We have found many ingenious ways to make the alcohol taste a tad better in order to feel better. Listed below are three perfect cocktails that are not just a delicacy to savor but also a wondrous act of conjuring that you would want to see the cocktail being made.
Cuban Mojito The real Cuban mojito is a labor of love. It is the result of hand muddled mint leaves with lime wedges soaked in sweet syrup and white rum that makes a chilling mix of cool Cuban mojito.
White rum – 2 ounces
Simple syrup – half ounce
Lime – 3 medium wedges
Mint leaves – 6 mint leaves
Club soda – as necessary
Mint sprigs – 2 for garnish
Lime slice – 1 for garnish
Place 3 lime wedges at the bottom of a tall glass and squeeze them with a muddler. Carefully remove the squeezed lime shells and then place 6 mint leaves in the glass and muddle them until the juices mix together. Fill your glass with ice cubes to the brim and pour simple syrup, white rum, and club soda. Stir a little until the mint leaves rise to the top of the glass. Garnish the glass with a lime slice and mint sprigs. Enjoy the perfect Cuban mojito.
Bloody Mary This tomato-based, vodka-soaked cocktail is a life-saver for many. Even though most of those who order it are in no mood to watch how it is done, contrarily, it is quite a marvel to see it being prepared.
Vodka – 2 ounces
Tomato juice – 4 ounces
Prepared horseradish – 2 teaspoon
Worcestershire sauce – 2 dashes
Tabasco Sauce – 2 dashes
Grounded black pepper – 1 pinch
Lemon Wedge – 2
Lime wedge – 2
Green Olives – 2 for garnish
Parsley sprig – 1 pinch for garnish
Celery stalk – 1 pinch for garnish
Sea salt – as necessary
Ice cubes – as necessary
Crushed ice – as necessary
Take a tall glass and rub a wedge of lime on its rim. Then immerse it into a small plate of sea salt to get it salt-rimmed. Now fill the glass with ice cubes and set it aside. Take vodka, crushed ice, tomato juice, tabasco sauce, Worcestershire sauce, black pepper, sea salt, and prepared horseradish in a cocktail mixer and shake it well. Then strain the mixture into the salt-rimmed glass and garnish with a stalk of celery, olives on a toothpick. Here is the perfect healthy cocktail to get you going, again.
Long Island Iced Tea What can be more entertaining than the idea of mixing four different white spirits into one glass? The answer is the Long Island Iced tea, which is not so popular as one may think.
White Rum – 1 ounce
Vodka – 1 ounce
Gin – 1 ounce
Silver Tequila – 1 ounce
Triple sec – 1 ounce
Simple syrup – 1 ounce
Fresh lemon juice – 1 ounce
Cola – as necessary
Lemon wedges – one for garnish
Mint leaves – three for garnish
Pour all the four white spirits, triple sec, and simple syrup into a collins glass that is filled with ice. Then fill the glass with cola and stir briefly. Garnish the glass with a lemon wedge and mint. It is advised to drink with a straw as it is quite a strong cocktail.