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Can You Actually Name These 12 Classic Cocktails?

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  1. 1. Let's start easy. What is it called when you mix 4 oz tequila, 2 oz Cointreau, and the juice of two limes?

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    Daiquiri
    Tequila Sunrise
    Margarita
    Pisco Sour
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    A ~classic~ margarita.

    You can find the recipe here.

  2. 2. What do you get when you mix 3 oz rye, 1 oz sweet vermouth, Angostura bitters, and top it with a maraschino cherry?

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    Old Fashioned
    Negroni
    Bellini
    Manhattan
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    A Manhattan.

    Get the recipe here.

  3. 3. When you're hosting brunch and you mix 4 oz champagne with 2 oz orange juice (and some Cointreau or Grand Marnier if you're ~feelin' fancy~), what are you making?

    us.cointreau.com
    Mimosa
    Americano
    Mai Tai
    Bellini
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    A mimosa.

    Get the recipe here.

  4. 4. Which cocktail calls for 2 oz of light rum, 1 oz lime juice, and ½ oz simple syrup?

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    Margarita
    Dark 'n' Stormy
    Daiquiri
    Tom Collins
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The daiquiri, which is definitely not anything like a strawberry smoothie.

    Get the recipe here.

  5. 5. OK, but what's it called when you mix ¾ oz Cointreau and oz brandy with ¾ oz of lemon juice?

    epicurious.com
    Kir Royale
    Sidecar
    Gimlet
    Zombie
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    A Sidecar.

    Here's the recipe!

  6. 6. And what would you call 1 ½ oz gin, 1 oz of sweetened lime juice, and a bit of soda water?

    theflairexchange.com
    Daiquiri
    Old Fashioned
    Gimlet
    Vesper
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a Gimlet!

    Here's how to make it.

  7. 7. When you mix 2 oz vodka with 3 oz of ginger beer with the juice of half a lime, you're making...

    liquor.com
    Dark 'n' Stormy
    Kamikaze
    Moscow Mule
    Pimm's Cup
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    ...a Moscow Mule!

    Get a recipe here.

  8. 8. What drink requires fresh mint leaves, 1 ½ tbsp simple syrup, 1 tbsp fresh lime juice, 2 oz of light rum, and 2 fl oz of club soda?

    williams-sonoma.com
    Mint Julep
    Gimlet
    Sazerac
    Mojito
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a minty fresh Mojito!

    Here's the recipe.

  9. 9. What cocktail needs 4 oz orange juice, 2 oz tequila, ½ oz grenadine, and an umbrella AND cherries AND an orange slice to garnish?

    averiecooks.com
    Screwdriver
    Fuzzy Navel
    Tequila Sunrise
    Mezcal Mule
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    A Tequila Sunrise.

    Here's how to make one.

  10. 10. What drink calls for equal parts Campari, sweet vermouth, and gin?

    Maureen Petrosky / thekitchn.com
    Americano
    Negroni
    Boulevardier
    Martinez
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a Negroni!

    Here's a more formal recipe.

  11. 11. What needs a sugar cube, some water, 1 ½ oz rye, Peychaud Bitters, Angostura bitters, and absinthe?

    chowhound.com
    Sazerac
    Vieux Carré
    Death in the Afternoon
    Bee's Knees
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Sazerac, the New Orleans classic.

    If you want to make it, you can find a how-to here.

  12. 12. Which cocktail requires 1 oz gin, ½ oz simple syrup, ½ oz fresh lemon juice, and champagne?

    Anna Stockwell / saveur.com
    French 75
    Pisco Sour
    Gin Fizz
    Americano
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's called a French 75.

    Here's how to make one.

Can You Actually Name These 12 Classic Cocktails?

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Drinking Novice

Maybe you've chugged a lot of beers, and taken lots of shots, but there's a ~whole world~ of delicious drinks out there just waiting to be gulped down. Go try a few.

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Booze's Biggest Fan

You've made more than a few nice drinks yourself, even though you're not a pro bartender, and you know the value of a good bottle of liquor.

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If you aren't a bartender, WOW, did you just get really lucky? If you are a bartender, well, good thing you know how to do your job. And thank you for everything you do.

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