Cement mixer shot very popularly known as one of the disgusting alcoholic drinks to try. Mostly used to prank friends with a gag shot, this one of the most popular shots in the world. The disgusting texture is what makes this shot so popular and something to play around with and have fun with. What’s the reason? Well, it’s because of the taste of cream and citrus, although, the taste is good the texture when these two ingredients are combined is gross. The chunky and ugly looking drink, cement mixer shot is pretty easy to make. So, wanna know more about it? Read on to find out all about cement mixer shot! 

About Cement Mixer Shot 

If you liked tasting weird things and doing pranks with your friends, the cement mixer drink is the one for you. No, it doesn’t involve cement, do not worry! The combination is what makes this drink really disgusting to taste. The combination is of Irish cream and citrus. The two when combined, results in a little weird taste that turns into the sludge-like texture in your mouth. Like other shots, which are sipped one after the other, this shot is not something you would want to try again and again. This is a typical drink made at bachelorette/bachelor’s parties or other casual gatherings with your friends. The reason why this is called a cement mixer drink is that when this goes into your mouth it turns into a concrete-like structure which makes it disgusting to gulp down. So, try this shot only if you do not have a gag reflex. 

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How To Make A Cement Mixer Shot?

The drink tastes just fine and contains about 78 calories in one serving. Remember, the longer the shot sits, the thicker and heavier it gets so gulp it down immediately. Although this drink has a good taste, you may use it for party games or pranks to get the fun started at the party. So, if you are looking for the strange cement mixer shot recipe, here it is! 


  • 1 ½ ounce Baileys Irish Cream Liqueur
  • ½ ounce lemon juice
  • A shot glass

How to prepare it: 

  • Pour the Irish cream liqueur into the shot glass.
  • Add lemon juice on top of it (or you can also tell the bartender to put lemon juice after you sip the Irish cream).
  • Immediately put the drink in your mouth
  • Mix it inside your mouth and enjoy!
Cement Mixer Shot
Cement Mixer Shot 

This drink is typically ingested after taking a Baileys shot, holding it in the mouth and then sipping lemon juice and mixing it in your mouth altogether. The acidic lemon juice causes the cream to curdle inside your mouth and feels like you are drinking wet cement. So, it makes you a cement mixer when you shake the mixture in your mouth. Sounds funny right? 

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Other Cream Liqueurs to Try

It’s not mandatory to use Bailey Irish cream for making a cement mixer drink. There are various other yummy cream liqueurs available to try out. Although bailey’s shot is an ideal and prominent liqueur used, you can still replace bailey’s Irish cream liqueur with any of these cream liqueurs: 

  • Iceland Irish Cream Liqueur

The island Irish cream liqueur is an amazing alternative of Iceland Irish cream liqueur to try. This cream liqueur tastes and smells like an alcoholic milkshake and the creaminess is often overpowered by the whiskey. So, it’s a great alternative if you are making a cement mixer shot.

  • Marks & Spencer Irish Cream Liqueur 

The solacing taste of vanilla and caramel is an amazing ingredient to add in your cement mixer shot. It is an affordable and delicious alternative. Also, the whiskey overpowers the cream so it’s more on the boozy side. 

  • Welsh Cream Liqueur

The taste is mostly vanilla but it looks a little bit like coffee. The creamy texture of this liqueur is remarkable and the harsh whiskey is overpowering. You might feel luxurious when you put it in your mouth.  

  • Lidl Deluxe Irish Cream Liqueur 

If you are looking for a cheaper option, Lidl deluxe Irish cream liqueur is much inexpensive than bailey’s Irish cream liqueur. It has a taste of butterscotch and smells like fruits. It is a sweet and delicious alternative to try. 

  • Similar shots to Try 

If you liked cement mixer shot and wanna try something much identical to it, we are here with a list! Also remember, from all these shots, the cement mixer shot is the vilest you’ll ever try. If you are organizing a gag drink party with your friends, here are some other shot alternatives to choose from: 

Cement Mixer Shot
Cement Mixer Shot 
  • Liquid Steak Shots

Do not mistake it as a steak juice, that’d be disgusting. Don’t be misled by its name as it is an alcoholic drink which is made with 2 ounces of rum and 2 ounces of Worcestershire sauce. It tastes like old steak, that is why this drink is named after it. 

  • The Motor Oil Shot

Getting drunk with your friends is fun, even more, if you are playing funny games and pranks. To make this unusual drink, add 5 ounces of each Cinnamon Schnapps, Peppermint schnapps, coconut rum and Jägermeister which will get you high in minutes. It resembles with the glass of motor oil. The hangover next day will be as vile as this drink.  

  • The Prairie Oyster Shot 

This is another disgusting and vile drink to try which involves raw eggs and on top of it, the hot sauce. For making this drink, you need to combine 1 ounce of bourbon whiskey, hot sauce and a raw egg. Gently combine all the ingredients in a lowball glass. The smell is pretty disgusting so make sure you are holding your breath when you gulp it. 

This was all about cement mixer shot and some other similar shots to try out. You might be thinking why would one try these strange things when you can just try some of the delicious shots? Well, it’s the thrill and fun that makes these drinks famous and fun to try out. If you love the thrill, you got to try this one! Do not pretend to be brave and have a shot one after another, this can mess up your mood as well as your health. So, be careful! 

Happy drinking! 

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