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Classic Drinks every bartender should know
These are from the book Bartending for Dummies
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Bartending
01/20/2011

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Term
Americano
Definition
1 oz. Martini & Rossi Rosso Vermouth
1 oz. Campari
Club soda

Build with ice in highball glass. Top with Club Soda and a twist.
Term
B&B
Definition
1 oz. Benedictine
1 oz. Brandy

Stir and serve in a snifter.
Term
Bacardi & Cola
Definition
1 1/2 oz. Bacardi Light or Dark Rum
Cola

Pour Rum into tall glass filled with ice. Fill with Cola and garnish with a squeeze of lemon.
Term
Black Russian
Definition
1 1/2 oz. Vodka
3/4 oz. Kahlua

Serve in a glass filled with ice. Stir briskly and garnish with a Swizzle Stick.
Term
Bloody Mary
Definition
1 1/4 oz. Vodka
2 1/2 oz. Tomato juice
dash Worcestershire Sauce
dash Tabasco Sauce
dash salt and pepper
dash lemon juice

Pour Vodka over ice in a glass. Fill with Tomato Juice. Add a dash or two of Worcestershire, Lemon, and Tabasco. Stir and garnish with a Celery Stalk.
Term
Brandy Alexander
Definition
1 1/2 oz. Brandy or cognac
1/2 oz. Dark Creme de Cacao
1 oz. Sweet Cream or Ice Cream

Shake with ice. Strain.
Term
CC & Soda
Definition
1 3/4 oz. Canadian Club Whisky
3 oz. Club Soda

Serve in Collins glass with ice.
Term
Champagne Cocktail
Definition
3 oz. Champagne, chilled
1 cube Sugar
dash Angostura Bitters

Stir ingredients slowly. Garnish with a Lemon Twist.
Term
Cosmopolitan Martini
Definition
2 oz. Vodka
1/2 oz. Cointreau
juice from a 1/4 lime
1/2 oz. Cranberry Juice

Shake with ice and strain.
Term
Cuba Libre
Definition
1 3/4 oz. Bacardi Rum
Cola
Juice of 1/4 Lime

Add Rum to a glass filled with ice. Fill with Cola. Add Lime Juice and stir.
Term
Fuzzy Navel
Definition
1 1/4 oz. Peach Schnapps
3 oz. Orange Juice

Pour Schnapps over ice in a rocks glass. Fill with OJ and stir well.
Term
Gimlet
Definition
1 1/4 oz. Vodka
1/2 oz. Fresh Lime Juice

Mix Vodka and Lime Juice in a glass with ice. Strain and serve in a cocktail glass. Garnish with a Lime Twist. Can also be served on ice in a highball glass.
Term
Gin & Tonic
Definition
1 1/4 oz. Gin
Tonic

In a glass filled with ice, add Gin and fill with Tonic. Add a Lime Wedge.
Term
Grasshopper
Definition
1/2 oz. Green Creme de Menthe
1/2 oz. White Creme de Cacao
1/2 oz. Cream

Combine in a blender with ice blend until smooth . Strain into a margarita glass.
Term
Harvey Wallbanger
Definition
1 oz. Vodka
Orange Juice
1/4 oz. Liquore Galliano

In a tall glass with ice, add Vodka and fill the glass 3/4 full with Orange Juice. Float the Galliano on top.
Term
Highball
Definition
1 1/2 oz. American Whiskey
3 oz. Gingerale

Combine and stir.
Term
Hurricane
Definition
1 1/4 oz. Myer's Dark Rum
4 oz. Pineapple Juice
2 oz. Orange Juice
splash Grenadine

Combine over ice.
Term
Jake & Coke
Definition
1 3/4 oz. jack Daniel's Whiskey
3 oz. Coca-cola

Combine over ice and stir.
Term
Jack Rose
Definition
1 1/2 oz. Laird's Applejack
3/4 oz. Sour Mix
tsp. Grenadine

Shake with ice. Servie with ice or strain.
Term
Long Island Iced Tea
Definition
1/2 oz. Vodka
1/2 oz. Rum
1/2 oz. Gin
1/2 oz. Triple Sec
1/2 oz. Tequila
1/2 oz. Sour Mix
Cola

Shake the first five ingredients over ice and strain into a glass. Fill with Cola.
Term
Mai Tai
Definition
3/4 oz. Bacardi Light Rum
1/4 oz. Bacardi 151 Rum
1/2 oz. Orange Curacao
1/2 oz. Rose's Lime Juice
1/2 oz. Orgeat Syrup
1/2 oz. Simple Syrup

Stir with ice. Garnish with Mint, Cherry, and Pineapple.
Term
Manhattan
Definition
2 oz. American or Canadian Whisky
splash Sweet or Dry Vermouth
dah Angostura Bitters

Stir. Garnish with a Cherry.
Term
Margarita
Definition
1 oz. Tequila
1 oz. Cointreau or Triple Sec
1 oz. Sweet & Sour Mix or Lime Juice

Blend with crushed ice. Serve in a salt-rimmed glass. Garnish with a Lime Wheel.
Term
Martini
Definition
2 oz. Gin
dash Extra Dry Vermouth

Shake or stir Gin and Vermouth over ice. Strain and serve in a cocktail glass straight up or over ice. Garnish with a Twist or an olive.
Term
Mimosa
Definition
3 oz. Champagne
2 oz. Orange Juice

Combine in a champagne flute and stir.
Term
Mint Julep
Definition
5 mint leaves
1/4 oz. Sugar Syrup
2 oz. Maker's Mark Bourbon

In a silver cup, mash four Mint leaves with Sugar Syrup. Fill the cup with crushed ice. Add Bourbon and garnish with a Mint Leaf.
Term
Moscow Mule
Definition
1 1/2 oz. Smirnoff Vodka
4 oz. Ginger Beer

Stir with ice. Garnish with a Lime Wedge.
Term
Negroni
Definition
1/2 oz. Dry Vermouth
1/2 oz. Bombay Gin
1/2 oz. Campari

combine in a rocks glass over ice. Garnish with a Lemon Twist.
Term
Old Fashioned
Definition
Cherry and Orange Slice
1/4 tsp. Superfine Sugar
splash Club Soda
1 1/2 oz. American or Canadian Whisky
2 dashes Angostura Bitters

Muddle the Cherry (without stem), Orange Slice, Sugar, and a splash of Club Soda. Add the remaining ingredients and stir.
Term
Pina Colada
Definition
1 1/4 oz. Light or Dark Rum
2 oz. Unsweetened Pineapple Juice
2 oz. Coco Lopez Cream of Coconut

Mix in a shaker and serve over ice, or blend with crushed ice.
Term
Planter's Punch
Definition
1 3/4 oz. Rum
2 tsp. Sugar
2 oz. Orange Juice
dash Rose's Grenadine
splash Myers's Dark Rum

Shake or blend all ingredients except the Dark Rum and pour into a glass. Top with Dark Rum.
Term
Rum & Coke
Definition
1 1/2 oz. Rum
3 oz. Cola

Stir ingredients with ice.
Term
Salty Dog
Definition
1 1/2 oz. Gin or Vodka
3 oz. Grapefruit Juice

Mix with ice and pour into a salt-rimmed glass.
Term
Rusty Nail
Definition
1 oz. Scotch
1 oz. Drambuie

Combine in a rocks glass, add ice, and stir.
Term
Scotch & Soda
Definition
1 1/2 oz. Scotch
3 oz. Club Soda

Stir with ice.
Term
Screwdriver
Definition
2 oz. Vodka
4 oz. Oranger Juice

Add Vodka to a tall glass with ice and fill with Orange Juice.
Term
Seabreeze
Definition
2 oz. Vodka
Grapefruit Juice
Cranberry Juice

Pour Vodka over ice. Fill halfway with Grapefruit juice and top it off with cranberry juice.
Term
7&7
Definition
1 1/2 oz. Seagram's 7 Whiskey
3 oz. 7-Up

Combine over ice.
Term
Sex on the Beach
Definition
1/2 oz. Vodka
1/4 oz. Peach Schnapps
1/2 oz. Cranberry Juice
1/2 oz. Grapefruit Juice

Combine in a mixing glass. Shake or stir. pour into a shot glass.
Term
Sidecar
Definition
1/2 oz. cointreau
1/2 tsp. Fresh Lemon Juice
1 oz. Remy Martin Cognac
3-4 ice cubes

Combine all ingredients in a shaker and shake vigorously. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
Term
Singapore Sling
Definition
1 1/2 oz. Gin
1/2 oz. Cherry-Flavored Brandy
3 dashes Benedictine
dash Rose's Grenadine
dash Sweetened Lime Mix
Club Soda

Shake first five ingredients and pour into a tall glass. Top with Club Soda.
Term
Spritzer
Definition
3 oz. Dry White Wine
Club Soda

Pour wine in a glass and fill with soda. Garnish with a Lemon Twist.
Term
Surfer on Acid
Definition
1/2 oz. Jagermeister
1/2 oz. Peach Schnapps
1/2 oz. Pineapple Juice

Shake over ice and strain into a shot glass.
Term
Tequila Sunrise
Definition
1/2 oz. Grenadine
1 1/2 oz. Tequila
Orange Juice

Pour Grenadine into a tall glass first. Then add Tequila and fill with ice and Orange Juice. Garnish with an Orange Slice.
Term
Tom Collins
Definition
1 1/2 oz. Gin
Juice of 1/2 Lemon
1 tsp. Sugar
Club Soda

Shake first three ingredients and pour over ice. Top with Club Soda.
Term
Vodka & Tonic
Definition
1 1/2 oz. Vodka
3 oz. Tonic

Stir ingredients with ice in a glass. Garnish with a lime wheel.
Term
Vodka Martini
Definition
2 oz. Vodka
dash Dry Vermouth

Stir ingredients with ice and strain. Garnish with a lemon Twist of an olive.
Term
Ward Eight
Definition
2 oz. Whiskey
4 dashes Grenadine
Juice of 1/2 Lemon

Shake ingredients with cracked ice and strain into a glass with finely cracked ice.
Term
Whiskey Sour
Definition
1 1/2 oz. Whiskey
3/4 oz. Sweetened Lemon Juice
1 tsp. Superfine Sugar

Shake with ice. Serve straight up or over ice.
Term
White Russian
Definition
1 1/2 oz. Vodka
1/2 oz. Kahlua
1/2 oz. Cream

Shake and serve over ice.