Fellow cocktail and astrology connoisseurs, have you ever thought that the flavours you like could be attributed to your zodiac sign? More specifically, your Chinese element in astrology?
Each Chinese element mirrors a delightful and refreshing cocktail that will transport your taste buds to a realm of pure euphoria. From Metal to Water, Fire, Wood and Earth, discover which tantalising concoction perfectly aligns with your elemental spirit.
How do I know what my Chinese element is?
In Chinese astrology your element is determined by the last number in your birth year. For example if you were born in 2000, your element would be Metal. Here are all the possible elements you could be in the Chinese zodiac and how to calculate what yours is:
If the last number in your birth year ends in 0, 1. your element is METAL
If the last number in your birth year ends in 2, 3 your element is WATER
If the last number in your birth year ends in 4, 5 your element is WOOD
If the last number in your birth year ends in 6, 7 your element is FIRE
If the last number in your birth year ends in 8, 9 your element is EARTH
So, based on your unique element, let's find out what cocktail you're sipping on this summer.
Metal element - Manhattan
Classic and sophisticated, the Manhattan is a whiskey-based cocktail that combines whiskey, sweet vermouth, and bitters. With your sharp edge and blunt but honest nature, this is the perfect cocktail for you Metal people.
Water element - Mojito
Refreshing and vibrant, the Mojito is a Cuban cocktail that is the perfect balance of sweetness, citrus, and herbal flavours. With your easygoing nature and bubbly personality, this is the perfect summer treat for you Water people.
Wood element - Piña Colada
Tropical and creamy, the Piña Colada is a sweet cocktail made with rum, pineapple juice, and coconut cream. Wood people are the social butterflies of the Chinese zodiac, you're always looking for a party so this is the perfect cocktail to get you in the buzzy mood.
Fire element - Margarita
Fun and zesty, the Margarita is known for its tangy and citrusy taste. Fire people are natural adventurers who adore spontaneity and new experiences. You're the fun-loving people of the zodiac with infectious and sassy personalties.
Earth element - Moscow Mule
Cool and refreshing, the Moscow Mule is a vodka-based cocktail with a hint of spiciness. Earth people are the grounded gurus of the Chinese zodiac. You're relaxed and laid back but have strong core values. This is the perfect drink in the summer heat for you.