It can be a lot of fun to watch a bartender work his magic – twirling bottles, mixing what seem like hundreds of ingredients to finally serve you with some delicious drinks that are sure to liven up the party. And so, when you have friends or colleagues over for a dinner party, not having a bartender or mixologist at hand can leave you feeling like something is missing. An easy fix for this would be to hire a professional bartender from Urban Company, who could mix all the cocktails you need for your get-together at home.
However, if you’d like to keep the party for friends only, an alternative could be to mix your drinks yourself and become a mixing magician yourself. To help you along and assuage any worries that you might have about mixing the cocktails yourself , we’ve put together a list of 4 super cool cocktails that you can make at home easily. Here’s the list:
This popular drink, informally known as a cosmo, is a cocktail made with vodka, triple sec, cranberry juice, and freshly squeezed or sweetened lime juice. Here’s the recipe:
Enjoyable and easy to assemble from behind the bar, a whiskey sour has always enjoyed a widespread popularity amongst the masses. It’s as simple as you can get and still be called a cocktail. There is a base spirit, water, sugar, and a citrus element, usually lemon. Here’s how you can make one for yourself:
The beverage of choice for novice drinkers because of its relatively low alcohol content, Mojito is a traditional Cuban highball made up of five ingredients and rum as an alcoholic base. Check out the recipe for a classic mojito:
Did you know that at one time, mint julep was farmers’ choice of drink to begin their day, almost like an alcoholic equivalent of today’s coffee? Well, if you’d like to add a cool and refreshing beverage option in your dinner menu, mint julep is the answer. Here’s how you can mix it:
So, what do you think? These recipes are easy, with ingredients that are readily available at the supermarket near you and absolutely delicious to boot. The next time you host a group of friends at your place, don your bartending cape and give these a try! We guarantee your guests will appreciate your endeavors 🙂
But like we said before – if you need some professional help? Book a bartender through Urban Company in a jiffy!