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31
What is in a:

Screwdriver

  • 2 oz. vodka
  • 4 oz. freshly squeezed orange juice
  • Orange slice

32
What is in a:

Sex on the Beach

  • 1 oz. vodka
  • 3 oz. cranberry juice
  • 3 oz. pineapple juice (or orange juice)
  • 1 oz. peach schnapps

33
What is in a:

Sidecar

  • 1-1/2 oz. cognac or brandy
  • ¾ oz. Cointreau
  • Juice of ¼ of a lemon

34
What is in a:

Strawberry Daiquiri

  • 1-½ oz. light rum
  • ¾ oz. Curacao or triple sec
  • ¾ oz. lime juice
  • ½ tsp. sugar
  • 6 ripe strawberries, hulled
  • 4-5 ice cubes
  • Slice of fresh fruit

35
What is in a:

Tequila Sunrise

  • 1-1/2 oz. tequila
  • 6 oz. fresh orange juice
  • ½ oz. Grenadine

36
What is in a:

Tom Collins

  • 2 oz. gin
  • 1 tsp. sugar
  • Juice of ½ fresh lemon
  • Soda water
  • Lemon wedge
  • Cherry

37
What is in a:

Whiskey Sour

  • 2 oz. blended whiskey
  • ½ oz. simple syrup
  • Juice of ½ a fresh lemon
  • Orange slice
  • Cherry

38
What is in a:

White Russian

  • 1 oz. vodka
  • 1 oz. Kahlua
  • 1 oz. heavy cream

39
Name the cocktail described:

  • 1/2 oz Southern Comfort
  • 1/2 oz Amaretto
  • 1/2 oz sloe gin
  • Dash of fresh lemon juice
  • Cherry or lemon slice

Alabama Slammer

40
Name the cocktail described:

  • 1-1/2 oz. vodka (regular or apple flavored)
  • ½ oz. apple liqueur
  • Splash of lemon juice
  • Apple slice or apple candy

Apple Martini

41
Name the cocktail described:

  • ​1/2 oz lemon juice
  • 2 oz orange juice
  • 2 oz pineapple juice
  • 1 1/2 oz rum
  • 1 oz coconut rum
  • 1/2 oz grenadine syrup
  • Fresh fruit

 

Bahama Mama

42
Name the cocktail described:

  • 1-½ oz. vodka
  • ¾ oz. Kahlua

Black Russian

43
Name the cocktail described:

  • 1 oz. Guinness or other stout
  • 3 oz. champagne

Black Velvet

44
Name the cocktail described:

  • 1-1/2 oz. Vodka
  • 3 oz. tomato juice
  • ½ oz. fresh lemon juice
  • Few drops of Worcestershire Sauce, to taste
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • Dash of celery salt
  • Grated horseradish
  • Tabasco sauce
  • Lemon wedge and celery stick

Bloody Mary

45
Name the cocktail described:

  • 3 oz. Maraschino syrup or Grenadine
  • 3 oz. apricot liqueur
  • 3 oz. Curacao or Cointreau
  • 2 cups sherry
  • 2 cups brandy
  • 1 liter soda water
  • 1 liter ginger ale (or ½ liter ginger ale plus
  • ½ liter champagne)
  • Fresh fruit and sprigs of sugared mint
  • (25 5-oz. servings)

Bombay Punch

46
Name the cocktail described:

  • 4 oz. fresh lemon juice
  • 4 oz. unsweetened pineapple juice
  • 3 oz. grenadine or maraschino syrup
  • 1 cup brandy
  • 3 oz. triple sec or Cointreau
  • 1 (750 mL) bottle of white wine
  • 2 bottles (750 mL each) chilled champagne
  • Fruit slices and fresh strawberries
  • (20 5-oz. servings)

Champagne Punch

47
Name the cocktail described:

  • 1-1/2 oz. gin (or vodka)
  • ½ oz. dry vermouth
  • Lemon peel or olive

Note: For a Dirty Martini, add a splash of olive brine.

Classic Martini

48
Name the cocktail described:

  • 2 oz. vodka
  • 2 oz. cranberry juice
  • 1 oz. fresh lime juice
  • ¾ oz. Cointreau
  • Lime wedge

Cosmopolitan

49
Name the cocktail described:

  • 12 eggs, separated
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 quart heavy cream
  • 1 quart milk
  • 1 quart blended whiskey or bourbon
  • 1 cup rum or brandy
  • (30-40 servings)

Egg Nog

50
Name the cocktail described:

  • 2 oz. peach schnapps
  • 4 oz. fresh orange juice
  • Orange peel or peach slice

Fuzzy Navel

51
Name the cocktail described:

  • Gin
  • Tonic water
  • Lime wedge

Gin and Tonic

52
Name the cocktail described:

  • 1-½ oz. Irish or blended whiskey
  • 1-½ oz. tsp. sugar
  • 4 oz. hot, strong, black coffee
  • Sprinkle of cinnamon or chocolate curls
  • Whipped cream

Irish Coffee

53
Name the cocktail described:

  • 1-½ oz. vodka
  • 1 oz. triple sec
  • 1 oz. fresh lime juice

Kamikaze

54
Name the cocktail described:

  • 1-1/2 oz. lemon-flavored vodka
  • ¾ oz. fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tsp. simple sugar

Lemon Drop

55
Name the cocktail described:

  • ¾ oz. rum
  • ¾ oz. gin
  • ¾ oz. vodka
  • ¾ oz. tequila
  • ¾ oz. triple sec
  • 1 oz. fresh lemon juice
  • Cola
  • Lemon wedge

Long Island Iced Tea

56
Name the cocktail described:

  • 1-1/2 oz. blended whiskey
  • ¾ oz. sweet vermouth
  • Dash of bitters
  • Maraschino cherry

Manhattan

57
Name the cocktail described:

  • 1-½ oz. tequila
  • ½ oz. triple sec
  • Juice of ½ fresh lime
  • Lime wedge

Margarita

58
Name the cocktail described:

  • 1-1/4 oz. brandy
  • 1-1/4 oz. sweet vermouth
  • ½ tsp. simple syrup
  • Dash of bitters

Metropolitan

59
Name the cocktail described:

  • Champagne
  • Freshly squeezed orange juice (no seeds)
  • Dash of Grand Marnier

Mimosa

60
Name the cocktail described:

  • 1-1/2 oz. vodka
  • 1-1/2 oz. Kahlua
  • Soda Water

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