manly drinks
manly drinks

When you want to paint a manly picture a glorious glass of the finest scotch, a cigar or a pipe, and of course a charming tuxedo simply make their way into it. When you say manly drinks, of course, we leave the pretty blues and pinks out of the glass and look for a strong, drink preferably brown or clear. The drink should be slightly bitter, enticingly strong and most of all should sound manly to order. And of course, additional points for the ones which are hangover worthy. The right choice of drink could be the perfect way to your man’s heart. So here are 9 of the manliest drinks you can order or prepare for your man that is special, though, and bluntly perfect.

1. A Flaming Doctor Pepper:

A Flaming Doctor Pepper

What is more manly and charming than a flaming glass of amazing drink that will blow his mind away? A flaming glass of Dr. Pepper with some rum floating on the top is a lit recipe to enjoy

What you need:

1.3 parts of Amaretto
A 2.3/4th pint of beer
3.1 part of Bacardi 151 or Everclear

How to prepare:

1. In a pint glass pour beer till halfway.
2. In a shot glass add the amaretto and top this with some rum.
3. Set the rum on fire and drop this shot glass carefully into the glass of beer.
4. Be careful while you drop the shot glass, this could be a hard yet amazing drink to prepare for your man or the perfect order at your favorite bar to cherish a lovely time together.

2. Aviation:


This surely is a magical cocktail that is a balance of sweet, sour, and floral, and simply punchy. The conflicting blend of flavors makes this the ultimate balanced drink your man will enjoy the fine texture of.

What you need:

1.3/4th Part of Lemon juice
2.2 parts of Gin
3.½ parts of Maraschino liqueur
4.1/4th Part of Crème de Violette
5.Brandied Cherry

How to prepare:

1. In a cocktail shaker mix ice, Maraschino liqueur, lemon juice, Crème de Violette, and gin and shake them together.
2. Strain them into a cocktail glass.
3. Add some Brandied cherry to garnish this fabulous drink.

3.Snake Bite:

Snake Bite

The drink is to the point and blunt just like the name and just requires 2 simple ingredients. The cocktail is brimming in Whiskey and your man will totally enjoy every sip.

What you need:

1.2 part of Canadian Whiskey
2.½ part of lime juice
3.Lemon wheels

How to prepare:

1.Mix all the ingredients in a shaker and shake them together
2.Strain into a cocktail glass and garnish the glass with some lemon wheels
3.Pairing tip: Enjoy this outstanding drink with some homemade meal of quinoa Tesco branded and cherish this awesome meal.

4. Yorsh:


Striking the right balance between Vodka and beer can enhance each other’s flavors in this drink and this makes quite a strong choice to relish.

What you need:

1.1 part of Vini vodka
2.Ale beer [ preferably mild]
3.Cherries, lime wedge, and cucumber slices

How to prepare:

1. Start with a pint of chilled beer. A mild beer will ensure the flavors blend well without clashing with each other.
2. In a glass pour the vodka. Choose a light plain vodka.
3. Fill up the rest of the glass with the chilled ale style beer and enjoy this refreshing drink.
4. Garnish the glass with some cherries, cucumber slices, or lime wedges.

5. The Godfather:

The Godfather

Textured classy and elegant just like the movie this is a gentleman’s drink that should be among your top choices for your man. This is a sophisticated blend of alcohol that is especially extra strong with a graceful mixture of scotch whiskey.

What you need:

1.1 ½ parts of Scotch Whiskey or Breckenridge bourbon
2.··½ parts of amaretto liqueur
3.Orange peel

How to prepare:

1. In a glass add 2/3rds full of ice.
2. Add the whiskey and amaretto and shake well for them to blend.
3.Strain the ice-filled drink into a glass and serve
4. Garnish the drink with orange peel and serve.

Tip: A bottle of Glenfiddich and some personalized chocolates will be a great gifting idea.



This drink that reflects the elegance of the 50s and 60s has lasted through these years for its brilliant taste and soft texture.

What you need:

1.2 parts of Brandy [ Cognac or Marshall VS]
2.3/4th parts of White Crème de Menthe
3.Mint leaves

How to prepare:

1.In a shaker filled with ice add the two ingredients.
2. Shake well to let them blend together and pour it into a cocktail glass.
3. Garnish the drink with mint leaves and let your man enjoy every sip of this amazing drink.

Extra Tip: Add a rich choice of a cigar to this gift to make the experience simply perfect.

7. Black & Tan:

If you wish to master the art of simplicity then a layered beer drink is a perfect choice for your guy. The density of the beers will cause one to float over the other with a small pinch of a mixture which is elegant and sexy. They do not completely mix but display a unique and characteristic taste which will be an amazing gift.

What you need:

1. 1 bottle of lager beer (A harp would be a good choice)
2. 1 bottle of Irish Stout beer

How to prepare:

1. Prepare a tall glass to stack the drink.
2. In the glass pour the larger beer until it fills up for half.
3. Now place a large teaspoon dome side up with the tip of the spoon pointing towards the downhill.
4. Pour the stout beer to fill up the rest of the glass over the spoon slowly for a thick trickle.
5. Watch the elegant formation of the two distinct layers and serve

8. Rusty Nail:

This is a classy drink choice that has an exquisite mix of flavors that makes it particularly amusing. From the very first sip, the drink is strong and to the point and will definitely be an outstanding drink for your man.

What you need:

1. 2 cups of Scotch Whiskey
2. Lemon Peel
3. ½ cup of Drambuie

How to prepare:

1. In a glass combine scotch and Drambuie.
2. Garnish the drink with lemon peel and ice cubes and serve.

9. Chili infused Vodka:

If you want to create a drink that is bluntly strong and hits you right at the spot then this is a lovely choice. A dash of the pickling Chili Peppers may be an adventurous choice of drink to kick up some crazy.

What you need:

1. 1 red chilies
2. 1 green chilies
3. 3 cups of vodka
4. Red chili flakes
5. 1-2 tablespoons of peppercorns
6. 2 inches of horseradish peeled
7. 1 lime
8. 1 jalapenos
9. Celery seeds
10. Worcestershire
11. Salt
12. 1 cup of tomato juice.

How to prepare:

1. Put all the spicy ingredients in a wide-mouthed jar and pour vodka over it.
2. Cover the jar with a dishcloth and keep it in a cool and dark place.
3. Let this mixture settle for a week and do not forget to shake it every day.
4. Using a straining cloth filter the mixture
5. Make slits in the peel of the lime and keep it ready
6. In a glass add 3 spoons of this mixture with some celery seeds, Worcestershire and salt, and some tomato juice, and serve this delightful drink with the lemon.

Tip: Do not forget to keep some gelato or milkshake ready to counter the spice.

You can also try a Negroni, Horse`s Neck, Black & Tan, or even a classic Rum and Coke. These choices will make a simple, unique, and manly drink for your man any day.

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