Say What?! Turns Out We’ve All Been Pronouncing These Popular Drink Names Wrong
Daiquiri is pronounced DA-Kih-Ree, people.
It’s a Friday night and you’re out, shouting your drink order at the bartender in a very noisy pub.
Your convo goes a little something like this:
You: (Shouting) “I’LL HAVE A GLASS OF RIESLING!
The Bartender: A what?!
You: (with added enthusiasm) A. GLASS. OF. RIES-LING.
The Bartender: Oh, you mean Reese-ling?
You: (Awkward) Uh, yeah, that’s what I said.
Fluffing drink names rates high on the social awkwardness scale, but you don’t have to get it wrong.
SousVideTools.com, a professional chef shop, have rounded up some of the most common mispronunciations, meaning this Friday night when you approach the bar you can order your favourite bevvy with confidence. #Winning.
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