Beton is a famous pungent and spicy cocktail which is available throughout the world. The drink itself is a masterpiece of Czech Republic and is made with one of the oldest spicy and pungent ingredient called Becherovka. Becherovka is a Czech liqueur which was first produced in 1807 and it contains a large amount of spicy and pungent ingredients ranging from sweet spices and pungent herbs to stomach soothing bitters. It has everything which will give your stomach a quick boost. The cocktails made with this liqueur are also the most favourite and most loved drinks available in Prague bars. The drink also gives a good refreshing taste when it is mixed with lemon juice and tonic water. There are as many variations of this cocktail as you can think of. Hence if you wish to get a quick spicy and pungent hype and want to fall in love with this liqueur, then there is not a better way other than making a Beton cocktail by making use of Becherovka. Follow our step by step guide below to learn the art of making Beton cocktail.
Preparation Time: 5 minutes
Serving Size: 1 serving
Utensils: A large Collins glass, a stirrer
- 2 ounces of Becherovka
- One Lemon Wedge
- A Bottle of Tonic Water
- Ice cubes as required
Take a large Collins glass and add some ice cubes in it.
Now take two ounces of Becherovka and pour it over the ice cubes into the glass and squeeze in one lemon wedge.
Now top up the drink with tonic water to fill up the glass. The Beton Cocktail is ready to serve.