A thrilling and elegant party is very often graced by splendid cocktails. These drinks have a lot to offer. Their refreshing flavors blended with generous alcohol transforms any occasion into a scintillating one. Topping it all is the colorful appearance and the classy appeal of these cocktails, when served in sleek and slender glasses. So blend any of your home coming parties with existing cocktails giving them all new meaning, by following these 7 luscious cocktails that you can easily prepare at home.
7. The Three Wise Men:
These three wise men are definitely not Gaspar, Baltazar and Melchor, but they are the three wise men of Scotch. They are here to offer the message-“Party All The Way”.
Ingredients: 1/3 oz Jim Beam, 1/3 oz Johnny Walker, 1/3 oz Jack Daniels
Procedure: Put some quantity of ice in a cocktail shaker. Now pour all the three wise men into it. Shake for about 10 seconds and serve it as you like.
This drink is specially meant for all scotch lovers. The revolutionary flavors create a blast that will make your event a totally unforgettable experience for everyone.
6. Deck the Halls:
Any party event is incomplete without the strong and tasty drinks the alcoholics fill their appetite with. Here is a drink that they are sure to enjoy and truly appreciate.
Ingredients: A part of Grenadine, two parts of Sambuca, a part of lagermeister and a club soda
Procedure: Pour the Grenadine, Jagermester and Sambuca into a cocktail glass. Give about 2-3 minutes for the drinks to blend, do not shake or stir the mixture. Taste the drink. If you find it strong, then dilute it with club soda depending upon your tolerance and preference for alcohol.
It is important to note that Deck of Halls is a very strong drink and you must not have it in excess to avoid decking up every space in the hall.
5. Cookie Concoction:
You’ll find cookies everywhere around the holiday season. A drink centered on the cookies is bound to be concocted.
Ingredients: 2 oz Vodka, chocolate sauce, ½ oz half milk, 2 oz Irish Cream, ½ oz Peppermint Schnapps and chocolate shavings
Procedure: In a martini glass add some chocolate sauce. Next add Irish Cream, Peppermint Schnapps, Vodka and milk into the glass. Stir the mixture thoroughly in order to blend the ingredients. Top it all with some chocolate shavings.
Cookie Concoction is an excellent combination of smoothie; alcohol and a dessert that you’ll surly crave for more.
4. The Cosmopolitan:
It has always been the ladies special and certainly takes your party to another level.
Ingredients: One teaspoon of fresh lime juice, ½ oz of cranberry juice, frozen cranberries, ½ oz Cointreau and ice
Procedure: Add ice in a cocktail shaker till half full and fill the remaining with the rest of ingredients. Shake it vigorously to evenly blend the ingredients. Pour it in a cocktail glass and top it with frozen cranberries.
This drink is sure to grab the attention of all the ladies in the party so better prepare a surplus supply.
3. Aj’s Orange Punch:
The senior editor of Amazon.com A.J. Rathbun just happens to be an ace in mixing drinks. This perfect drink is his creation.
Ingredients: Large chunks of ice, 4 oz Cointreau, 2 bottles of champagne, 4 oz brandy, a cup of cranberries and 2 wedges oranges
Procedure: Add some ice in the punch bowl till half full. Then pour Cointreau and brandy and mix until perfectly blended. Place orange wedges, champagne and cranberries in the bowl. Stir it many times. Keep it still 2-3 minutes before serving to wait for the ingredients to blend perfectly.
This drink serves about 10 people, so make sure your hall is all full before serving the drink.
2. Candy Cane Martini:
Here unconventional ingredients such as mocha and chocolate are converted into luscious martini by blending it with vodka. So is there a possibility fo a candy cane flavored martini? Oh definitely yes!
Ingredients: Crushed candy canes, one teaspoon peppermint schnapps, 1 oz vodka, 1 oz club soda and ice
Procedure: Add some ice into the cocktail shaker. Then add vodka, club soda and peppermint schnapps into it. Shake the shaker vigorously and pour the ingredients into the martini glass. Top it up with crushed candy canes.
Add more ice if you find the dink too sweet.
1. The Grinch:
Create a repulsive drink inspired by a monster for the ultimate party experience. An appealing drink by its very looks, it is sure to take you on an enthralling ride.
Ingredients: A cherry, 2 oz Midori, 1 teaspoon sugar syrup and ½ oz fresh lemon juice.
Procedure: Add all the ingredients except the cherry into the cocktail shaker. Mix the ingredients thoroughly and pour the contents into a martini glass. Place the cherry on top before serving.
The green base of the drink with the red cherry and contours of the martini glass are sure to pump up your event.