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mixed drink

n.
A drink made of one or more kinds of liquor combined with other ingredients, usually shaken or stirred before serving.

mixed′ drink′


n.
an alcoholic drink combining two or more ingredients.
[1940–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mixed drink - made of two or more ingredientsmixed drink - made of two or more ingredients  
alcohol, alcoholic beverage, alcoholic drink, inebriant, intoxicant - a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent; "alcohol (or drink) ruined him"
cocktail - a short mixed drink
Dom Pedro - South African mixed drink made by mixing ice cream with whisky
highball - a mixed drink made of alcoholic liquor mixed with water or a carbonated beverage and served in a tall glass
mixer - club soda or fruit juice used to mix with alcohol
spritzer - a mixed drink made of wine mixed with a sparkling water
flip - hot or cold alcoholic mixed drink containing a beaten egg
swizzle - any of various tall frothy mixed drinks made usually of rum and lime juice and sugar shaken with ice
hot toddy, toddy - a mixed drink made of liquor and water with sugar and spices and served hot
buck's fizz, mimosa - a mixed drink containing champagne and orange juice
pina colada - a mixed drink made of pineapple juice and coconut cream and rum
punch - an iced mixed drink usually containing alcohol and prepared for multiple servings; normally served in a punch bowl
rickey - a mixed drink made of sweetened lime juice and soda water usually with liquor
References in classic literature ?
Thus any mixed drink is called {omicron iota nu omicron sigma}, 'wine.
They were all full of tinned meats and mixed drinks, from ammoniated quinine to white vodka, for they had taken their full share in the overnight loot.
TAKING A MIXED DRINK ON THE GO DOES NOT HAVE TO be a hassle.
At the top of the list is Verizon Arena, whose mixed drink sales rose 41.
Caipirinha (translation: "little hillbilly") is a mixed drink made with cachaca, lime, sugar and crushed ice.
Dacapo magazine produced this list: vitamins and other dietary supplements (only 5%); designer brand goods (10-20); a martini at a bar (18); a "sour" mixed drink at an izakaya (23); french fries at a fast food outlet (20); jewelry (25); home delivery pizza (29); miso ramen noodles (29); curry from a specialty shop (30-35); food items at an Italian restaurant (30); coffee at a chain (35); food items at an izakaya (35); roasted sweet potato from a street vendor (38); cosmetics (40); hot box lunch (47); kaiten (rotating) sushi (40-50); mail order goods (50); wine at an Italian restaurant (50); gyudon beef over rice (50); fast-food hamburgers (60) and items at [yen] 100 shops (60-70).
But because coolers typically come in 12-ounce bottles (the same as beer and soda), the amount of alcohol in a serving is generous--more than is in a mixed drink such as a gin and tonic that's made with one ounce of liquor.
Whispers has an update to last week's report on mixed drink sales at Little Rock restaurants.
A classic combination that works really well as a ready mixed drink - no nasty surprises here.
We believe Tequiza Extra has an opportunity to capture volume primarily from competitive high-end beers, and secondarily from mixed drink use occasions," said Colleen Beckemeyer, director of new products for Anheuser-Busch.
SMIRNOFF Signature Screwdriver -- With its proprietary juice flavor technology, SMIRNOFF Signature Screwdriver closely replicates the taste of the classic vodka and orange juice cocktail and provides the mixed drink experience without the hassle of mixing.
For all of 2007, Benton County businesses paid $928,616 in mixed drink taxes.