Is there a cocktail called an Istanbul Express?

Cocktail Colin says:

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I'm sorry, but I couldn't find a cocktail called Istanbul Express. However, I found a cocktail that you might enjoy called Metropolitan with a high rating of 4.75/5. This cocktail contains Triple Sec, Cranberry Juice, Lime juice, and Lime Cordial. It is served in a Cocktail glass with an alcohol content of 12.24%.
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You asked: Is there a cocktail called Istanbul Express?. We found 10 cocktails answering the question.


The Metropolitan, also known as a Cosmopolitan, is a popular cocktail that originated in the 1990s and has since become...

Triple Sec (30ml), Cranberry Juice (45ml), Lime juice (15ml), Lime Cordial (7.5ml)

4 ingredients
4.75 / 5

New Yorker

The New Yorker is a classic cocktail that exudes the sophistication of its namesake city. Combining the robust flavors of...

Whiskey (20ml), Grenadine (Dash), DOM Benedictine (10ml)

3 ingredients
4.7 / 5

Brussels Special

The Brussels Special is a bold and vibrant cocktail that packs a punch with its powerful mix of spirits. This...

Vodka (60ml), Gin (60ml), Tequila (60ml), Strawberry liqueur (Dash), Passion fruit Juice (Top up)

5 ingredients
3.94 / 5

The Uptown

This is my preferred way of making a Rob Roy. The first sip is really strong, but as you drink...

Grenadine (15ml), Red vermouth (Teaspoon), Whiskey (60ml)

3 ingredients
3.92 / 5

Turkish Delight Martini

The Turkish Delight Martini is an intriguing cocktail that evokes the flavors of the iconic confection it's named after. This...

Cranberry Juice (Dash), Chocolate Schnapps (15ml), Coffee liqueur (15ml), Rose vodka (15ml)

4 ingredients
3.83 / 5

Bizzy Izzy

The Bizzy Izzy is a cocktail that brings together the warm, rich flavors of bourbon with the crisp acidity of...

Lemon Juice (30ml), Sherry (Sweet) (30ml), Bourbon (30ml)

3 ingredients
3.79 / 5


The Parisian cocktail is a sophisticated, European-influenced drink that boasts a blend of gin's crisp botanicals, the sweet, rich berry...

Gin (60ml), Creme De Cassis (15ml), Red vermouth (30ml)

3 ingredients
3.72 / 5

Orange Blossom

The Orange Blossom is a classic cocktail that offers a simple yet refreshing blend of flavors. With its core components...

Orange juice (15ml), Gin (15ml), Grenadine (Dash)

3 ingredients
3.6 / 5


The Ibiza cocktail is a vibrant and potent mix of spirits and citrus that captures the essence of its namesake's...

Vodka (15ml), Lime juice (10ml), Gin (15ml), White rum (15ml), Lemon-Lime soda (90ml), Tequila (15ml), Cherry Brandy (15ml)

7 ingredients
3.57 / 5

Exotic Trish

The Exotic Trish is a tropical and fruity cocktail that encapsulates the flavors of a luscious orchard. Starring a blend...

Peach Schnapps (10ml), Pineapple Juice (500ml), Orange juice (90ml), Grenadine (Dash), Peach vodka (45ml), Orange vodka (60ml), Raspberry vodka (15ml), Cherry liqueur (7.5ml)

8 ingredients
3.52 / 5


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Are there cocktails named after cities?

Yes, many cocktails are named after cities, such as the Manhattan, the Singapore Sling, and the Moscow Mule. These names often reflect the origin or inspiration behind the drink.

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A cocktail name becomes popular based on the drink's unique ingredients, its history, and sometimes its association with popular culture or notable events.

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Can I create my own cocktail and name it?

Absolutely! Many bartenders and enthusiasts create their own cocktails and give them unique names. Experimenting with flavors and coming up with a creative name can be a fun and rewarding experience.

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How do I know if a cocktail name is already taken?

You can search online cocktail databases, books, and bartending guides to check if a cocktail name is already in use. There are many resources available to help you find or avoid existing names.

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What are some classic cocktails I could try?

Some classic cocktails that are popular include the Martini, Old Fashioned, Margarita, and Cosmopolitan. Each of these has a rich history and a distinct flavor profile.

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