17 Cocktails That Only Require Two Ingredients ...

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17 Cocktails  That Only Require Two  Ingredients ...

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:

  1. the paloma
  2. the screwdriver
  3. the gimlet
  4. arctic kiss
  5. purple passion
  6. malibu slush
  7. cake mix
  8. black russian
  9. seven and seven
  10. the kalimotxo
  11. pineapple upside down cake
  12. campari and soda
  13. the cuba libra
  14. the snakebite
  15. dark and stormy
  16. shandy
  17. rusty nail

1 The Paloma

The Paloma If you need something refreshing, this is it!

Ingredients:
1 ounce tequila
Grapefruit juice

Directions:
Place the tequila in a glass with ice. Top with grapefruit juice.

Source: buzzfeed.com

2 The Screwdriver

The Screwdriver You’ll feel yourself unwinding with just one sip of this.

Ingredients:
1 ½ ounces vodka
1 ½ ounces orange juice

Directions:
Combine the vodka and orange juice in a glass filled with ice.

Source: mydomaine.com

3 The Gimlet

The Gimlet Take it old school with this tasty drink.

Ingredients:
2 ounces gin
1 ounce sweetened lime juice

Directions:
Pour the gin over ice and top with the lime juice.

Source: buzzfeed.com

4 ARCTIC Kiss

ARCTIC Kiss Got something to celebrate? This is the cocktail for you.

Ingredients:
2 parts vodka
3 parts champagne

Directions:
Combine the vodka and champagne in a flute glass and serve.

Source: styleitlikeyoustoleit.com

5 Purple Passion

Purple Passion You’re going to love the color and taste of this great drink.

Ingredients:
2 parts vodka
1 part raspberry liqueur

Directions:
Combine the ingredients and serve over ice.

Source: styleitlikeyoustoleit.com

6 Malibu Slush

Malibu Slush It can feel like summer anytime with this delicious cocktail.

Ingredients:
1 ¼ cup lychee juice
2 tablespoons Malibu rum

Directions:
Combine the juice and rum with ice until the mixture gets slushy. Serve.

Source: withablast.net

7 Cake Mix

Cake Mix Now you can have your cake and drink it too!

Ingredients:
1 ½ ounces vanilla vodka
4 ½ ounces ginger ale

Directions:
Serve the vodka and ginger ale in a glass with ice.

Source: mixthatdrink.com

8 Black Russian

Black Russian 2 parts vodka
1 part coffee liqueur

Directions:
Pour both ingredients over ice and serve.

Source: styleitlikeyoustoleit.com

9 Seven and Seven

Seven and Seven Both of these sevens will tantalize your taste buds.

Ingredients:
2 ounces Seagram’s 7
7-Up

Directions:
Pour the whiskey over ice and top with the 7-Up.

Source: buzzfeed.com

10 The Kalimotxo

The Kalimotxo If you love sangria, you will adore this cocktail.

Ingredients:
Coca-Cola
Red wine

Directions:
Pour equal amounts of soda and wine over ice and serve.

Source: mydomaine.com

11 Pineapple Upside down Cake

Pineapple Upside down Cake Here’s a drink that tastes just like dessert.

Ingredients:
1 ½ ounces cake vodka
3 ounces pineapple juice

Directions:
Shake the ingredients in a shaker and serve over ice.

Source: emme-magazine.com

12 Campari and Soda

Campari and Soda Here’s something a little bit different, but still really yummy.

Ingredients:
2 ounces Campari
Club soda

Directions:
Pour the Campari over ice and top it off with the club soda.

Source: buzzfeed.com

13 The Cuba Libra

The Cuba Libra It sounds out of this world, but it is easy to make and really easy to make.

Ingredients:
1 ounce rum
Coke

Directions:
Pour the rum over ice and top with the Coke.

Source: buzzfeed.com

14 The Snakebite

The Snakebite Don’t worry – it isn’t at all painful.

Ingredients:
8 ounces cider
8 ounces lager
Directions:
Pour the cider into a chilled glass and float the lager on top.

Source: mydomaine.com

15 Dark and Stormy

Dark and Stormy You’re going to love this! I promise!

Ingredients:
2 ounces dark rum
5 ounces ginger beer

Directions:
Pour the rum over ice and fill with ginger beer.

Source: epicurious.com

16 Shandy

Shandy This is the perfect cocktail for the beer lovers among you.

Ingredients:
Beer
Lemonade

Directions:
Combine equal parts beer and lemonade in a chilled glass.

Source: beer.about.com

17 Rusty Nail

Rusty Nail 1 ½ ounce whiskey
¾ ounce Drambuie

Directions:
Pour the ingredients in a glass with ice. Stir and serve.

Source: cocktails.about.com

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