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ONE-STEP COCKTAIL RECIPES EVERYONE SHOULD KNOW HOW TO MAKE

published time By SW published time 16 Oct, 2018 Share image 0 Shares

Making delicious cocktails doesn’t have to be a chore or something that you need to worry about. You can look like a pro bartender with the right tools and preparation and enjoy the whole fun experience while you’re doing it.

We’ve made a list of simple one-step drinks for you to try at your next house party.

Raise a glass to these easy-to-make recipes!

Gimlet

Bright and sour, this drink was created to help prevent scurvy on English Naval ships as officers weren’t taking their rations of lime.

Ingredients

60 ml Smirnoff No. 21 vodka

20 ml fresh lime juice

20 ml simple syrup (1 part sugar to 1 part water)

Cucumber wheel or lime wedge, for garnish

Method

Shake well with cracked ice, then strain into a chilled cocktail glass.

One-Step Cocktail Recipes Everyone Should Know How To Make

Cuba Libre

More commonly ordered as Rum And Coke, it originated naturally, in Cuba, during a free-Cuba movement that sprung up just after the Spanish-American War.

Ingredients

30 ml Captain Morgan Dark rum

90 ml cola

½ lime, for garnish

Method

Pour the rum and coke into a glass with ice and squeeze the lime into it. Garnish as per taste.

One-Step Cocktail Recipes Everyone Should Know How To Make

Dark 'n Stormy

According to the Gosling Brothers, this drink was invented more than 100 years ago in Bermuda just after World War I.

Ingredients

60 ml Captain Morgan Dark rum

90 ml ginger beer

15 ml lime juice

Lime wedge, for garnish

Method

Combine the rum, the ginger beer, and the lime juice in a tall glass full of ice cubes and stir.

Café Tonic

When it's hot out, why not sip on a caffeinated, fizzy drink?

Ingredients

45 ml spiced rum

45 ml simple syrup

60 ml cold brew coffee

tonic water

Method

Mix rum, simple syrup, and cold brew in a tall glass and top with tonic.

Greyhound

Try your hand at making this light and refreshing drink that was a favourite of Mad Men character, Roger Sterling.

Ingredients

45 ml Smirnoff No. 21 vodka

45 ml grapefruit juice

Lime wedge, for garnish

Method

Add the vodka and juice into a glass, stir, and garnish with the lime wedge.

Screwdriver

This highball drink reportedly gets its name from the original tool used to stir the drink--a screwdriver.

Ingredients

45 ml Smirnoff vodka

45 ml orange juice

Orange slice, for garnish

Method

Add the vodka into a glass over ice and top with the orange juice.

Cape Cod

As Patti Page sang in the 1950s, you're sure to fall in love with old Cape Cod!

Ingredients

60 ml Smirnoff vodka

90 ml cranberry juice

Lime wedge

Method

Pour the ingredients into a glass with ice cubes and stir well. Squeeze the juice from the lime wedge into the drink and drop it into the glass.

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