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Here Are The Most Iconic Drinks From Each US State

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We recently asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to share which alcoholic drinks are popular in their state. Here are some of the best results:

1. Alabama: Yellow Hammer.

"It's a mixed drink that includes rum, vodka, amaretto, grenadine, orange juice, and pineapple juice. Big hit on Alabama football game days." —courtneyg43e6fd966
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"It's a mixed drink that includes rum, vodka, amaretto, grenadine, orange juice, and pineapple juice. Big hit on Alabama football game days." —courtneyg43e6fd966

2. Alaska: Duck Farts.

"This recipe is Kahlua coffee liqueur, Bailey's Irish cream, and Crown Royal Canadian whisky." —maureen45rae
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"This recipe is Kahlua coffee liqueur, Bailey's Irish cream, and Crown Royal Canadian whisky." —maureen45rae

3. Arizona: Prickly Pear Margaritas.

"Micheladas and prickly pear cactus margaritas are pretty popular here." —Kandice Marrero, Facebook
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"Micheladas and prickly pear cactus margaritas are pretty popular here." —Kandice Marrero, Facebook

4. Arkansas: Whiskey Sprite.

"Woo Pig Sooie!" —shelbyt4529a7420
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"Woo Pig Sooie!" —shelbyt4529a7420

5. California: Red wine.

—hamstarwheel
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6. Colorado: Craft beer.

"We have the second most breweries in the country (beat only by California's large size) and the third highest amount per capita (beat by Vermont's small size, and by Oregon's drive to be the number one hipster state in all the land)." —smokinace1113
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"We have the second most breweries in the country (beat only by California's large size) and the third highest amount per capita (beat by Vermont's small size, and by Oregon's drive to be the number one hipster state in all the land)." —smokinace1113

7. Connecticut: White wine.

*Editor's Note: No one submitted anything for Connecticut, but we looked around and white wine seems to be a winner. Plus, did you know in 2014 that Connecticut beat out California in wine consumption?
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*Editor's Note: No one submitted anything for Connecticut, but we looked around and white wine seems to be a winner. Plus, did you know in 2014 that Connecticut beat out California in wine consumption?

8. Delaware: Dogfish Head

"I grew up in Delaware and can say Dogfish Head 100%." —monicas433f440da
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"I grew up in Delaware and can say Dogfish Head 100%." —monicas433f440da

9. Florida: Mojito.

"Everyone makes mojitos. They are light and refreshing with that citrus kick Florida is known for." —cortneyp
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"Everyone makes mojitos. They are light and refreshing with that citrus kick Florida is known for." —cortneyp

10. Georgia: Georgia Peach.

"Definitely a Georgia Peach! We drink it all. The. Time." —anniecox
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"Definitely a Georgia Peach! We drink it all. The. Time." —anniecox

11. Hawaii: Mai Tai for tourists, "green bottles" for locals.

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12. Idaho: Craft beer.

—rebekahlaurell
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13. Illinois: Bloody Mary with Chicago Absolut.

"Bloody Mary with Chicago Absolut (olive and rosemary infused vodka). Served with a Leinie's summer shandy chaser. Ahhhh, I love the midwest." —Stacey and Dennis Ponczek, Facebook
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"Bloody Mary with Chicago Absolut (olive and rosemary infused vodka). Served with a Leinie's summer shandy chaser. Ahhhh, I love the midwest." —Stacey and Dennis Ponczek, Facebook

14. Indiana: Domestic beer or local beer.

"I'd say that Sun King in Indy is the most popular local beer." —amandak48b5a97e5
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"I'd say that Sun King in Indy is the most popular local beer." —amandak48b5a97e5

15. Iowa: Busch Light.

"The obsession with Busch Light is one I’ll never understand, but damn it’s everywhere!" —brittanyw49d40489a
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"The obsession with Busch Light is one I’ll never understand, but damn it’s everywhere!" —brittanyw49d40489a

16. Kansas: Fireball.

"It's at every party and wedding." —kristatorres
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"It's at every party and wedding." —kristatorres

17. Kentucky: Bourbon, straight.

"Obviously, we drink a lot of bourbon in Kentucky. Not usually mixed with anything, though. Very few people actually drink things like mint juleps unless it's Derby season." —Rachel Hempel, Facebook
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"Obviously, we drink a lot of bourbon in Kentucky. Not usually mixed with anything, though. Very few people actually drink things like mint juleps unless it's Derby season." —Rachel Hempel, Facebook

18. Louisiana: Sazerac.

"Only tourists drink Hurricanes." —Mary Mauldin, Facebook
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"Only tourists drink Hurricanes." —Mary Mauldin, Facebook

19. Maine: Allen's Coffee Brandy.

"Allen's coffee brandy with milk. It will get you through any kind of snow or ice storm, which is why the shelves at the grocery store are cleaned out of it the night before every nor'easter!" —shannonc4952d579f
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"Allen's coffee brandy with milk. It will get you through any kind of snow or ice storm, which is why the shelves at the grocery store are cleaned out of it the night before every nor'easter!" —shannonc4952d579f

20. Maryland: Orange Crush.

"Number one is an Orange Crush. Number two would be Natty Noh. Number three would be a Bloody Mary or an oyster shooter with an Old Bay rim." —gabriellao47ba20033
Mission - Dupont Circle / Via Facebook: missiondc

"Number one is an Orange Crush. Number two would be Natty Noh. Number three would be a Bloody Mary or an oyster shooter with an Old Bay rim." —gabriellao47ba20033

21. Massachusetts: Sam Adams.

"Massachusetts is known for two things: Sam Adams (duh) and vodka cranberries (affectionally known as a Cape Codder!)" —jessmkaaa
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"Massachusetts is known for two things: Sam Adams (duh) and vodka cranberries (affectionally known as a Cape Codder!)" —jessmkaaa

22. Michigan: Oberon.

"Oberon for Michigan for sure! Best summer beer from a brewery!" —ryleaw2
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"Oberon for Michigan for sure! Best summer beer from a brewery!" —ryleaw2

23. Minnesota: Beertini/Midwest martini.

"Michelob Golden Light/Ultra (or any kind of light domestic beer) with olives for Minnesota, also known as a beertini/midwest martini. I worked in a sports bar here and every other person who came in would order it. I'd like us to be known for classier drinks, but this is apparently what the people want!" —Anna Coleman, Facebook
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"Michelob Golden Light/Ultra (or any kind of light domestic beer) with olives for Minnesota, also known as a beertini/midwest martini. I worked in a sports bar here and every other person who came in would order it. I'd like us to be known for classier drinks, but this is apparently what the people want!" —Anna Coleman, Facebook

24. Mississippi: Mississippi Punch.

*Editor's Note: No one submitted anything for Mississippi, but this cognac, bourbon, and rum drink has the state's name written all over it.
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*Editor's Note: No one submitted anything for Mississippi, but this cognac, bourbon, and rum drink has the state's name written all over it.

25. Missouri: Budweiser/Bud Light.

"You're welcome, world." —kaygro272
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"You're welcome, world." —kaygro272

26. Montana: Moscow Mules.

"Montana loves Moscow Mules!" —Anne Marie, Facebook
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"Montana loves Moscow Mules!" —Anne Marie, Facebook

27. Nebraska: Red Beer.

"Red beer in Nebraska! Domestic beer with a splash of tomato juice." —kelseyc7
Visit Omaha / Via Facebook: visitomaha

"Red beer in Nebraska! Domestic beer with a splash of tomato juice." —kelseyc7

28. Nevada: Anything fruity.

—katiejayn1

29. New Hampshire: Bud Light.

—m42c193d5d
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30. New Jersey: Jaeger Bombs.

"I’m a Bartender from New Jersey, and our state is known for Jaeger Bombs. Probably because of the 'My New Haircut' YouTube video." —keithgarambone
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"I’m a Bartender from New Jersey, and our state is known for Jaeger Bombs. Probably because of the 'My New Haircut' YouTube video." —keithgarambone

31. New Mexico: Margaritas.

"Margaritas are popular in New Mexico. Some restaurants get fancy and have really good flavors. We love our tequila!" —poisonivy1990
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"Margaritas are popular in New Mexico. Some restaurants get fancy and have really good flavors. We love our tequila!" —poisonivy1990

32. New York: Long Island iced tea

"I’m from New York, and it’s all about the Long Island iced tea." —Broadwaybby
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"I’m from New York, and it’s all about the Long Island iced tea." —Broadwaybby

33. North Carolina: Moonshine.

"You can often find moonshine or moonshine jelly at the farmers market." —laurenh4265bf8e3
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"You can often find moonshine or moonshine jelly at the farmers market." —laurenh4265bf8e3

34. North Dakota: Busch Lite.

*Editor's Note: No one submitted anything for North Dakota, but after asking around, it looks like Busch Lite is a safe bet.
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*Editor's Note: No one submitted anything for North Dakota, but after asking around, it looks like Busch Lite is a safe bet.

35. Ohio: Bloody Mary.

"Bloody Marys! Tomato juice is kinda of a big thing here, given how many tomatoes we grow." —katelynnb4d29d59ec
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"Bloody Marys! Tomato juice is kinda of a big thing here, given how many tomatoes we grow." —katelynnb4d29d59ec

36. Oklahoma: Lunchbox.

"Beer, amaretto, and OJ sounds gross, but tastes like heaven." —whitneyg49f49bd22
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"Beer, amaretto, and OJ sounds gross, but tastes like heaven." —whitneyg49f49bd22

37. Oregon: Craft beer.

"Oregon has so many craft breweries but I’d say the most popular are Deschutes Brewery, who’s known for the Black Butte Porter, and Ninkasi Brewing Company, who are known for the Total Domination IPA. Both breweries are super popular around the state and they’re a must have at the bar." —elizabethmorganw
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"Oregon has so many craft breweries but I’d say the most popular are Deschutes Brewery, who’s known for the Black Butte Porter, and Ninkasi Brewing Company, who are known for the Total Domination IPA. Both breweries are super popular around the state and they’re a must have at the bar." —elizabethmorganw

38. Pennsylvania: Yuengling.

"In Pennsylvania, it's definitely Yuengling. People really like their beer here." —Sylvia Bailey, Facebook
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"In Pennsylvania, it's definitely Yuengling. People really like their beer here." —Sylvia Bailey, Facebook

39. Rhode Island: Dark and Stormy.

"Rhode Island is definitely the dark and stormy, aka black rum and ginger beer." —Moonjock
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"Rhode Island is definitely the dark and stormy, aka black rum and ginger beer." —Moonjock

40. South Carolina: Sweet tea and vodka.

"South Carolina is 100% sweet tea and vodka. Preferably Firefly. Add a lemon wedge and you're SET." —philiplouis
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"South Carolina is 100% sweet tea and vodka. Preferably Firefly. Add a lemon wedge and you're SET." —philiplouis

41. South Dakota: Red Beer.

"Red beer! Beer with tomato juice and olives." —karak463351aed
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"Red beer! Beer with tomato juice and olives." —karak463351aed

42. Tennessee: Jack and Coke.

"I’m from Tennessee, so I’d say probably Jack and Coke. That, and any kind of beer from independent brewers." —sarahtaylorc
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"I’m from Tennessee, so I’d say probably Jack and Coke. That, and any kind of beer from independent brewers." —sarahtaylorc

43. Texas: Shiner Bock.

—l4fffde64c
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44. Utah: Root beer.

"The closet thing to alcohol Utahns can get without some ridiculous liquor law." —zandrab3
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"The closet thing to alcohol Utahns can get without some ridiculous liquor law." —zandrab3

45. Vermont: Craft beer.

"We have so many great local brews, but Switchback is definitely the VT beer on tap at any Vermont bar." —kelseyxtensen
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"We have so many great local brews, but Switchback is definitely the VT beer on tap at any Vermont bar." —kelseyxtensen

46. Virginia: Orange Crush.

"We are known for our orange crushes at the beach. They make them with fresh orange juice every time. They even have a whole festival revolved around it!" —katief4af1e7ff1
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"We are known for our orange crushes at the beach. They make them with fresh orange juice every time. They even have a whole festival revolved around it!" —katief4af1e7ff1

47. Washington: Rainier beer.

"The best part of Twilight was that Charlie was literally always drinking Rainier beer. It's a Washington staple!" —Elin Mary, Facebook
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"The best part of Twilight was that Charlie was literally always drinking Rainier beer. It's a Washington staple!" —Elin Mary, Facebook

48. West Virginia: Moonshine.

"Nothing beats West Virginia moonshine." —itmetheshort
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"Nothing beats West Virginia moonshine." —itmetheshort

49. Wisconsin: Brandy Old Fashioned

"The Old Fashioned. A lot of people associate Wisconsin with beer and it's a fine second, but it's the Old Fashioned." —Kara Budde and Jodie McGowan, Facebook
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"The Old Fashioned. A lot of people associate Wisconsin with beer and it's a fine second, but it's the Old Fashioned." —Kara Budde and Jodie McGowan, Facebook

50. Wyoming: Wyoming Whiskey.

"Anything with Wyoming Whiskey. Whiskey mules, whiskey sours, etc." —janellejoannes
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"Anything with Wyoming Whiskey. Whiskey mules, whiskey sours, etc." —janellejoannes

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