With the year of the Snake to begin soon, party arrangements should be made in advance to make your party a smashing hit.
Since it goes without saying how important is it to have the perfect mix of drinks in a party hence we have for you a list of Chinese New year drinks that shall be the best choice for your Chinese themed New Year’s Party.
- Mango Margarita:
This drink with its flavourful and unique mango undertones is perhaps one of the simplest yet the most delicious of drinks which uses minimal ingredients like tequila, mango liqueur and lime juice to give you an interesting mix.
- Red Lotus:
The Red Lotus cocktail blends within it Lychee and Cranberry undertones to give your taste buds a twirl that is sweet and refreshing at the same time. Made out of Lichido liqueur, vodka and cranberry juice, this delicately flavoured drink is sure to become one of your favourites.
- Mango Spice Cocktail:
If there was ever a more brilliant mix of sweet and spice, this combination of Mango nectar, jalapeno, agave nectar, fresh lime, orange bitters and Absolut Mango Vodka would top it. Try the drink at set your taste buds ablaze.
- Lotus Blossom:
This truly oriental drink is made with an interesting mix of Lychee nuts, lime juice, Grey Goose La Poire Vodka, is an interesting take of regular cocktails and is refreshing in nature.
- Beijing Bellini:
With a fun take of the regular Bellini, this drink was created during the Beijing Summer Olympic games. Replacing the Peach Schnapps that are so regular in the traditional Bellini with Lychee Liqueur, add to the mix champagne or Dry Italian Prosecco and there you have it the ode to the sportsman spirit in style.
- Shandong Mary:
Made with Tsingtao Lager Beer, Tomato juice, vodka, chilli garlic sauce and a hit of lemon, this oriental take on the Bloody Mary is sure to set your senses tingling.
This delicious blend of Lichido Liqueur which is basically a blend of Cognac, guava and lychee essence along with peach juice, add to it vodka and lime juice, and what you have is a succulently luscious delight in a martini glass. Top this with a lychee used as a garnish and what you have is the perfect blend of sweetness with a kick.
- Ginger Beer Fizz:
For the fans of the beer, this cocktail with a different take is perhaps a home favourite. Made with Tsingtao Pure draft Beer, ginger beer and garnished with slices of ginger, not only will this appeal to your eclectic tastes but is also beneficial medicinally.
- The Slinger:
Developed in the early 1900’s this slightly complex drink is in a league of its own. Made out of fin, lemon juice, sugar syrup, powdered sugar, club soda, Kirsch or cherry brandy and using a lemon slice and maraschino cherry for garnishing in a highball glass, it is a drink that you shall definitely remember.
- Mai Tai:
Literally translating to “Out of this World” the drink lives up to its name. Prepared from light and dark rum, along with lime juice, orange curacao, orgeat syrup and using maraschino cherry for garnish, the drink is perfection in a glass and has a few variants like the Pineapple Mai Tai which has the addition of Pineapple juice, triple sec and grenadine to it.