12 Zodiac Cocktail Recipes
Ever wondered what drink suits your personality? This list pairs the perfect cocktail with each zodiac sign, as each recipe has been hand-selected to match the traits that you show based on your star sign. Fun, outgoing people have been paired with brightly colours drinks with energetic and sprightly ingredients; meanwhile, the wiser signs have been paired with old classic recipes that use strong, bitter ingredients. For example, the Aquarius has been partnered with a fun Cosmopolitan to reflect their social side, while the Scorpio has been paired with a unique recipe for a spiced apple spritzer as we know how much you desire trying new things. And best of all, you only need a handful of ingredients for each recipe plus a Barillio mixology set to shake up these gorgeous personalized drinks at home. So grab your friends and family and pour them a glass to suit their souls’ needs.
Aries (March 21 – April 19)
If you’re a member of the first zodiac sign, you can be a little young at heart, but you also have a bold and ambitious personality. As an Aries, you love getting stuck in any situation and getting the most out of it. Therefore, there is no better cocktail for you than the tequila sunrise.
This fiery-colored cocktail reflects your fearlessness and passion and your ability to fall in love quickly and beautifully. The Tequila Sunrise is also associated with fun, freedom, and parties, just like the fun-loving Aries. Not to mention this cocktail is named after the first light of the day to nod to the Aries being the first sign of the zodiac.
Taurus (April 20 – May 20)
Taurus’ are foodies who love their home comforts and family. As a result, you always prioritize time to relax. So if you’re a Taurus, you may be reading this article while enjoying a 3-hour bath full of bubbles, surrounded by soft candle lights, or watching your favorite comfort TV show.
We have paired the Taurus with a Peach Bellini as this romantic and dreamy cocktail reflects your love of luxury with a fun twist. Plus, the champagne is stubborn and classy, just like you. This cocktail recipe is indulgent and works perfectly for any occasion where you want to sip your drink in peace and really enjoy the flavors. Use fresh peaches to enhance your need for connection and grounding.
Gemini (May 21 – June 20)
As an air sign, the Gemini always goes with the flow and can easily find new ways to play and explore. You may even feel you require the energy and time of two people to do everything they want to do in your busy life. This is why we think the espresso martini is just what you need! It’s bound to spike your energy and let you explore your playful side, even after a busy day or on a spontaneous night out.
Cancer (June 21 – July 22)
As Cancers are born at the beginning of summer, it’s only fair to give you the epitome of a holiday drink, the sangria. This mixed drink helps add to the familiar feeling of home comforts and belonging, which is important to you as a Cancer. In addition, as cancers love their family and friends to death, we could only fathom choosing a pitcher drink that you can share with your loved ones to show your fondness for them.
Leo (July 23 – August 22)
Like the lion, you love being at the center of the stage as a Leo. You command attention just by your sheer presence and energy. And although some say you are somewhat dramatic, you are an incredibly loyal friend who will drop anything to help the ones you love. Therefore, as a bold yet loving Leo, you need a ballsy, strong drink to compliment your loud and loveable personality. This cocktail with dark rum and ginger beer is slightly orange and is, therefore, perfect for this fire sign.
Virgo (August 23 – September 22)
Virgos need a drink they can depend on. Therefore, what better cocktail to pair you with than a simple and iconic martini? As you value logic, structure, and dependence, this cocktail recipe should be your go-to as it is consistent and sure to be on any bar menu you find yourself at with your friends.
Libra (September 23 – October 22)
As a Libra, you’re all about balance, and the symbol of the scales sums you up perfectly. So naturally, we have chosen the mimosa, a simple cocktail made with just two ingredients of equal parts to suit your need for simplicity and balance in your life.
Scorpio (October 23 – November 21)
Scorpios are mysterious and powerful creatives who love to learn. Hence, we have chosen a cocktail you may not have tried before. The spiced vanilla apple spritzer is simple enough to create at home but different enough that you can use your thirst for trying new things to help you perfect this recipe. Scorpios also have a loving, comfort-seeking side, so this cocktail’s sweet maple and vanilla can help you feel right at home when enjoying this tasty drink. Plus, this cocktail is the epitome of autumnal flavors, perfect for you as a true Fall baby.
Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21)
If you’re a fiery Sagittarius, you are likely to be adventurous, funny, energetic, and a travel lover. As a Sagittarius, you deserve a drink that encompasses your love for the outdoors and experiencing new things. The mojito is the perfect fit. Not only does this cocktail originate from Cuba to nod to your love of travel, but the refreshing mint flavor is ideal for the curious Sagittarius, born in the heart of winter.
Capricorn (December 22 – January 19)
Capricorns often have intellectual conversations with smaller intimate groups of people at a gathering. You’re recognizable for your love of the classics, and, of course, you deserve a bold, timeless drink to match your strong and ambitious attitude. And it doesn’t hurt that the old-fashioned somewhat perfectly reflects your enthusiastic attitude and practical perspective.
Aquarius (January 20 – February 18)
The charming Aquarius deserves nothing more than a glamourous cosmopolitan. Made famous by the hit show Sex And The City, the cosmo is perfect for the fun-seeking, always looking to socialize Aquarius who can charm anyone with their wit and originality. This cocktail recipe suits you as an energetic air sign who is happy to mix with anyone at a party.
Pisces (February 19 – March 20)
Nothing but a wise cocktail with an artistic flare will do for the Pisces. As an old soul, you are in tune with your emotions and find listening to an easy skill to master. Therefore, you can always be found having interesting chats at a party and using your spirituality and wisdom to help you connect with others. Fortunately, you can nurse this cocktail while conversing with all sorts of characters. The whiskey sour is a classic and somewhat romantic drink that suits your personality. However, with the sweetener and lemon juice, there are layers to this cocktail that your indecisiveness can get on board with.