DrinkIt is called drink to drinkable substance. This action (to drink) refers to the intake of a liquid. Water, soda, wine, coffee, and beer are some of the most popular beverages.

For instance: “I’m going to order grilled chicken and, as a drink, a glass of Malbec wine”, “Tonight I will give a party at my house: men must bring food and women, drink”, “My favorite drink is orange juice”.

The most important purpose of the drink is quench thirst. In this sense, the right drinks are the Water or the natural juices. However, people often choose drinks according to their taste and how they are combined with the food they will accompany. In this framework, the soda (refreshments), the wines and the beers.

It is also common for drinks to be consumed as part of social events. Drink a cocktail in a disco or nightclub, toasting with champagne at a birthday party or celebrate the New Year with cider they are very common actions.

When you talk about “the drink”, usually refers to the set of alcoholic drinks. The term is even used alone to refer to consumption and abuse of this specific class of beverages: “Excuse me, but drinking is not allowed in this place”, “My grandfather lost his job and his house because of drinking”, “Prisoner of pain, the young man gave himself up to drink”.

It should be noted that alcoholic beverages are those that contain ethyl alcohol. They can be made through a fermentation process (such as beer or the came) or by distillation (the liqueur, the cognac).

When the hot, it is very important not to forget to consume the adequate amount of liquid during the day. This does not mean that during winter or fall it is okay to avoid drinks, but since the body does not eliminate as much fluid, the consequences are less serious. While many people simply enjoy cold water, others prefer prepared drinks, and in this context we find dozens of recipes.

DrinkThe Mojito It is one of the most popular drinks worldwide, and is usually consumed during spring and summer as a starter. It is estimated that its creation took place in a restaurant from Cuba called La Bodeguita del Medio, at the time when the Dry Law American. The preparation includes brown sugar, mint leaves, lime wedges, crushed ice, rum and sparkling mineral water.

Another widely consumed drink to calm the heat is the banana daikiri, a perfect combination of refreshing and nourishing effects. In this case, the ingredients needed to make the prescription They are white rum, maraschino (a liquor that is prepared from the cherry called marasca, with honey, almonds and sugar), lemon juice, a banana, sugar glass and ice cubes, which we must mix and crush until obtaining a homogeneous result.

The Valencia water is another favorite, and is considered a good source of vitamin C, since one of its main ingredients is juice orange, which should be mixed with champagne, vodka, gin and sugar. It is important to use fresh oranges and squeeze them just before preparation. For best results it is recommended to serve this drink very cold. The recipe is awarded to Constante Gil, who prepared it for the first time in 1959 at the Café Madrid in Valencia. Although today it is quite popular, for more than ten years it was only consumed by customers of that bar.