If you have ever watched any Korean drama or movie then you are probably familiar with the distinct green bottle that frequently appears in scenes. That green bottle is Soju, a clear distilled liquor from Korea. Soju is the most consumed alcoholic beverage in South Korea. Despite it's high alcohol percentage, it is known for having a smooth and clean taste which makes it perfect for enjoying on its own or mixed with other beverages. Recently, Koreans have been getting creative by mixing soju with other drinks to create unique cocktails. Spice up your night with delicious soju cocktails that are easy to make. Here are 7 of our favourite soju cocktail recipes.
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This one's for all the Yakult lovers. Mix the famous drink with Soju and Sprite for a sweet and refreshing cocktail.
Summer is coming and we've got the perfect cocktail for the season. This dreamy melon cocktail involves Soju, sprite and a Melona ice-cream bar. Leave the ice-cream in the drink to melt and garnish with some mint leaves to create a fresh after-taste.
Chocolate Mud Shake
A chocolate cocktail? Yes please! This chocolatey heaven not only tastes amazing, it is also super easy to make. Just mix Soju with some chocolate milk and enjoy!
If you want a little kick in your drink, this one's for you. This drink involves Soju, Powerade and Red bull which will keep you energized all night.
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Looking for something sweet? Mix Soju with Sprite, lemon juice and a little bit of honey for a delicious cocktail.
A Mojito and Soju in one. Mix Soju and Sprite with some cucumber slices and mint leaves for a super refreshing summer cocktail.
You can never go wrong with pineapple. This tropical heaven involves Soju, Sprite and crushed canned pineapple. Mix together and enjoy!