A drink is a liquid usually meant for consumption by people. As the beverage is the simplest word we can use to speak about something that contains alcohol, it may lead one to think that there are only three types of drinks: alcohol, beer and wine. However, a drink fulfills different needs for different people and can be made to meet several purposes. Also, as the word can imply any liquid taken for beverage purpose, it also includes juices, liqueurs, teas, cordial, and even waters.
Virtually every country in the world has their own special category of alcoholic beverages. Generally, alcoholic beverages are divided into three categories: hard liquor, lighter liquor and mixed drinks. In addition to their primary function of satisfying thirst, alcoholic beverages also play various important roles in modern society. Common types of alcoholic beverages include beer, hard spirits, liqueurs, distilled beverages, cordial, tea and hot chocolate.
The first drink that we will look at was the energy drink. Energy drink can be considered to be the archetypal modern day sports drink. As we all know, energy drink has stimulant properties which help in increasing the body’s physical and mental performance and boost the immunity. Moreover, energy drinks are mostly drunk with the help of a meal. Thus, energy drink has been a great success in terms of its market penetration as well as industry.
Spiritually, spirits have been a part of our lives since time immemorial. From being the gathering point for people who enjoy socializing with friends, to the prominent socializing drink in many countries, spirits are still playing an important role as beverage industry. Different types of spirits include gin, rum, whiskey, brandy, vodka, tequila, rum, gin and liqueur.
Next, let us look at beer. Beer is one of the most popular, well-known and easily recognized drink. Being the oldest known drink, beer has been through a number of changes and improvements over the centuries. One of these changes is that beer no longer comprises just one standard drink. In fact, there are several different types of beers including lagers, wheat beers, light beers and more.
Following that, let us look at another type of drink common as well drink in the United States. This is called the rum. Rum originated in the Caribbean islands. Made from native botanicals like the palm oil, the seeds of the coconut and other ingredients, the rum is one of the oldest as well known drinks in history. The taste of rum is commonly spiced. Some rum contains dark chocolate or licorice flavors as well.