For the many people who are fans of mixing parties with alcoholic drinks, there are many types of drinks that can be served at these occasions. Some of these drinks are served straight from the bottle into glasses that are filled with ice cubes. Others however are of a mixed nature. These mixed drinks will have a number of different alcoholic beverages in them to give the drink a unique flavor. There is another fact that is very interesting about mixed drinks.
Most of these mixed drinks that we like to have come from various other countries and as some people taste them various other ingredients are added. In some cases the bartenders will mix these new drinks with a few other combinations just to see what these new mixed drinks are like. Of course these new mixed drinks need to be refined before they are served to the discerning public.
Once these mixed drinks have reached the stage where they are fit for customer tasting the bartender will think of a new name to give their creation. These names will have to be original otherwise the various customers will ask for two different drinks that seem to bear the same name. To solve this problem a bartender can use the bartender black book to see the various drinks and mixed drinks that are being used.
Now when you look on the internet you will see that these mixed drinks have very exotic sounding names like Sex on the Beach, Coconut Pussycat, Top Banana, Fairy from Hell, Godiva Whisper and many others. In addition these mixed drinks seem to span the entire range of alcoholic drinks as part of their taste foundations.
This means that to get these delicious mixed drinks Vodka, Champagne, Gin, Tequila, Cognac, Rum and many others will be used. Sometimes these will be used as the base of the mixed drinks. At other times they will be part of the mixed drink itself and impart their own distinctive taste to the mixed drinks. Now if you want to make some of these mixed drinks at home you should find and use drink books that detail the various ingredients that are needed and the way that you should create this drink.
As there are so many varieties of mixed drinks, in the world of mixed drinks it sometimes pays to find the drink that appeals to you. There are many ways that you can fulfill this journey and hopefully have some fun in the process too. Saluté!