Party and cocktail - the two terms seem to be synonymous, almost! Whenever you go to a party, the sight of cocktails being served is almost ubiquitous. If you are also planning a party, with liquor involved, it is advisable to serve cocktails. It suits those who do not prefer alcohol ‘with soda’ or ‘on the rocks’ much. However, you need to consider the taste of people while deciding on the cocktails to be served. Men and women usually have different tastes, when it comes to cocktails, and it is better to be aware of them beforehand. In the following lines, we have provided the list of some of the most popular cocktails for guys, along with their recipes.
Best Men’s Cocktail Drinks
It requires juice of 1/4th lemon, 1 oz. Triple Sec and 1 oz. Brandy or Cognac. Combine all the ingredients in a shaker, with ice, and shake well. Strain into a cocktail glass and serve.
It requires 1½ oz. Bacardi Light or Gold Rum, ½ oz. Lime Juice, 1 tsp Grenadine and ½ tsp sugar (optional). Combine all the ingredients in a shaker, with ice, and shake well. Strain into a cocktail glass, over ice.
It requires 1 2/3 oz. Gin and 1/3 oz. Dry Vermouth. Combine vermouth and gin, over ice cubes, in a mixing glass. Strain into a cocktail glass and serve with a twist of lemon peel or an olive.
It requires 1½ oz. Vodka, ¼ oz. Lemon Juice, 2 drops Worcestershire, 2 drops Tabasco, Tomato Juice and Salt & Pepper to taste. Take a Collins glass filled with ice. Combine all the ingredients and stir well. Garnish with a lime squeeze
It requires 1½ oz. Bourbon, ¼ oz. Sweet Vermouth or Dry Vermouth (in case of Dry Manhattan) and a dash of Angostura Bitters (optional). Stir Combine all the ingredients in a shaker, with ice, and shake well. Strain into a cocktail glass and garnish with a maraschino cherry.
It requires 1 oz. Vodka and Orange Juice. Take a highball or bucket glass and fill it with ice. Now, pour vodka into the glass and fill it with orange juice. Your screwdriver is ready to be served.
It requires 1½ oz. Scotch and ½ oz. Drambuie. Combine the ingredients in a mixing glass, with the Drambuie going last. Take a rocks glass and fill it with ice. Strain the drink in the glass, on the rocks.
Oak Room Special
It requires 1 oz. Brandy, 1 oz. Cherry Brandy and 1 oz. Creme de Cacao. Combine all the ingredients in a shaker, with ice, and shake well. Strain into a chilled martini or cocktail glass and serve.