14 Of The Best Cocktail and Liquor Shot Apps For The iPhone
You are in a club. The music is thumping loud in the background as Lil’ Jon yells out “Shots! Shots! Shots! Shots!” You finally get to the front of the line at the bar, but you have no idea what to order. Fortunately there is an iPhone in your pocket with an application that tells you what kind of cocktail or shot drink to order. Below we have a list of some of the best cocktail and shot apps for the iPhone.
2,000 Shots by Pulse2 is an application that has over 2,000 shots recipes and mixing instructions. You can easily browse through the shots using a roller and menu interface. There is also search and bookmarking features built in.
25 Ultimate Vodka Cocktails is an application that has the world’s best vodka drinks that has been selected by Gary Regan and Mardee Haidin Regan (ArdentSpirits.com). The app is simple and easy to use.
5000 Mixed Drinks by Pulse2
10,000 Cocktails is an application that has over 10,000 cocktail ingredients with recipes and mixing instructions. You can share what cocktail you are having with your friends on the Facebook News Feeds. Cocktails are organized by name and liquor type. You can search and bookmark your favorite cocktails.
Drinks & Cocktails contains a high-quality drink and cocktail recipes with pictures. There are over 1,200 drink and cocktail recipes. You can make your own favorite list and send recipes to e-mail and Facebook.
Drink & Cocktail Recipes is an application that has over 5,000 cocktail recipes and mixing instructions. It is organized by name and liquor type. You can bookmark and search your favorite drinks.
Drinkspiration is a free application that provides you with instant drink recommendation no matter what your preferences are. Tell the application what drinks you are looking for based on categories such as taste, color, weather, trends, time, etc. The application has 400 drinks based on gin, rum, brandy, whiskey, tequila, etc.
Girl Drinks is an application for anyone that needs a tasty drink recipe. It includes recipes to drinks such as a green apple martini, a cosco, a fuzzy navel, a French martini, etc.
iBartender is an iPhone application that has a database of cocktail recipes. You can add your own drink recipes, browse by name, and add favorites.
InMyBar is an iPhone and iPad application that allows people to find drink and cocktail recipes. InMyBar has three main categories: What Do I Have, What Can I Make, and What Do I Need. InMyBar allows you to select the actual brand names of ingredients that you have and it will tell you what kind of drinks you can make.
iSwig is a cocktail travel journal that allows you to share what and where you are currently drink. You can choose from a list of popular beers, cocktails, shots, and wines. You can share your drinks, comments, and current location with Twitter and Facebook. You can also share photos with Flickr. The app also has notifications so that you can follow your favorite drinks or friends and get push notifications of your friends’ activities.
The Mad Men Cocktail Culture app challenges your skills at making popular cocktails of the 60′s. There are 11 playable cocktails and a 21 drink cocktail guide. You can share your cocktail results using Facebook Connect. Lastly you can access the Mad Men broadcast schedule and Mad Men on the iTunes store.
Martha Stewart Cocktails is an application that has Martha’s mixology and cocktail guide built in. This app will teach you how to mix, stir, blend, and muddle 60 drink recipes. You can add to your cocktail library by purchasing additional drink packs. You can share your favorite recipes with your friends.
The Mixology app has over 7,900 drink recipes and 1,300 ingredients. The app is based on metric and imperial units. There is a Liquor Cabinate tab that lets you enter all the liquor and mixes you have on hand. There is a Random tab that has a slot machine interface, which allows you to find random recipes based on liquor, mixer, and glassware criteria.
TheBar.com is an application that allows you to find a cocktail recipes from hundreds of options with new ones added every week. You can find new social spots around you like sports bars, night clubs, and restaurants. You can shake up the app’s cocktail shaker for a random recipe.