Everyone wants to have a great selection of alcohol on special occasions. The last thing you want to do when out on a vacation is picking a bunch of booze that neither you nor your guests like. We’ve put together four different types of alcohol that you have to try on your vacation. Whether you’re finishing off with a nightcap or entertaining a few new-found friends, these are all good choices.
Glenlivet 12 Year Single Malt Scotch Whisky
As one of the top two selling single malts in the world, this is a great pick that doesn’t cost a fortune. It’s a great whiskey to drink as your staple if maybe a tad too pricey for drinking at home. However, on vacation it’s smooth taste is ideal. Each sip carries a complex flavor profile which is just intricate enough to have you savoring the taste even if mixing.
This is quite a malt whiskey. Light touches of malt vinegar hint through yet no sourness is tasted. You will pick up a few fruity notes but the earthiness is what is most prevalent. The smokey taste itself is also earthy, blending together and thinned by the slight taste honey throughout. Glenlivet 12 Year Single Malt Scotch Whiskey is a very light whiskey but has been produced since 1823. Finished with a slight hint of oak, this is a whiskey that has a medium body feel. It’s not necessary the most select malt around but the value for money is outstanding.
Viniq Shimmery Liqueur Moscato Ruby Flavor Vodka
Viniq Shimmery Liqueur Moscato Ruby Flavor Vodka is a well-priced liqueur for those who like sweet drinks. It blends strawberry, red berry, and tropical orange. The bottle shimmers wonderfully but the shine doesn’t detract from the taste or texture. Serve it over ice as is for a strong party drink or add it to sparkling wine or any of your other favorite mixers, its unique taste will have you coming back for more.
This is a liqueur which is very thick and super sticky. It’s got a sharp taste but its bold enough to be used with a mixer like soda. You’ll be surprised by just how smooth this goes down. For a cheaper liquor, it’s sure to be a hit at a party. Anyone who loves sweet things will fall in love with this Viniq. If you like the Muscato Ruby be sure to try the other flavors as well. Each is filled with hints of sweetness, perfect for those who like to break the sharp taste of standard vodka.
Bird Dog BlackBerry Whiskey
Bird Dog BlackBerry Whiskey is made from corn, malted milk biscuits, barley, and rye which has been infused with blackberries. This is a bourbon unlike any other, giving travelers and connoisseurs a great whiskey for a deviation from your standard single malts. It’s a little sweeter than regular whiskey but it sure is smooth.
This is the type of whiskey that you drink with a mixer like Coke for a fruity, party drink that everyone will enjoy. It gives you a great buzz but it isn’t particularly complex, nor is it meant to be at its price point. Unless you specifically dislike sweet tastes, Bird Dog Whiskey is a drink that you’ll always try to keep for birthday invites / parties, vacations, and guests. It can be a fat burner too.
Jose Cuervo Silver Tequila
With zero calories, anyone on a diet will love Jose Cuervo Silver. Jose Cuervo is well known for their outstanding tequila and this bottle is no exception to their quality. It mixes well and it tastes great by itself. The price point will wow you with the quality. Overall, its value is great. Every bottle measures 1.75 liters at the price of a standard bottle of tequila.
Jose Cuervo Silver Tequila is lighter than the gold. It is, however, just as smooth and great tasting. The flavor profile is so diverse that it can be used in a variety of drinks and punches. Keep in mind that this is a little dryer than Jose Cuervo Gold. This also makes it a better tequila for mixing. It’s the perfect choice for parties and it’ll cost you less than going for gold. Keep this in mind if you’re bringing new friends back home while on vacation.
If you’re going to be drinking while on vacation then make sure that you clear your responsibilities for the next day. Plan your night ahead and buy your booze in advance. If you really like drinking and partying enough, then plan a vacation accordingly. There are lots of hotspots across the world where you’ll be able to have the time of your life.