a combination of white rum, pineapple juice and coconut milk. You can also make a non-alcoholic version of the cocktail by adding more coconut milk instead of rum. The Pina Colada is best served in a cocktail glass with a straw and a decorative umbrella.
Another drink we can order in almost every bar is the Daiquiri, a delicious Cuban-style cocktail. To prepare it, we need white rum, sugar syrup and lime juice.
Moscow mule is a drink based on ginger beer, vodka and lime juice, which is often served at many parties. Contrary to the misleading name, it was created not in Russia but in America – its originators wanted this way to increase the demand for ginger beer. The drink should be served in a tall glass. The Mexican version of this alcoholic cocktail is called Tequila Mule.
This is an iconic cocktail based on vodka, dry white vermouth, garnished with green olive and a spring of lemon peel. It is obligatory to add ice cubes. Bartenders agree that this is quite a specific drink, which you either love or hate.
The last strong and sophisticated alcoholic cocktail is the Sidecar – to prepare it we need cognac, orange liqueur and freshly squeezed lemon juice. It will be perfect for a house party, wedding or corporate banquet, providing a real feast for the taste buds.
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