If you are a cocktail connoisseur, you’ve probably heard about the venom drink before. If you haven’t tried it, you definitely know what it is. And, if you have never heard the names venom and drink together before, we’ve got you covered.
Well, prepare to have your minds blown by this delicious cocktail, popularly called the venom drink. The “venom drink” also known as snake venom is a highly appetizing cocktail. It is similar to the famous snake bite shot, but not quite.
The Venom drink recipe is extremely easy to put together and requires only 4 ingredients. It can be prepared in under 3 minutes and is a great drink to serve at pool parties or afternoon brunches.
Here’s the perfect venom drink recipe that will blow your mind.
Here’s how you can make the perfect venom drink
Venom drink ingredients:
- 45 ml of Absolut vodka.
- 45 ml of Southern comfort
- Dash of orange and lime
- 70 ml of WKD Blue
- Ice cubes
- Lemon wedge, orange peel, or cocktail umbrellas (for garnishing purposes)
- Cocktail shaker
Instructions to make the venom drink recipe:
- Add the 45 ml of Southern comfort into the cocktail shaker and shake well.
- Add the WKD Blue and Absolut Vodka into the shaker and shake for a few seconds.
- Pour the alcohol mixture into a glass filled with ice.
- Top the venom drink with freshly squeezed orange juice.
- Garnish according to your taste with lemon wedges or orange peel.
Voila, your perfect venom drink cocktail is ready! For best taste, serve the venom drink cocktail chilled.
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The ingredients of the Moray Sour cocktail include fifty ml of Glen Moray whiskey, freshly squeezed lemon juice, one egg white, fresh ginger root, castor sugar, scotch whiskey and Angostura bitters.
The recipe is a little complicated but once you get the hang of it, you will be able to make the best Moray Sour Cocktail.
2. Pink Lady Cocktail
The Pink Lady cocktail is a delicate drink that uses a classic Gin recipe. The pink color is obtained from dashes of Grenadine syrup. A sweet cocktail, you will love the Pink Lady if you are a sweet-drink person. The Pink Lady Cocktail is retro and romantic.
You will need Triple sec, lemon juice, egg white, London dry gin, grenadine syrup, red cherries (for garnishing), and ice cubes.
If you are a fan of the Manhattan cocktail, you will surely enjoy the delightful Pink Lady cocktail drink.
3. Widow’s Kiss cocktail
Another classic cocktail, the Widow’s kiss cocktail is known as the most passionate cocktails. It is very similar to the Manhattan cocktail. The Widow’s Kiss is a powerfully flavoured cocktail drink that obtains its sweet and sultry aroma from the distinctive French apple brandy, Calvados. A dash of lime is used to improve the flavour of the cocktail.
Ingredients include Apple brandy or Calvados, Angostura Bitters, a dash of lime, Benedictine liqueur, Yellow Chartreuse and a couple of red cherries.
The Widow’s Kiss Cocktail is a timeless masterpiece. A posh drink, this is definitely one of the best drinks you have ever tried.
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4. Cuban Zombie
The Cuban zombie is a very powerful and flavorful cocktail drink. It is said that one sip of the supercharger cocktail drink can bring the dead back to life. The ingredients are simple and the Cuban zombie can be made in under 5 minutes.
Ingredients of the Cuban Zombie include Havana Club 7 year, Pineapple juice, orange juice, Havana Club 3 year, lime juice, passion fruit, grenadine syrup and ice.
Try this cocktail at your own risk as the Cuban Zombie is truly unforgiving! It can give you a deadly hangover.
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5. Income tax cocktail
The Income Tax cocktail is a classy citrusy cocktail drink powered with gin. It isn’t quite as boring as the name suggests. If you like gin, this will be one of your favourite cocktail recipes.
You will need one and a half-ounce of gin, dry vermouth, sweet vermouth, orange juice and Angostura bitters. And, if you want to go the extra mile, you can add Bacardi.
6. Brass Monkey cocktail
Another funky cocktail, the Brass monkey is delicious.
A simple recipe, you can make this one in 3 minutes. It only requires three ingredients, that is, equal parts of vodka, rum and orange juice. You can go ahead and add a dash of lime to enhance the flavours!
7. Sparkling Campari orange
We saved the best for the last. The Sparkling Campari Orange is another brilliant and timeless cocktail that everyone should try. The drink not only looks gorgeous but it is also one of the tastiest recipes.
The bubbling and fizzing on the top of the drink only enhance the taste of it! You will need equal parts Campari and sparkling water, two ounces of orange juice and ice cubes to make this drink.
The Venom drink cocktail is one of the best cocktails to ever exist and this fact is vouched for by many! Happy drinking!