Cocktails with Becherovka

Becherovka is a famous Czech liqueur, produced since the 18th century, which has a unique herbal taste. It is often used in cocktails due to its rich aroma and ability to combine with various ingredients.

How to drink Becherovka

What to drink Becherovka with? Becherovka can be drunk in a variety of ways, depending on your preferences and circumstances. Here are some recommendations and ways to enjoy this unique Czech liqueur:

In its purest form

Becherovka has a rich and complex taste that can be fully appreciated when consumed in its pure form. Here are some tips:

  • Serving temperature: It is recommended to serve Becherovka chilled, at a temperature of about 4-6°C. To do this, you can pre-cool the bottle in the refrigerator.
  • Glasses:Use small shot glasses or liqueur glasses to highlight the aroma and taste.


If you like your drinks chilled, you can serve Becherovka with ice. Ice will soften its taste a little and make the drink refreshing.

In cocktails

Becherovka goes well with various ingredients in cocktails. We will describe several popular cocktails below in the article

In hot drinks

In the cold season, Becherovka is ideal for preparing warm drinks:

  • Grog with Becherovka: Mix 40 ml of Becherovka with hot tea, add honey and lemon to taste.
  • Becherovka with hot apple juice: Heat the apple juice, add 40 ml of Becherovka and cinnamon for flavor.

Popular cocktails with Becherovka

Here are some popular cocktails using Becherovka:

Becher Lemonade

This refreshing cocktail with Becherovka is ideal for hot summer days.


  • 40 ml Becherovka
  • 20 ml lemon juice
  • 10 ml sugar syrup
  • Soda


  1. Mix Becherovka, lemon juice and sugar syrup in a shaker with ice.
  2. Pour the mixture into a tall glass with ice.
  3. Add soda and stir.
  4. Garnish with a slice of lemon.

Becherovka Tonic

Becherovka Tonic cocktail

A classic combination that emphasizes the herbal notes of the liqueur.


  • 50 ml Becherovka
  • 150 ml tonic
  • Ice
  • Lemon or cucumber slice for garnish


  1. Fill a tall glass with ice.
  2. Pour in Becherovka and add tonic.
  3. Stir gently and garnish with a slice of lemon or cucumber.

Becherovka Spritz

Variation on the popular Aperol Spritz, but using Becherovka.


  • 40 ml Becherovka
  • 60 ml prosecco
  • 20 ml soda
  • Ice
  • Orange slice for decoration


  1. Fill a wine glass with ice.
  2. Pour in Becherovka, prosecco and soda.
  3. Stir gently and garnish with an orange slice.

Becherovka Martinez

An interesting variation of the classic martinese, which emphasizes the complex taste of Becherovka.


  • 45 ml gin
  • 30 ml Becherovka
  • 15 ml sweet vermouth
  • 2 drops orange bitters
  • Ice
  • Cherry for decoration


  1. Mix all ingredients in a mixing glass with ice.
  2. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
  3. Decorate with a cherry.

Becherovka Mule

Variation of a mule, but with Becherovka.


  • 50 ml Becherovka
  • 120 ml ginger beer
  • 10 ml lime juice
  • Ice
  • Lime slice for garnish


  1. Fill a copper mug with ice.
  2. Pour in Becherovka and lime juice.
  3. Add ginger beer and stir gently.
  4. Garnish with a slice of lime.

These cocktails will help you enjoy the rich and unique taste of Becherovka in various combinations. Try different recipes and find your favorite!

Becherovka in the company of friends

Becherovka is an excellent choice for a party or friendly gatherings. Invite your guests to try different cocktails with Becherovka or serve it in its pure form so that everyone can appreciate its original taste.

No matter how you decide when drinking Becherovka, remember that the main thing is to enjoy the process and enjoy the unique taste of this liqueur.