20 Cocktail Recipes Every Man Should Know How to Make

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20 Cocktail Recipes Every Man Should Know How to Make

From a classic martini to the perfect Manhattan, there are a few key drinks you need in your entertaining arsenal. And these recipes, from the book World’s Best Cocktails, are guaranteed to turn you into an amateur mixologist.

They say that some people need 20 attempts at this drink before they really appreciate it, but there’s more balance here than in some of the aperitifs, and if at first you don’t succeed—it’s definitely worth working on.

The Glass: Rocks

The Ingredients: 

  • 1fl oz gin
  • 1fl oz Campari
  • 1fl oz sweet vermouth
  • ice cubes
  • orange slice


The Instructions: Stir all the ingredients in a mixing glass with ice. Strain into a rocks glass over fresh ice. Garnish with an orange slice and serve.

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