When you get home, tired from school or work, having a drink at home is a good way to help you relax. Of course, you wouldn’t want to be stuck with the same drink everytime. Here’s a list of the 3 staple alcoholic beverages you should have in your home.
Vodka is a clear spirit that is made of grains, vegetables, and fruits. It can have a neutral alcohol taste to having fruity notes, depending on its flavour and origin.
Some popular cocktails that can be made with vodka are vodka tonic, cosmopolitan, and the vodka martini.
Rum is distilled from sugar which can originate from different types such as molasses or syrup. As it is distilled from sugar, it is expected that its taste is sweet with toasty hints. There are three types of rum namely white, dark, and spiced.
Some popular cocktails that can be made with rum are pina colada, daiquiri, and mojito.
Tequila is produced in Mexico and made from blue agave. The blue agave is heated then crushed. Its taste varies due to the blue agave’s origin. It can give a bright taste to earthy and fruity notes.
Some popular cocktails that can be made with tequila are El Diablo, Margarita, and Paloma.
Being able to experiment with these three drinks (especially when you try making your own cocktail) can widen your taste in alcoholic beverages.