I CAN’T Buy You a Drink: Top 10 Most Expensive Cocktails

There’s nothing like a fine drink at the end of a long day, but if you had ordered one of the most expensive cocktails featured on this list, though, you would have been looking at a bar tab possibly greater than what you make for an entire week—or even much longer!

Thanks to some exceptionally rare liquor and some fabulously fancy twists, these are 10 of the most expensive concoctions your money can buy. Do you think you’ve had anything from this list? Read on to find out.

Here are the 10 most expensive cocktails in the world:


10.) Belfast Mai Tai

The Mai Tai is one of the most expensive cocktails with home-made ingredients


Made using the same ingredients list as the first ever Mai Tai, you can enjoy this original cocktail at the Merchant Hotel in Belfast.

This is the only place in the world where you can get a Mai Tai with the original Wray and Nephew rum and it costs just $1,200 USD.

Price: $1,200


  • White and Dark Rum
  • Orange Curaçao Liqueur
  • Orgeat Syrup
  • Lime Juice