Can you find some unique cocktails other than the standard gin and tonic?

Cocktail Colin says:

quote start
I have found some unique cocktails with interesting ingredients and flavors for you to try: 1. Rating: 4.75/5 - A cold, alcoholic cocktail with Vodka, Lemon Juice, Pepper, Tabasco Sauce, Tomato Juice, Worcestershire Sauce, and Salt. 2. Rating: 4.7/5 - A cold, alcoholic cocktail with Absinthe, Lime juice, Dark rum, Grenadine, Grapefruit Juice, Angostura Bitters, Gold rum, and Overproof rum. 3. Rating: 4.65/5 - A cold, alcoholic cocktail with Lime juice, Gold rum, Grenadine, Jamaican rum, White rum, Falernum, Angostura Bitters, and Aniseed liqueur. 4. Rating: 4.62/5 - A cold, alcoholic cocktail with Lime juice, Grenadine, Tequila Añejo, and Angostura Bitters.
quote end
 Send this to a friend:

On this page

  • · · · · · ·   Answer
  • · · · · · ·   The cocktails
  • · · · · · ·   FAQ's


Unique cocktails

You asked: Unique cocktails beyond gin and tonic. We found 10 cocktails answering the question.

Bloody Mary

Love it or hate it, the Bloody Mary is a staple of any good cocktail bar.

Vodka (45ml), Lemon Juice (15ml), Pepper (Sprinkle), Tabasco Sauce (Dash), Tomato Juice (90ml), Worcestershire Sauce (2 dashes), Salt (Sprinkle)

7 ingredients
4.75 / 5

Zombie Punch

The Zombie is an exceptionally strong cocktail made of fruit juices and rum, so named for its perceived effects on...

Absinthe (15ml), Lime juice (15ml), Dark rum (30ml), Grenadine (Dash), Grapefruit Juice (30ml), Angostura Bitters (Dash), Gold rum (30ml), Overproof rum (15ml)

8 ingredients
4.7 / 5


The Zombie cocktail is a classic tiki drink that originated in the 1930s and has become a staple in tiki...

Lime juice (20ml), Gold rum (45ml), Grenadine (1 teaspoon), Jamaican rum (45ml), White rum (30ml), Falernum (15ml), Angostura Bitters (Dash), Aniseed liqueur (6 drops)

8 ingredients
4.65 / 5

Tequila Mix

The Tequila Mix is a vibrant cocktail that combines the bold flavor of Tequila Añejo with the tartness of fresh...

Lime juice (30ml), Grenadine (15ml), Tequila Añejo (45ml), Angostura Bitters (Dash)

4 ingredients
4.62 / 5

New World Spritz

The New World Spritz is a refreshing and herbaceous cocktail that captures the essence of a classic spritz with a...

Vodka (60ml), Soda water (180ml), Lime (1), Sugar Syrup (30ml), Basil leaves (20)

5 ingredients
3.79 / 5

Oaxaca Old Fashioned

The New York bar Mayahuel has introduced countless drinkers to the joys of agave spirits, and this Mexican-accented riff on...

Mezcal (15ml), Agave syrup (7.5ml), Tequila Reposado (45ml), Chocolate bitters (Dash)

4 ingredients
3.7 / 5

Gin and Zonic

The Gin and Zonic is a refreshing variation of the classic Gin and Tonic, a well-loved cocktail with a crisp...

Lime (Half ), Tonic water (200ml), Dry gin (60ml)

3 ingredients
3.68 / 5

Gin Twist

The Gin Twist is a refreshing cocktail that combines the classic taste of gin with the zesty notes of citrus....

Gin (30ml), Lemon-Lime soda (Top up), Blue Curaçao (15ml)

3 ingredients
3.63 / 5

Newfy Twister

The Newfy Twister is a fruit-forward cocktail that combines the warmth of whiskey with the tropical notes of passion fruit...

Whiskey (90ml), Passion fruit Juice (120ml), Mango Juice (120ml)

3 ingredients
3.57 / 5

Bloody honey tequila

The Bloody Honey Tequila cocktail is a sweet and citrusy drink with a complex flavor profile that comes from a...

Lime juice (15ml), Tequila (30ml), Grenadine (Teaspoon), Lemon-Lime soda (Top up), Honey liqueur (30ml)

5 ingredients
3.55 / 5


We've collated some quick fire Q&A's on the question to help you find exactly what you're looking for.

question icon image

What makes a cocktail unique?

A unique cocktail often features unusual or creative combinations of ingredients, unique presentation styles, or distinctive flavors that set it apart from standard offerings.

question icon image

How can I make a classic cocktail more unique?

You can make a classic cocktail more unique by altering the ingredients, adding new flavors, using unusual garnishes, or incorporating a different technique in preparation.

question icon image

What are some unusual ingredients used in unique cocktails?

Unusual ingredients in unique cocktails can include things like pepper, chili, exotic fruits, unexpected herbs, and infusions with tea or coffee.

question icon image

How can presentation affect the uniqueness of a cocktail?

Presentation plays a critical role in the uniqueness of a cocktail. Using distinctive glassware, elaborate garnishes, or dramatic effects like smoking or layering can make a drink stand out.

question icon image

Are unique cocktails difficult to make at home?

While some unique cocktails may require specialized ingredients or techniques, many can be made at home with a bit of creativity and willingness to experiment.

build your bar

Create a cocktail

Choose a theme and some ingredients, give us some description and we'll create an amazing cocktail for you.

Register as a Premium Make Me A Cocktail community member and get access to an even more powerful creator.

Start creating

Build your bar

Tell us what you have at home and we’ll find a delicious cocktail for you to make right now.

Register as a Make Me A Cocktail community member and we’ll save your ingredients list so you can come back to it at any time.

Create My Bar
build your bar