Say all your friends are going out to celebrate something and you want to join them too. But you’ve never had a sip of liquor in your life! Now, if you’re anything like me, you probably don’t want to be a fool and order a really strong drink for your first time. Here are some suggestions that are suitable for first-time drinkers when going to the pub.
A vodka sprite is one of the most straightforward drinks and is excellent for beginner drinkers. All that’s in this drink is 1.5 oz of vodka topped off with some sprite.
This drink here can be for guys and ladies. It’s a simple cocktail that includes 1 2/3 oz white rum, 4 oz Coke Cola, and in some cases, they even add in 1/3 oz lime juice on ice.
Or an Adult Shirley Temple is a sweet drink that contains 2.5 oz of vodka, but you can also use tequila instead, depending on your preferences. It also has 1 oz lime juice, 0.25 oz of grenadine syrup, and 3 oz of ginger beer. The garnishes inside this drink are a slice of lime and cherries. This cocktail makes for a yummy drink if you have a sweet tooth.
This drink here has all the known liquors in it. It contains five alcohols such as vodka, tequila, light rum, triple sec, and gin. All that’s left to add is a splash of Coke Cola in it which gives it that iced tea colour, and there you have it. This cocktail here is also a bit of a sweet and strong drink, so even though it’s a good drink for beginners, try not to order too many of these.
Also known as the vodka buck! This great drink here is made of vodka, spicy ginger beer, and lime juice, garnished with a slice of lime. It is usually served in a copper mug which keeps its temperature. It’s a popular drink and a good one for first-time drinkers!
Beer is one of the most common alcoholic drinks that there is! There are a variety of beer brands to choose from with many flavours. If you aren’t sure what you would like to try out first, a beer can be your number one go-to alcoholic drink to get you started.
This is a more popular one with men, but women can also order this simple cocktail. This drink here is made of gin and tonic water poured over a large amount of ice in a highball glass. Depending on what you like for taste and strength, the gin and tonic water ratio can be altered to your liking. Just try to go easy on the first couple of drinks.
With all these suggested cocktails to order for first-time drinkers like yourself, you can go out and celebrate with your friends with confidence. Knowing what drink you want to try to order for the first time can be difficult, but now that you have a few in mind, you’re all set to having a good time like everyone else.