While it's challenging to provide an exact count, hundreds of different spirits exist, each representing a unique blend of ingredients, distillation techniques, and ageing processes.

Polmos Spirytus Rektyfikowany, a Polish vodka, holds the title of the most potent commercially accessible spirit. Frequently employed by home distillers, it serves as a base for crafting various flavoured vodkas.

A cocktail is any blend of distilled liquor, meaning you can create cocktails from all types of spirits. Popular examples include martinis, daiquiris, and margaritas.