Are you a cocktail enthusiast? Or perhaps you’re just looking for some fun cocktails to try out this year. Well, we’ve got you sorted with this list of some of the best-selling cocktails in the world.
Dark and Stormy – This simple and delicious two-ingredient cocktail consists of a dark part, the rum and the stormy ginger beer. It is garnished with a lime wedge and is quiet a refreshing cocktail. This is easily one of the best-selling cocktails in the world.
Pisco Sour – This cocktail is of Peruvian origin and is considered to be a South American Classic. The base liquor is pisco and the term ‘sour’ refers to citrus juice and other sweetener components.
Mai Tai – This classic tiki cocktail seems to be a bar favorite over the years. A recipe consisting of lime juice, orange curacao, premium aged rum, orgeat almond syrup and rock candy soup (2 parts sugar, 1 part water) is the perfect summer cocktail.
Vieux Carre – This is subtle drink somehow manages to pull off a strong sweet taste that can easily knock a fast drinker out. Your taste buds are ignited with a swell combination of whiskey, brandy, sweet vermouth, Peychaud’s, Benedictine bitters and Angostura, making this one of the bestselling cocktails in the world.
Gin Fizz – This popular cocktail recipe is made from lime, sugar, soga, the optional egg, and a splash of Gin!
Penicillin – This highly addictive scotch cocktail recipe was created by a New York based bartender named Sam Ross. Its crazy delicious recipe consists of blended scotch, honey-ginger syrup, Islay scotch and its topped off with candied ginger.
Bloody Mary – This cocktail literally never goes out of style. A cult favorite among most bartenders, the bloody mary is a vodka infused drink with lemon juice, spices and tomato juice.
Sazerac – This drink is a classic American booze that is made of rye whiskey, Angostura bitters and Peychaud’s. The glass is usually rinsed with absinthe before topping off the drink with a lemon peel. Hangovers? Definitely coming your way.
The Boulevardier – Another whiskey based cocktail! This drink is for those who are fans of Negroni, the gin based drink. You can add bitters, Campari, Cocchi and sweet vermouth as well!
Aperol Spritz – This classic Italian cocktail is easy to make and easy to fall in love with. All you will need is prosecco, soda water and Aperol. You can also add a slice of orange to garnish.
The Mojito – Yet another summer classic, the Mojito is a favorite among the top bars in the world. Its perfect combination of lime juice and rum with mint and soda water is a refreshing blast of tipsy energy.
The Espresso Martini – This cocktail is still making waves across the globe, with its magical combination of espresso coffee, coffee liqueur and vodka.
Whiskey Sour – One of the world’s bestselling cocktails indeed! Sour with subtle sweetness, this bourbon classic is a go-to drink for most people who love the simple ingredients of bourbon with a dash of sugar and a splash of lemon juice.
The Negroni – Negroni always seems to top the lists for the best-selling cocktails in the world. It is an easy to prepare drink and it can be whipped up in a jiffy with gin, campari and sweet vermouth.
Old Fashioned – Last but not the least, the world’s favorite and best-selling cocktail, the Old Fashioned. This bourbon classic is the perfect blend of sweet citrus flavor with the goodness of oranges, cherries and lemons. Carrying the smoothness of whiskey with added angostura bitters and club soda, one sip will tell you why this is the world’s most cherished cocktail!