If you don’t know where to start, don’t worry because this blog will be your guide on how to make effortless and delicious drinks. Any of the drinks below can be jazzed up with fruit garnishes such as cherries, pineapples, oranges, and grapefruit that will make celebrating much more fun!
Ooh lala! Yummy! Talk about the perfect drink. How do you make a cocktail the rivals the Margarita on flavor and beats it in the refreshing department? It’s easy; just add some grapefruit soda and you get the Paloma. This is another simple, but very refreshing cocktail that is made all over Mexico. One sip of this and you will be off to a vacation in Mexico with a fun sombrero on.
- 2 oz. of Blanco or Reposado tequila
- 6 oz. grapefruit juice or soda
- 1/2 ounce lime juice
Fill a tall glass with ice and add tequila and lime juice. Top it off with grapefruit juice/soda and enjoy!
3 Easy Vodka Cocktails in Less Than 5 Minutes
Vodka can be dressed up for formal celebrations and dressed down for causal get-togethers. If you have a minute, then you can make any of these cocktails
- 1 1/2 oz. Vodka
- 6 oz. pulp free orange juice
Pour the orange juice into a glass with ice, then pour in the shot of vodka. Stir and serve
- 2 oz. vodka
- 5 oz. grapefruit juice
Pour vodka and grapefruit juice into a highball glass filled with ice cubes. Stir well and celebrate!
Raspberry Cosmo– even though you don’t live on the Upper East Side, it doesn’t mean you can drink like you do
- 1 ¼ oz. Raspberry Vodka
- ¼ oz. Raspberry liquor
- Splash of cranberry juice
To add a sophisticated touch to your cocktails, use spherical or large block ice cubes. These large molds produce ice that will cool your drink without watering it down. Take it up a notch and add in fruits like grapes, diced berries, and mangos to the mold. Not only will they make your drink look instantly prettier, they will add a hint of fresh, fruit taste!