Cocktails From Around The World

May 19, 2021

Whether you're someone who loves travelling to new places and sampling the local produce or a cocktail connoisseur, here are some of the most interesting cocktails that you can get from across the world. We’ve included a few of the favourites when asking round the office (some of the better travelled employees were able to help out with this one!). If you’re interested in trying new alcoholic drinks and exciting new flavours then you may enjoy one of our alcohol hampers. Better still you may enjoy a tipple of something more specific like gin, craft beer or whisky. But don't you worry we have something for everyone, check out our Gin gift sets for a closer look at some of the yummy gins we have on offer.

Cocktails From Around The World

Caipirinha (Brazil) 

This is a great Brazilian cocktail that's made with sugar, lime and ice. It is very widely available in the country of Brazil and it originates from the rural areas of Sao Paulo. It often has many fruits and different liquors added to it. Often Caipirinha is drunk with a straw so that the sugar could accumulate at the bottom of the glass. It's also a great addition to an alcohol hamper if you would like to give it to someone. 

L&P Highball (New Zealand)

L&P Cocktail

This is one of the most iconic drinks from New Zealand. It is a lemon-flavoured drink that was first made in a small town in northern New Zealand. This drink contains a base of gin, which makes it a great option as a gin gift set if you would like to give it to someone. Some lemon and ice are typically added to it to add some flavour. 

L&P is a drink that can also be mixed with whisky! And as soon as we can get our hands on this in the UK we'll be sure to get some in for you to try.

Limoncello Spritz (Italy) 

 Spritz is one of the best-known drinks from Italy, and the Limoncello Spritz is one of the most famous drinks from this country. It is one of the best drinks that you can get if you want a lemon flavoured drink, and this is considered one of the best drinks to come out of the country. The Limoncello Spritz is regarded as one of the best dinner shots that you can obtain from the country. It's also a very historic drink that originates from the time of the Roman empire. 

Mai Tai (Hawaii) 

One of the best drinks that you can have in Hawaii is the Mai Tai which is one of the most iconic drinks on the island. It's a very popular cocktail on the island, and you can enjoy it during happy hour on the island. They are one of the best tropical drinks on the island, and it's basically a combination of white and dark rum with fruit juice. There are also many variations of this drink that include coconut rum, orange juice and pineapple. 

Pisco Sour (Peru) 

Pisco Sour is one of the most popular drinks that you can get from the great nation of Peru. It dates back to the 1700s It's a kind of brandy that's been made from fermented grape juice. It also includes lime juice, egg white and ice. If you are ever in Peru, this is a must-try. It is one of the most famous drinks in the country, and it is known for being a great pre-dinner cocktail. It has a very bright appearance, and you will sure to appreciate its taste. 

Hopefully, after having read this article, you will have improved your knowledge and appreciation of different cocktails that you can get across the world and which ones you would love to try.' Don't forget to check out our full range of gift hampers containing some of the above mentioned products!

Next time you're travelling the world or visiting a new country be sure to try one of the local cocktails - you might be pleasantly surprised by what you find.

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