Basic Cocktail Recipes

As we clearly detailed in curriculum #7, the importance of practice. Consequently, this coming chapter will unsurprisingly be a cumulation of more practice. Cocktail recipes that vary from, on the rocks, to cocktail digestifs, classic drink recipes, direct poured cocktails, shaken, stirred, Café Flambées and Italian Coffees. Here are examples of most popular cocktails that our bar chefs will be reviewing and subsequently choosing to prepare.

The “direct” prepared cocktails :

GIMLET, RICKEY, OLD FASHIONED, ALABAMA SLAMMER, AMERICANO, BLACK RUSSIAN, BLOODY BULL, BLOODY CAESAR, BLOODY MARIA, BLUEBERRY TEA, BLUE LAGOON, BROWN COW, BULL SHOT, CAFES FLAMBES, BRAZILIAN COFFEE, IRISH COFFEE, ITALIAN COFFEE, JAMAICAN COFFEE, MEXICAN COFFEE, SPANISH COFFEE,CAIPIRINHA, CAPE CODDER, CHAMPAIGNE COCKTAIL, CUBA LIBRE, FRENCH 75, FRENCH 90, FUZZY NAVEL, GIN AND IT, GIN RICKEY, GODFATHER, GODMOTHER, GREYHOUND, HAIRY NAVEL, HARVEY WALLBANGER, HORSES NECK, HOT BUTTERED RUM, HOT TODDY, JOHN COLLINS, KILLER KOOL AID, KIR,
KIR ROYAL, LONG ISLAND ICED TEA, MADRAS, MARTEAU, MELONBALL, MIMOSA, MINT JULEP, NEGRONI, OLD FASHIONED, PARALYZER, PERROQUET, PINK GIN, PLANTERS PUNCH, RED EYE, RUM SWIZZLE, RICKEY, RUSTY NAIL, SALTY DOG, SANGRIA, SCREWDRIVER, SEABREEZE, SEVEN AND SEVEN, SEX ON THE BEACH, SICILIAN KISS, SINGAPORE SLING, SLOE SCREW, SLOE COMFORTABLE SCREW, SLOE COMFORTABLE SCREW (UP AGAINST THE WALL), SLOE COMFORTABLE SCREW (UP AGAINST THE WALL ON THE DARK SIDE OF MEXICO CITY), TEQUILA SUNRISE, TEQUILA SUNSET, SPRITZER, TOM COLLINS, TOMATO, VIRGIN CAESAR, VIRGIN MARY, WHITE DIRTY MOTHER, WHITE RUSSIAN, ZOMBIE

The “stirred” prepared cocktails:

GIBSON, DUBONNET COCKTAIL, MANHATTAN (DRY), MANHATTAN (PERFECT), MANHATTAN (SWEET), ROB ROY (DRY), ROB ROY (PERFECT), ROB ROY (SWEET), STINGER, WARD EIGHT, WHITE SPIDER

The “shaken” cocktails:

BLUE HAWAIIAN, BETWEEN THE SHEETS, BLUE ANGEL, BRONX COCKTAIL, CLOVER CLUB, COCO COGNAC, COSMOPOLITAN, CRUZAN COCKTAIL, DAIQUIRI,
GOLDEN CADILLAC, GOLDEN DREAM, GOLDEN FIZZ, GOLDEN MARGARITA, GRASSHOPPER, KAMIKAZE, MAI TAI, MATADOR, ORANGE BLOSSOM, PINK LADY, SCARLETT OHARA, SCORPION, SIDECAR, VELVET HAMMER, WHISKEY SOUR, WHITE LADY, MIXED/BLENDED, BANANA MAMA, CAFE COLADA, CHI CHI, FROZEN COCKTAILS, PINA COLADA, STRAWBERRY DAIQUIRI

And lastly for this package are the cocktail recipes that are prepared by “layering” :

ANGEL KISS, FLAMING FLAMINGO, FLOATER, POUSSE CAFE, SOMBRERO, TOASTED ALMOND

Basic Cocktail Recipes

BASIC COCKTAIL RECIPE

  • On The Rocks
  • Rickey
  • Gimlet
  • Old Fashioned
  • Cocktail/Digestif

CLASSIC DRINK RECIPES

  • Stirred
  • Direct
  • Shaken
  • Mixed/Blended
  • Layered