We all need a good cocktail after a hard day at work or after a long day of driving the kids from place to place. If you need that drink, but don’t have the energy to whip up something fancy, you need a 2 ingredient cocktail. There are lots to choose from, but these are some delicious choices to get you started. Bottoms up!
Table of contents:
- the paloma
- the screwdriver
- the gimlet
- arctic kiss
- purple passion
- malibu slush
- cake mix
- black russian
- seven and seven
- the kalimotxo
- pineapple upside down cake
- campari and soda
- the cuba libra
- the snakebite
- dark and stormy
- rusty nail
1 The Paloma
If you need something refreshing, this is it!
1 ounce tequila
Place the tequila in a glass with ice. Top with grapefruit juice.
2 The Screwdriver
You’ll feel yourself unwinding with just one sip of this.
1 ½ ounces vodka
1 ½ ounces orange juice
Combine the vodka and orange juice in a glass filled with ice.
3 The Gimlet
Take it old school with this tasty drink.
2 ounces gin
1 ounce sweetened lime juice
Pour the gin over ice and top with the lime juice.
4 ARCTIC Kiss
Got something to celebrate? This is the cocktail for you.
2 parts vodka
3 parts champagne
Combine the vodka and champagne in a flute glass and serve.
5 Purple Passion
You’re going to love the color and taste of this great drink.
2 parts vodka
1 part raspberry liqueur
Combine the ingredients and serve over ice.
6 Malibu Slush
It can feel like summer anytime with this delicious cocktail.
1 ¼ cup lychee juice
2 tablespoons Malibu rum
Combine the juice and rum with ice until the mixture gets slushy. Serve.
7 Cake Mix
Now you can have your cake and drink it too!
1 ½ ounces vanilla vodka
4 ½ ounces ginger ale
Serve the vodka and ginger ale in a glass with ice.
8 Black Russian
2 parts vodka
1 part coffee liqueur
Pour both ingredients over ice and serve.
9 Seven and Seven
Both of these sevens will tantalize your taste buds.
2 ounces Seagram’s 7
Pour the whiskey over ice and top with the 7-Up.
10 The Kalimotxo
If you love sangria, you will adore this cocktail.
Pour equal amounts of soda and wine over ice and serve.
11 Pineapple Upside down Cake
Here’s a drink that tastes just like dessert.
1 ½ ounces cake vodka
3 ounces pineapple juice
Shake the ingredients in a shaker and serve over ice.
12 Campari and Soda
Here’s something a little bit different, but still really yummy.
2 ounces Campari
Pour the Campari over ice and top it off with the club soda.
13 The Cuba Libra
It sounds out of this world, but it is easy to make and really easy to make.
1 ounce rum
Pour the rum over ice and top with the Coke.
14 The Snakebite
Don’t worry – it isn’t at all painful.
8 ounces cider
8 ounces lager
Pour the cider into a chilled glass and float the lager on top.
15 Dark and Stormy
You’re going to love this! I promise!
2 ounces dark rum
5 ounces ginger beer
Pour the rum over ice and fill with ginger beer.
This is the perfect cocktail for the beer lovers among you.
Combine equal parts beer and lemonade in a chilled glass.
17 Rusty Nail
1 ½ ounce whiskey
¾ ounce Drambuie
Pour the ingredients in a glass with ice. Stir and serve.
Which one do you want to try first?
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