Your sign might know you better than you know yourself. From your best and worst traits to your likes and dislikes, the time at which you were born can say a lot about you, including your spirit liquor. Certain booze goes best with certain personalities, so read on to find out what alcohol that is for you. Whether you’re into astrology or not, you just might be surprised.
One of the oldest spirits, gin is also the most versatile, since its recipe doesn't have as many restrictions around it as, say, rum or bourbon. Your loyal, emotional nature calls for this botanical elixir, and your highly imaginative nature will undoubtedly help you in whipping up different gin cocktails. When you’re feeling uninspired, try experimenting with different tonics to put a new spin on the old favorite.
A spirited, warmhearted nature like yours calls for a fun, historic spirit like tequila. It will be your trusty friend on all your vacations and always goes great in the vibrant atmosphere you surround yourself in. Plus, when your lazy side sets in, a good tequila is best sipped on its own.
Your practicality wins out in channeling your spirit liquor, but that doesn’t mean it’s not without originality. Campari is the essence of an easy apéritif—you can whip up an Americano, or if you want to get boozier, you can go full Negroni. With such simple proportions, you’ll never have to let your perfectionist side get the best of you.
When mixing our favorite classic cocktails, we often think: Where would we be without vermouth? It’s essential, reliable and endlessly creative—just like you. You’re the one your friends and family always want around, from a fun night out to a devoted comforter in a time of need.
Curiosity and exploration run through you, making it no surprise that you’re embodied by a lesser-known spirit like pisco. The national liquor of both Peru and Chile, this type of brandy is incredibly flexible in cocktails. And don’t be nervous—you can never go wrong with a Pisco Sour.
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