With the holidays coming up including Thanksgiving dinner at your family’s home, it’s time to consider the best Pastis cocktails to make for your friends and loved ones.
Pastis is a French aperitif that’s anise-flavored, so it’s a great addition to
autumn cocktails or holiday cocktails.
In the guide below, you will find out the recipes for seven delicious cocktails, ranging from a Pastis Whisky Sour and a Classic Pastis Cocktail to a French Pearl Cocktail and a Marseille Mule.
The smooth and sweet cocktails are sure to be the hit of the party.
Ready to learn about the best Pastis cocktails? Then take a look below! Don’t forget to bookmark your favorites!
The Classic Pastis Cocktail uses two liquors similar-tasting to Absinthe.
You will need to add at least one ounce of Pastis liquor to a glass and then add four to six ounces of mineral water. The drink turns a light yellow color.
The Classic Pastis Cocktail was first invented in the 1930s in France.
You will enjoy the sweet flavor of the drink when reading a good book or sipping it on your front porch.
The Mauresque Cocktail includes the following ingredients: Pastis liqueur, orgeat, ice, and cold water.
You will enjoy ordering the drink while on vacation in France.
Or you can make
a delicious Mediterranean meal for dinner with the Mauresque Cocktail.
The unique and nutty flavor of the cocktail will get everyone enjoying themselves at any dinner party.
The Pastis Whisky Sour drink is a perfect addition to a summer pool party.
The cocktail comes with a decorative Maraschino cherry and a lemon slice.
The sour taste and hint of licorice provide a unique flavor that not everyone will love. You can sip it during sunset in your backyard.
The Pastisito Cocktail is a fun and fancy drink that comes with a slice of lime and fresh mint.
Other ingredients for the cocktail include: La Mauny Rum Blanc, lime juice, sweet and sugary syrup, soda water, and Pastis Henri Bardouin.
The Marseille Mule Cocktail has a sour and unique flavor due to the limes and
The classic drink includes ingredients like four crushed lime wedges, ginger beer, fresh Ricard plants, and ice cubes.
Adventurous foodies are sure to enjoy trying the Marseille Mule cocktail.
The French Pearl Cocktail is a relatively new drink on the scene.
It was first created in 2006 at the Pegu Club in New York City.
The drink has the feel of liquor from the late 1800s in France.
While the lime juice gives it a slightly sour taste, the syrup counteracts that flavor with a sweet zest.
The Cocktail les Niçois has a fresh and sweet taste.
The ingredients include Ricard liquor, peach syrup, orange juice, and lemon juice.
Don’t forget to add ice cubes to the mix as well.
sip it on Sunday morning brunch in your backyard or at a nice restaurant.
What are your favorite Pastis cocktails from the list above?
Pick a few of the best Pastis cocktails to enjoy during the holidays. Your whole family will love sipping on these cocktails at your dinner party.
Check out other unique cocktails to make, from
mezcal cocktail to Pimm’s cocktails.
1. Choose your favorite recipe.
2. Gather the necessary ingredients. 3. Prep and cook your recipe. 4. Enjoy!