Show me cocktails with simple ingredients.

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I have found some cocktails with simple ingredients for you. Here they are listed in descending order of rating/score: 1. Cocktail with Triple Sec, Lime juice, Tequila, and Salt 2. Cocktail with Lime juice, Gin, and Sugar Syrup 3. Cocktail with Gin and Tonic water 4. Cocktail with Vodka, Lime juice, Lemon Juice, Lime Cordial, and Sugar Syrup 5. Cocktail with Lime juice, Mint Leaves, Ginger Beer, Sugar Syrup, White rum, and Ginger These cocktails have straightforward ingredients but still pack a flavorful punch. Cheers!
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Simple ingredients

You asked: Cocktails with simple ingredients. We found 10 cocktails answering the question.


The Margarita is a classic cocktail that originated in Mexico and has become a beloved drink all over the world....

Triple Sec (20ml), Lime juice (15ml), Tequila (50ml), Salt (Pinch)

4 ingredients
4.98 / 5

Vodka Gimlet

The Vodka Gimlet is a classic cocktail that has been around since the early 20th century. It is believed to...

Vodka (75ml), Lime juice (Teaspoon), Lemon Juice (Teaspoon), Lime Cordial (7.5ml), Sugar Syrup (Teaspoon)

5 ingredients
4.9 / 5

Moët Margarita

The Moët Margarita is a luxurious and sophisticated variation of the classic Margarita cocktail. It combines the zesty and refreshing...

Orange liqueur (7.5ml), Lime juice (7.5ml), Tequila (15ml), Sugar Syrup (7.5ml), Champagne / prosecco (90ml), Salt (Pinch)

6 ingredients
4.87 / 5

Margarita on the Rocks

Margarita on the Rocks is a classic cocktail that originated in Mexico and has become a beloved favorite around the...

Cointreau (30ml), Lime juice (30ml), Tequila (60ml), Salt (Pinch)

4 ingredients
4.67 / 5


The Gimlet is a classic cocktail that dates back to the early 19th century and has remained a popular choice...

Lime juice (15ml), Gin (60ml), Sugar Syrup (15ml)

3 ingredients
4.66 / 5

Ginger Mojito

The Ginger Mojito is a zesty twist on the classic Mojito cocktail. This refreshing beverage expertly blends the warmth of...

Lime juice (15ml), Mint Leaves (12), Ginger Beer (Top up), Sugar Syrup (15ml), White rum (30ml), Ginger (3 pieces)

6 ingredients
4.6 / 5

Gin And Tonic

The Gin and Tonic is a classic cocktail known for its refreshing and simplistic nature, often enjoyed as a casual...

Gin (30ml), Tonic water (Top up)

2 ingredients
4.5 / 5

Orange Margarita

The Orange Margarita is a citrusy twist on the classic Margarita cocktail, showcasing a vibrant blend of fresh orange and...

Lime juice (Dash), Triple Sec (15ml), Orange juice (150ml), Tequila (30ml)

4 ingredients
4.39 / 5

Gin And Tonic Bitter Lime

Gin and Tonic is good, but if you like it bitter with a hint of lime, this drink is for...

Lime juice (30ml), Gin (60ml), Angostura Bitters (Dash), Tonic water (200ml)

4 ingredients
3.66 / 5

Margarita #2

The Margarita is a popular and refreshing cocktail that is believed to have originated in Mexico in the 1930s. It...

Lime juice (30ml), Triple Sec (30ml), Tequila (60ml), Sour Mix (60ml), Salt (Pinch)

5 ingredients
3.6 / 5


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What are some easy-to-make cocktails with minimal ingredients?

Easy-to-make cocktails with minimal ingredients include favorites like the Gin and Tonic, Margarita, Mojito, and Vodka Soda. These cocktails are simple yet delicious.

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Can I make cocktails with ingredients I already have at home?

Yes, many cocktails can be made with common household ingredients. For example, a classic Martini just requires gin and vermouth, and a Whiskey Sour can be made with whiskey, lemon juice, and sugar.

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What are the basic tools needed for making simple cocktails?

Basic tools needed for making simple cocktails include a jigger for measuring, a shaker for mixing, a strainer, a bar spoon, and a cocktail glass. These tools can help you make a variety of drinks.

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Are simple ingredient cocktails less flavorful?

Not at all. Simple ingredient cocktails can be just as flavorful. The key is to use high-quality ingredients and balance the flavors well. Simple recipes often highlight the purity of each ingredient.

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What are some tips for making great cocktails at home?

To make great cocktails at home, always use fresh ingredients, measure accurately, and don't be afraid to experiment. Also, chilling your glasses and using good ice can make a big difference in the final drink.

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