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1

Mojito

MOJITO

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml White Rum
8 Mint leaves
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup
25 ml Lime Juice
2 Mint sprigs

DID YOU KNOW?

In the 2006 movie “Miami Vice” lead character Crockett is seen drinking a Mojito from the bartender in the very first scene.

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2

Martini

MARTINI

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Gin
10 ml Dry Vermouth
Lemon twist

DID YOU KNOW?

H.L Mencken called the Martini “the only American invention as perfect as the sonnet”.

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3

Daiquiri

DAIQUIRI

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml White Rum
1 1/2 bar spoons Sugar
25 ml Lime Juice
Lime slice

DID YOU KNOW?

Due to Roosevelt`s Good Neighbour policy (which opened up trade with Cuba, Latin America and the Carribean) rum became easily obtainable in the 1940S and this helped drive the popularity of the daiquiri in the US.

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4

Old Fashioned

OLD FASHIONED

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Bourbon
2 dashes Angostura Bitters
1 dash Orange Bitters
1 bar spoon Sugar
Orange peel

DID YOU KNOW?

The name references the combinations age, as it is perhaps the first drink to be called a cocktail.

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5

Cosmopolitan

COSMOPOLITAN

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Citrus Vodka
12 1/2 ml Triple Sec
30 ml Cranberry Juice
1/2 squeezed lemon
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup

DID YOU KNOW?

The Cosmopolitan gained significant popularity in the 1990s partly due to the fact that Sarah Jessica Parkers character, Carrie Bradshaw, in the hit televsion programme, “Sex in the City”, often ordered the drink.

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6

Caipirinha

CAIPIRINHA

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Cachaca
1/2 Lime
1 teaspoon Brown Sugar
Lime Wedge

DID YOU KNOW?

The word Caipirinha is a diminutive version of the word caipira, which refers to someone from the countryside.

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7

White Russian

WHITE RUSSIAN

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Vodka
25 ml Coffee Liqueur
15 ml Cream
15 ml Milk
Chocolate Powder
Coffee Bean

DID YOU KNOW?

The White Russian is the favourite drink of Jeffrey “The Dude” Lebowski, the main character of the 1998 film, “The Big Lebowski”.

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8

Pina Colada

PINA COLADA

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml White Rum
100 ml Pineapple Juice
25 ml Coconut Cream
25 ml Cream
Pineapple Slice
pinch of Salt

DID YOU KNOW?

In 1978 the government declared the Pina Colada to be the official drink of Puerto Rico.

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9

Negroni

NEGRONI

INGREDIENTS LIST

25 ml Gin
25 ml Sweet Red Vermouth
25 ml Campari
Orange Peel

DID YOU KNOW?

Legend has it that Count Camillio Negroni invented this drink by asking his bartender to strengthen his favourite drink, Americano, by adding gin rather than the normal soda water.

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10

Bramble

BRAMBLE

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Gin
10 ml Crème de Mure
25 ml Lemon Juice
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup
Blackberry

DID YOU KNOW?

The Bramble was invented by Dick Bradsell in 1984 at Freds Club in Londons SOHO.

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11

Margarita

MARGARITA

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Tequila
12 1/2 ml Triple Sec
25 ml Lime Juice
12 1/2 ml Simple Syrup
salt

DID YOU KNOW?

Margarita is the most common tequila-based cocktail in the world.

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12

Dark `N` Stormy

DARK `N` STORMY

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Dark Rum
4 Lime quarters
1 1/2 bar spoons Brown Sugar
splash Ginger Beer
Lime wedge

DID YOU KNOW?

This drink gained popularity through the sailing community up and down the east coast of the USA, having been brought home by various sailors who visited Bermuda.

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13

Cuba Libre

CUBA LIBRE

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Anejo Rum
8 Lime wedges
100 ml Cola
Lime wedge

DID YOU KNOW?

In Russia, Cuba Libre without the lime juice is called Rock-n-Roll Star, after a popular song that features the recipe.

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14

Sazerac

SAZERAC

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Rye Whiskey
5 ml Absinthe
3 dashes of Peychauds Bitters
Sugar Cube
Lemon Peel

DID YOU KNOW?

In “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button” when he meets with his father for drinks, his father orders a Sazerac.

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15

Bloody Mary

BLOODY MARY

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Peppered Vodka
15 ml Sweet Vermouth
35 ml Tomato Juice
splash Red Wine
6 splashes Worcestershire sauce
10 dashes Tobasco sauce
25 ml Lemon Juice
10 dashes Salt
10 dashes Pepper
3 Cucumber slices

DID YOU KNOW?

The British band Arctic Monkeys reference a “Bloody Mary lacking in Tabasco” in the song “Fluorescent Adolescent”.

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16

Manhattan

MANHATTAN

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Bourbon
10 ml Sweet Vermouth
10 ml Dry Vermouth
2 dashes Angostura Bitters
Orange peel

DID YOU KNOW?

Some cocktail experts argue that rye whisky makes the best Manhattans, as opposed to Bourbon

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17

Long Island Iced Tea

LONG ISLAND ICED TEA

INGREDIENTS LIST

15 ml Gin
15 ml Vodka
15 ml Tequila
15 ml White Rum
15 ml Triple Sec
25 ml Lemon Juice
30 ml Gomme syrup
splash of Cola

DID YOU KNOW?

Long Island Iced Tea was first served in the mid 1970s by Robert Butts, a bartender at the “Oak Beach Inn”, New York.

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18

Mai-Tai

MAI-TAI

INGREDIENTS LIST

20 ml Dark Rum
20 ml Light Rum
splash Demerara 20 ml Triple Sec
20 ml Lime Juice
10 ml Orgeat Syrup
Mint sprig
Orange wedge

DID YOU KNOW?

The Mai-Tai was prominently featured in the popular Elvis Presley film “Blue Hawaii”.

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19

Amaretto Sour

AMARETTO SOUR

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Amaretto
25 ml Lemon Juice
12 1/2 ml Simple Syrup
dash Egg-White
dash Angostura Bitters
Lemon Zest

DID YOU KNOW?

Amaretto is made from the base of apricot or almond pits, sometimes both.

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20

Singapore Sling

SINGAPORE SLING

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Gin
12 1/2 ml Cherry Heering
12 1/2 ml Benedictine
25 ml Lemon Juice
2 dashes Orange Bitters
2 dashes Angostura Bitters
dash Soda Water
Lemon slice

DID YOU KNOW?

The Singapore Sling is a cocktail that was developed sometime before 1915 by Ngiam Tong Boon, a bartender working at the “Long Bar” in Raffles Hotel Singapore.

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21

French Martini

FRENCH MARTINI

INGREDIENTS LIST

25 ml Vodka / 25 ml Chambord / 75 ml Pineapple Juice / 3 Raspberries for Garnish

DID YOU KNOW?

The part that makes this a “French ” martini is the Chambord raspberry liqueur.

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22

Espresso Martini

ESPRESSO MARTINI

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Vanilla Vodka
12 1/2 ml Kahlúa
Double Espresso
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup
3 Coffee Beans

DID YOU KNOW?

Coffee is the second most traded commodity on earth.

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23

Strawberry Daiquiri

STRAWBERRY DAIQUIRI

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 `1/2 ml Bacardi Rum
12 1/2 ml Strawberry Liqueur
25 ml Lime Juice
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup
1 Strawberry

DID YOU KNOW?

There is a museum in Belgium just for strawberries.

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24

Moscow Mule

MOSCOW MULE

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Vodka
25 ml Lime juice
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup
splash Ginger Beer

DID YOU KNOW?

The Moscow Mule was invented in 1941 John G Martin at a bar in Sunset Boulevard which was popular with celebrities.

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Clover Club

CLOVER CLUB

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Caorunn Gin
37 1/2 ml Lemon Juice
20 ml Sweet Vermouth
20 ml Raspberry Syrup
1 Egg White

DID YOU KNOW?

The egg white in this drink is not added for the purposes of giving the drink flavour,but rather acts as an emulsifier. Thus, when the drink is shaken, a characteristic foamy head is formed.

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Mint Julep

MINT JULEP

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Knob Creek Bourbon
bar spoon Granulated Sugar
8 Mint leaves
Mint sprigs

DID YOU KNOW?

Since 1938, the Mint Julep has been promoted in association with the Kentucky Derby.

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John Collins

JOHN COLLINS

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Bourbon Whiskey
25 ml Lemon Juice
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup
splash of Soda Water
Maraschino Cherry

DID YOU KNOW?

The Bourbon name was derived frrom Bourbon county, a large Kentucky county founded after the American Revolution.

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28

Gin Sour

GIN SOUR

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Gin
25 ml Lemon Juice
12 1/2 ml Simple Syrup
Splash Egg-White

DID YOU KNOW?

The Gin Sour is a traditional mixed cocktail that predates Prohibition.

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29

Appletini

APPLETINI

INGREDIENTS LIST

40 ml Vodka
15 ml Apple Schapps
15 ml Triple Sec
Apple Slice

DID YOU KNOW?

Appletini features in the 2010 movie The Social Network. After seeing the film, Mark Zuckerberg made the Appletini Facebook`s official drink.

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30

White Lady

WHITE LADY

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Gin
25 ml Triple Sec
25ml Lemon Juice
Lemon Rind

DID YOU KNOW?

In John le Carres 1965 novel “The Looking Glass War”, British spy and main protagonist, Fred Leisers favourite drink is a White Lady.

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31

Black Russian

BLACK RUSSIAN

INGREDIENTS LIST

45 ml Vodka
25 ml Coffee Liqueur

DID YOU KNOW?

This drink can be topped with cola and it is then referred to as the Dirty Black Russian.

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32

Brandy Alexander

BRANDY ALEXANDER

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Brandy
20 ml Crème de Cacao
50 ml Milk
Grated Nutmeg

DID YOU KNOW?

The Brandy Alexander is based on an earlier, gin-based cocktail called simply an “Alexander”.

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33

French 75

FRENCH 75

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Caorunn Gin
splash Champagne
10 ml Sugar Syrup
15 ml Lemon Juice

DID YOU KNOW?

This drink was created in 1915 and the combination was said to have such a kick that it felt like being shelled with the powerful French 75mm field gun, hence the name.

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34

Navy Grog

NAVY GROG

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Dark Rum
25 ml Light Rum
20 ml Lime Juice
50 ml Pink Grapefruit Juice
12 1/2 ml Runny Honey
Top-Up Soda

DID YOU KNOW?

White grapefruit has a stronger flavour than pink grapefruit.

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35

Rusty Nail

RUSTY NAIL

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Scotch Whisky
25 ml Whiskey Liqueur

DID YOU KNOW?

A Rusty Nail without ice is sometimes called a “Straight-Up Nail”.

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36

Pisco Sour

PISCO SOUR

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Pisco
12 1/2 ml Simple Syrup
25 ml Lime Juice
splash Egg White
Lime wedge

DID YOU KNOW?

Since 2003, Peru has a “National Pisco Sour Day” which is celebrated on the first weekend of February.

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37

Bucks Fizz

BUCKS FIZZ

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Orange Juice
100 ml Champagne

DID YOU KNOW?

Bucks Fizz is popularly served at weddings as a less alcoholic alternative to Champagne.

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38

Rum Runner

RUM RUNNER

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Aged Rum
20 ml White Rum
12 1/2 ml Creme de Banane
12 1/2 ml Creme de Mure
15 ml Pineapple Juice
15 ml Orange Juice
Orange slice

DID YOU KNOW?

Bacardi is the worlds most popular brand of rum.

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39

El Presidente

EL PRESIDENTE

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Aged Rum
12 1/2 ml Orange Liqueur
10 ml Dry Vermouth
splash Grenadine
Orange Peel

DID YOU KNOW?

A Cuban creation, El Presidente was the house cocktail at Club El Chico in Manhattens Greenwich village, where America was introduced to the rhumba in 1925.

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WooWoo

WOOWOO

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Peach Schnapps
37 1/2 ml Vodka
90 ml Cranberry Juice

DID YOU KNOW?

A Woo Woo is a “Sex on the Beach” without the orange juice.

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41

Kir Royale

KIR ROYALE

INGREDIENTS LIST

80 ml Champagne
20 ml Crème de Cassis

DID YOU KNOW?

The original wine used in the Kir was Bourgogne Aligote, a lesser white wine of Burgundy.

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42

Bellini

BELLINI

INGREDIENTS LIST

100 ml Prosecco
50 ml Peach puree
4 dashes Peach Bitters

DID YOU KNOW?

The Bellini was invented c.1940 by Giuseppe Cipriani, founder of Harry’s Bar in Venice, Italy. Because of its unique pink colour, which reminded Cipriani of the colour of the toga of a saint in a painting by 15th-century Venetian artist Giovanni Bellini, he named the drink the ‘Bellini’. The original recipe was made with a bit of raspberry or cherry juice to give the drink a pink glow.
The Maitre D at the Manhatten restaurant “Pastel”, in Bret East Ellis “American Psycho”,brings 3 rounds of complimentary Bellinis, none of which the men drink.

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43

Lemon Drop Martini

LEMON DROP MARTINI

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Vodka,12 1/2 ml Orange Liqueur
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup
25 ml Lemon Juice
Lemon Twist
Sugar

DID YOU KNOW?

The majority of lemons are either Eurekas or Lisbons.

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44

Pink Gin

PINK GIN

INGREDIENTS LIST

25 ml Gin
3 dashes Angostura Bitters

DID YOU KNOW?

This drink was originally created by the Royal Navy to make Angostura Bitters, which they used as a medical treatment for the sailors, more palatable.

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45

Salty Dog

SALTY DOG

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Vodka
20 ml Dry Sherry
37 1/2 ml Grapefruit Juice
15 ml Sugar Syrup
Salt
Grapefruit Zest

DID YOU KNOW?

In the Elmore Leonard novel “Swag”, the Salty Dog is the preferred drink of honest and hard working career criminals Frank Ryan and Earnest Stickley Jnr.

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46

B-52

B-52

INGREDIENTS LIST

10 ml Coffee Liqueur
10 ml Irish Cream Liqueur
10 ml Triple Sec

DID YOU KNOW?

B-52 carries up to 70,000 pounds of weapons.

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47

Painkiller

PAINKILLER

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Dark Rum
25 ml Coconut Cream
100 ml Pineapple Juice
25 ml Orange Juice
Orange Wheel

DID YOU KNOW?

“Painkiller” is a 1990 gold-certified album by British heavy metal band Judas Priest.

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48

Screwdriver

SCREWDRIVER

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Vodka
100 ml freshly squeezed Orange Juice
Lime wedge

DID YOU KNOW?

This drink got its name because American petroleum engineers in Saudi Arabia secretly added vodka to small cans of orange juice and stirred the mixture with their screwdrivers.

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49

French Connection

FRENCH CONNECTION

INGREDIENTS LIST

25 ml Cognac
25 ml Amaretto

DID YOU KNOW?

The French Connection was the first R-rated movie to win the Academy Award for Best Picture.

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Paloma

PALOMA

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Tequila
27 1/2 ml Pink Grapefruit Juice
20 ml Sugar Syrup
10 ml Lime Juice
Pink Grapefruit wedge

DID YOU KNOW?

The Paloma is the most popular tequila based cocktail in Mexico.

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Royal Hawaiian

ROYAL HAWAIIAN

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Gin
25 ml Pineapple Juice
25 ml Lemon Juice
5 ml Orgeat Syrup
12 1/2 ml Simple Syrup
Lemon Slice
Mint Leaves

DID YOU KNOW?

Unripe pineapple don’t just taste vile , but can actually be quite poisonous.

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52

Tommy`s Margarita

TOMMY`S MARGARITA

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Tequila
25 ml Lime Juice
12 1/2 ml
Lemon Slices
Blackberry

DID YOU KNOW?

National Margarita Day is the 22nd February.

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53

Sea Breeze

SEA BREEZE

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Vodka
50 ml Cranberry Juice
37 1/2 ml Grapefruit Juice
Lime Slice

DID YOU KNOW?

In the television series Angel, the character Lorne is strongly partial to Sea Breeze cocktails.

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54

Ramos Gin Fizz

RAMOS GIN FIZZ

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Gin
25 ml Double Cream
1 Egg White
15 ml Lemon Juice
15 ml Lime Juice
20 ml Sugar Syrup
4 drops Orange Flower Water
splash of Soda Water
Lemon Zest Twist

DID YOU KNOW?

The chief flavouring agent in gin is the highly aromatic blue-green berry of the juniper.

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55

El Diablo

EL DIABLO

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Tequila
12 1/2 ml Crème de Cassis
12 1/2 ml Lime Juice
Ginger Beer

DID YOU KNOW?

The EL Diablo appeared in Trader Vics “Book of Food and Drink” as early as 1946.

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56

Breakfast Martini

BREAKFAST MARTINI

INGREDIENTS LIST

45 ml Gin
20 ml Triple Sec
20 ml Lemon Juice
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup
1 heaped spoon of Orange Marmalade
flamed lemon zest

DID YOU KNOW?

This cocktail was created by Salvatore Calabrese, who is the president of the Uk`s Bartenders Guild.

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57

Caipivodka

CAIPIVODKA

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Vodka
1/2 Lime
2 teaspoons Refined Sugar
Lemon Slice

DID YOU KNOW?

A bottle of “Le Billionaire Vodka” will set you back about $3.7 million.

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Baja Gold

BAJA GOLD

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Tequila
12 1/2 ml Triple Sec
50 ml Pineapple Juice
12 1/2 ml Lime Juice
12 1/2 ml Simple Syrup
Lime Wedge

DID YOU KNOW?

Each pineapple plant produces one pineapple fruit.

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Sex on the Beach

SEX ON THE BEACH

INGREDIENTS LIST

25 ml Vodka / 25 ml Peach Schnapps / 40 ml Orange Juice / 20 ml Cranberry Juice / Orange Slice for Garnish

DID YOU KNOW?

Only 5% of cranberries are sold fresh, whilst the other 95% are turned into cranberry juice, cranberry sauce and other cranberry products.

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Tequila Sunrise

TEQUILA SUNRISE

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Tequila
80 ml Orange Juice
dash Grenadine Syrup
Lime wedge
Orange slice

DID YOU KNOW?

Tequila Sunrise, featuring Mel Gibson, holds a score of 44% on Rotten Tomatoes.

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Bronx

BRONX

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Gin
12 1/2 ml Sweet Red Vermouth
12 1/2 ml Dry Vermouth
25 ml Fresh Orange Juice
Orange Zest Twist
Maraschino Cherry

DID YOU KNOW?

In F.Scott Fitzgeralds first novel “This Side of Paradise” Amory Blaine, the central character, orders a Bronx Cocktail after Rosalind, his fiance, breaks off their engagement.

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Caribbean Sunrise

CARIBBEAN SUNRISE

INGREDIENTS LIST

45 ml Rum
60 ml Orange Juice
15 ml Grenadine Syrup
Orange Slice

DID YOU KNOW?

Rum used to be accepted as a form of currency in Europe and Australia.

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Gibson

GIBSON

INGREDIENTS LIST

60 ml Gin
10 ml Dry Vermouth ,1 Silverskin Onion

DID YOU KNOW?

This drink bears great similarity to the Martini, with the onion garnish being the only differentiating factor.

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Bay Breeze

BAY BREEZE

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Vodka
25 ml Pineapple Juice
25 ml Cranberry Juice
25 ml Lemon Juice
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup
Orange Wedge

DID YOU KNOW?

This cocktail is similar to the Sea Breeze, which is an IBA Official Cocktail with grapefruit juice instead of pineapple juice.

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Raspberry Mojito

RASPBERRY MOJITO

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml White Rum
15 ml Raspberry Liqueur
25 ml Lime Juice
35 ml Soda Water
2 Bar Spoons Superfine Sugar
5 Raspberries
8 Mint Leaves

DID YOU KNOW?

Raspberries come in many colors besides red: there are also black, purple and gold raspberries.

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SideCar

SIDECAR

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Cognac
12 1/2 ml Triple Sec
20 ml Lemon Juice
dash Egg White
5 ml Sugar Syrup
Orange peel

DID YOU KNOW?

The first recipes for the Sidecar appear in 1922 and the Ritz Hotel in Paris claims origin of the drink.

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Champagne Cocktail

CHAMPAGNE COCKTAIL

INGREDIENTS LIST

100 ml Champagne
25 ml Brandy
1 heaped bar spoon Sugar
4 dashes Angostura Bitters

DID YOU KNOW?

Marilyn Monroe is believed to have taken a champagne bath.It took approximately 350 champagne bottles to fill the bath tub.

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Godfather

GODFATHER

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Scotch Whiskey
12 1/2 ml Amaretto

DID YOU KNOW?

Al Pacion, Diane Keaton and James Caan each received $35,000 for their work on The Godfather movie.

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Hemingway Daiquiri

HEMINGWAY DAIQUIRI

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml White Rum
10 ml Maraschino Liqueur
12 1/2 ml Grapefruit Juice
12 1/2 ml Lime Juice
12 1/2 ml Simple Syrup
Maraschino Cherry

DID YOU KNOW?

This cocktail is also known as the “Papa Doble”.

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Raspberry Daiquiri

RASPBERRY DAIQUIRI

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Light Rum
25 ml Lime Juice
2 spoons Caster Sugar
6 Raspberries,

DID YOU KNOW?

Raspberries come in many colors besides red: there are also black, purple and gold raspberries.

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Blueberry Collins

BLUEBERRY COLLINS

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Gin
25 ml Lemon Juice
12 1/2 ml Vanilla Sugar Syrup
19 Blueberries
Top-Up Soda water

DID YOU KNOW?

Blueberries were not introduced into Europe until the 1930s.

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Gimlet

GIMLET

INGREDIENTS LIST

60 ml Premium Gin
10 ml Lime Cordial

DID YOU KNOW?

The drink was named after British Royal Navy Surgeon General Sir Thomas D.Gimlette who allegedly introduced this drink as a means of inducing his messmates to take lime juice as an anti-scurvy medication.

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Chocolate-covered Cherry

CHOCOLATE-COVERED CHERRY

INGREDIENTS LIST

30 ml Baileys Cream Liqueur
30 ml Coffee Liqueur
1 Tablespoon Grenadine Syrup

DID YOU KNOW?

Baileys has real cream. The alcohol prevents it from spoiling for at least 2 years.

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Lemongrad

LEMONGRAD

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Citron Vodka
25 ml Lemon Juice
12 1/2 ml Elderflower Cordial
Top-Up Tonic Water
Pink Grapefruit Wedge

DID YOU KNOW?

Lemon trees bloom and produce fruit all year round.

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Planters Punch

PLANTERS PUNCH

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Dark Rum
30 ml Lime Juice
10 ml Grenadine Syrup
15 ml Sugar Syrup
Splash of Soda Water
2 dashes Angostura Bitters

DID YOU KNOW?

Planters Punch has a disputed origin: one claim refers to the Planters Hotel in St Louis and another tells of a Jamaican planters wife who concoted it to cool down the workers.

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Blushing Bride

BLUSHING BRIDE

INGREDIENTS LIST

25 ml Peach Schnapps
100 ml Champagne
25 ml Grenadine Syrup

DID YOU KNOW?

Approximately 49 million bubbles can be found in a 750ml champagne bottle that is stored at 20 C.

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Gin Rickey

GIN RICKEY

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Gin
25 ml Lime Juice
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup
Soda Water
Lime wedge

DID YOU KNOW?

By the 1890s the Gin Rickey had supplanted the early Bourbon version now known as the “Joe Rickey”.

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Passion Fruit Daiquiri

PASSION FRUIT DAIQUIRI

INGREDIENTS LIST

25 ml Bacardi Rum
25 ml Passoa
25 ml Lime Juice
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup
1 Passion Fruit

DID YOU KNOW?

In Colombia the purple passion fruit is referred to as “gulupa” to distinguish it from the yellow passion fruit.

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Cantarito

CANTARITO

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Tequila
12 1/2 ml Lime Juice
12 1/2 ml Orange Juice
12 1/2 ml Lemon Juice
10 ml Grapefruit Soda
Lemon
Lime & Orange wedges
Salt

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Tequila is made from an Agave plant – a tree generally found in the mountains in the Tequila region of Mexico.

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Brandy Collins

BRANDY COLLINS

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Brandy
25 ml Squeezed Lemon Juice
15 ml Sugar Syrup
15 ml Soda Water
Maraschino Cherry
Lemon Slice

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A Brandy Collins drink has approximately 140 calories.

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Volcano

VOLCANO

INGREDIENTS LIST

125 ml Golden Rum
25 ml Dark Rum
10 ml 151 Rum
6 dashes Absinthe
6 dashes Angostura Bitters
50 ml Pink Grapefruit Juice
50 ml Orange Juice
50 ml Pineapple Juice
50 ml Lime Juice
25 ml Falernum
50 ml Grenadine Syrup
Cinnamon

DID YOU KNOW?

Some claim that the Volcano came from Chile during the times of Augusto Pinochet.

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Americano

AMERICANO

INGREDIENTS LIST

25 ml Campari
25 ml Sweet Vermouth
dash of Soda Water
Lemon Peel

DID YOU KNOW?

This drink is the first cocktail that James Bond orders in Ian Fleming`s first-ever Bond book, Casino Royale.

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Accomplice

ACCOMPLICE

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Vodka
25 ml Lemon Juice
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup
Champagne
3 Strawberries

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The Accomplice cocktail tastes best with an extra brut Champagne.

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Berry Nice

BERRY NICE

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Raspberry Vodka
5 ml Black Raspberry Liqueur
12 1/2 ml Lemon Juice
8 Blackberries
Top-Up Ginger Beer

DID YOU KNOW?

Blackberries are also know as cane berries

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Mojito Royal

MOJITO ROYAL

INGREDIENTS LIST

40 ml White Rum
30 ml Lime Juice
3 Mint Leaves
2 teaspoons Sugar
Splash of Champagne

DID YOU KNOW?

Some historian contend that African slaves who worked in the Cuban sugar cane fields during the 19th century were instrumental in the origin of the Mojito.

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Tom Collins

TOM COLLINS

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Gin
25 ml Lemon Juice
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup
splash Soda Water

DID YOU KNOW?

The famous Tom Collins drink was first memorialized in writing in 1876 by “the father of American mixology” Jerry Thomas.

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Blackberry Mule

BLACKBERRY MULE

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Vodka
20 ml Crème de Mure
25 ml Lime Juice
Top-Up Ginger Beer
6 Blackberries
Aromatic Bitters

DID YOU KNOW?

A blackberry is not categorized as a berry but an aggregrate fruit of numerous drupelets.

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Toasted Almond

TOASTED ALMOND

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Amaretto
37 1/2 ml Coffee Liqueur
25 ml Cream

DID YOU KNOW?

In Classical times, the Romans used to distribute sugared almonds as gifts at public and private events.

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Boston Sour

BOSTON SOUR

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Bourbon Whiskey
25 ml Lemon Juice
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup
12 1/2 ml Egg-White
Lemon Zest

DID YOU KNOW?

Boston is the capital of Massachusetts.

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Detropolitan

DETROPOLITAN

INGREDIENTS LIST

25 ml Vodka
12 1/2 ml Triple Sec
5 ml Black Raspberry Liqueur
37 1/2 ml Cranberry Juice
12 1/2 ml Lime Juice

DID YOU KNOW?

Cranberries are sometimes used to flavour wines.

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Alaska Cocktail

ALASKA COCKTAIL

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Gin
20 ml Yellow Chartreuse
3 drops Orange Bitters
Orange Zest Twist

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Yellow Chartreuse has a milder, sweeter flavour than its green equivalent.

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Cheeky Vimto

CHEEKY VIMTO

INGREDIENTS LIST

275 ml Blue WKD / 50 ml Port

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A variant, Extra Cheeky Vimto, replaces one of the port shots with neat vodka.

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Amaretto Sunrise

AMARETTO SUNRISE

INGREDIENTS LIST

45 ml Amaretto
90 ml Orange Juice
15 ml Grenadine Syrup
Orange Slice

DID YOU KNOW?

This cocktail contains 99 calories.

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Ballet Ruse

BALLET RUSE

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Vodka
20 ml Black Raspberry Liqueur
25 ml Lime Juice
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup

DID YOU KNOW?

A male ballet dancer lifts over 1 1/2 tons worth of ballerinas during performance.

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Beachcomber

BEACHCOMBER

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Light Rum
12 1/2 ml Triple Sec
1 dash Maraschino Liqueur
12 1/2 ml Lime Juice

DID YOU KNOW?

The Beachcomber can also be described as a maraschino-flavoured daiquiri.

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Blind Russian

BLIND RUSSIAN

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Vodka
20 ml Coffee Liqueur
30 ml Irish Cream Liqueur

DID YOU KNOW?

This drink is a variant of the White Russian and the “blind” comes from the fact that the drink is made from all alcoholic ingredients.

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Midori Sour

MIDORI SOUR

INGREDIENTS LIST

25 ml Melon Liqueur
25 ml Sweet and Sour mix
50 ml Lemon and Lime Soda

DID YOU KNOW?

Midori manufactured in France is sweeter than the original Japanese formula.

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Donald Sutherland

DONALD SUTHERLAND

INGREDIENTS LIST

45 ml Rye Whiskey
25 ml Drambuie

DID YOU KNOW?

Both Donald and his son Kiefer starred in the 1997 movie “A Time to Kill”.

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Southside

SOUTHSIDE

INGREDIENTS LIST

50 ml Gin
25 ml Lime Juice
35 ml Soda Water
2 dashes Grapefruit Bitters
2 Bar Spoons Superfine Sugar
6 Mint Leaves

DID YOU KNOW?

The Southside cocktail was named after the Southside gangsters in Prohibition-era Chicago.

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Wahine

WAHINE

INGREDIENTS LIST

37 1/2 ml Light Rum
25 ml Vodka
37 1/2 ml Pineapple Juice
25 ml Lemon Juice
12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup
Mint Sprig

DID YOU KNOW?

A fantastic Tiki concoction developed by legendary mixologist Trader Vic

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