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Beers used in mixed drinks


Generic for beverage brewed and fermented from malted cereal grains (such as barley) and hops. Beers generally fall into either the ale or lager category. Not common in mixed drinks (and almost always appearing in Bloody Mary-style tall drinks when they are used) and unheard-of in cocktails.


grain, hops, yeast and sparkling


Generally available. Distributed world-wide. Available for on-line ordering in some markets.


lager or pilsner

Usage examples

This ingredient appears in 12 recipes in CocktailDB.
pictureRedeye (beer)
pictureShandy (gaff) Variation
pictureGreen Hornet
pictureDog's Nose
pictureDemi Panache
pictureL.g. Cocktail

Museum of the American Cocktail
Tales of the Cocktail 2006
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