Every person has a different palate. To name the top ten bar drinks is not easy. From New York to California the popularity of drinks will vary just as each person’s taste for a cocktail does. The cocktails listed are those that have stood the test of time over the years.
This classic drink is made with gin or vodka and mixed with a splash of vermouth. The martini can be served up or on the rocks. The martini within the last several years has taken many twists. From a cosmopolitan to a chocolate martini the types are limitless.
You cannot walk into a bar without seeing the beer offered on tap. Having an icy cold beer poured into a chilled glass with just a touch of foam on top is one of the best amenities of drinking in a bar.
This popular drink made with a mixture of rum, sugar and mint is served on the rocks. It is a refreshing summer drink that is enjoyed by many.
The margarita is a traditional cocktail enjoyed during the hot summer days. Said to be discovered after World War II in California, this ever popular drink is a pleaser. Taking tequila, lime juice, and orange liquor this cocktail can be served frozen or on the rocks.
This delicious brunch cocktail is a mixture of vodka, tomato juice and just the right spices. You can garnish the drink with a pickle or celery stalk. A great Bloody Mary is made from scratch by a talented bartender.
With a high end scotch, bitters and sweet vermouth this drink is served up or on the rocks. This cocktail has stood the test of time. It is a classic bar cocktail that can be enjoyed during any night out.
There are many variations of a daiquiri to choose from. Taking a fruit of your choice pour rum and ice into a blender and mix until it is a smooth frozen combination.
Vodka or gin and tonic
This is a traditional drink easy to make. Refreshing for any time of year chose your gin or vodka of choice, mix with tonic and garnish with a wedge of lime.
The Long Island Ice Tea
This drink is a mixture of several types of alcohol. You mix vodka, rum, tequila, rum, triple sec, coca-cola and sweet and sour mix pour over ice into a Collins glass. This is a strong but tasty beverage.
These drinks are popular summer cocktails. To make take a blend of cranberry, grapefruit juice and mix with vodka pour over ice and serve.