8 Retro Cocktails That Used To Be Cool But Aren't Anymore

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Harvey Wallbanger: A mix of vodka, Galliano, and orange juice, this cocktail was popular in the 1970s but is now considered outdated.

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Grasshopper: Made with creme de menthe, creme de cacao, and cream, the Grasshopper was a popular dessert cocktail in the mid-20th century but is less common today.

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Piña Colada: While still enjoyed by many, the Piña Colada has lost some of its popularity since its peak in the 1970s and 80s.

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Mai Tai: Once a trendy cocktail, the Mai Tai has become somewhat passé, often associated with overly sweet and artificial versions.

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Sloe Gin Fizz: A combination of sloe gin, lemon juice, and soda water, the Sloe Gin Fizz was popular in the mid-20th century but is rarely seen today.

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White Russian: Made with vodka, coffee liqueur, and cream, the White Russian was popular in the 1970s and 80s but has since fallen out of fashion.

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Alabama Slammer: A sweet and fruity cocktail made with Southern Comfort, amaretto, sloe gin, and orange juice, the Alabama Slammer is considered outdated by many.

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Blue Hawaiian: A tropical cocktail made with rum, blue curaçao, pineapple juice, and cream of coconut, the Blue Hawaiian is often seen as old-fashioned.

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