The people around you are making snap judgments when you order something at the bar. It's not just about what level of alcoholic you are.

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A new survey found 34% of us judge strangers based on their drink order. 61% think your drink reveals something about your personality. Here are six drinks and what people think about you when you order them:

  1. If you want to seem approachable, order a domestic beer. 59% said ordering a Budweiser makes guys seem honest and authentic. 70% said it makes women seem friendly and low maintenance.
  2. If you want to seem serious, order wine. 52% said it makes guys seem serious and reserved. 31% said it makes women seem cautious and predictable.
  3. If you want to seem sophisticated, order champagne. 41% said it also makes guys seem demanding. 57% said it makes women seem like they're high-maintenance with expensive taste.
  4. If you want to seem fun, order a margarita. 50% said it makes women seem energetic and outgoing. 41% said it makes guys seem "fun-loving."
  5. If you want to seem trendy, order a cosmo. 48% said women who order one seem trendy and fashionable. 40% said it makes guys seem "fancy," but also not very "manly."
  6. If you want to seem analytical, order a gin and tonic. 30% said it makes guys seem analytical and calculating. After wine, it was the second most "serious" drink for women to order.

Also, 20% of people admit they sometimes worry what their friends will think about their drink order, 34% worry about it on a date, and 39% worry about it at a work function.

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