9 Cheap Drinks to Enjoy at the Bar or at Home

Mix 1½ ounces vodka with ice and 4 ounces club soda, garnish with a lime wheel. This refreshing drink is light and perfect for any occasion.

Vodka Soda

Combine 2 ounces gin, ice, and 4 ounces tonic water, garnish with a lime wedge. It's a classic cocktail that's both simple and satisfying.

Gin and Tonic

Shake 1½ oz vodka, ¾ oz lime juice, and ice, strain into glass, add 4 oz ginger ale, and garnish with lime wheel. This Moscow Mule variation is tasty and affordable.

Ginger Ale Moscow Mule

Blend 1½ ounces rum with ice and 4 ounces ginger ale, garnish with lime wheel. This easy-to-make drink is both tasty and economical.

Rum and Ginger Ale

Mix 1½ ounces Seagram's 7 Crown whisky with ice and 6 ounces lemon-lime soda. It's a straightforward drink that's both refreshing and affordable.

7 and 7

Combine 2 ounces tequila, 1 ounce lime juice, and ice, top with club soda, garnish with lime wedge. This tequila-based drink is both invigorating and easy on the wallet.

Ranch Water

Mix 2 ounces whiskey with ice and ginger ale or club soda, garnish with lemon wheel. It's a versatile drink that's perfect for any time of day.

Whiskey Highball

Blend 6 ounces lemonade with 8 ounces lager. This combination gives your beer a refreshing twist that's ideal for warm weather.


Mix 2 ounces vodka with ice and cranberry juice, garnish with lime wheel. This simple cocktail is both tart and refreshing, making it a favorite.

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