name your poison

Name your poison is a phrase used when you want to ask what type of alcoholic drink someone would like. Name your poison is usually spoken in a bar by the bartender or another place where there is a variety of alcoholic drinks to choose from. Poison is the slang term for alcohol in many different circles, including bars to drink at. Name your poison is sometimes used for other types of drinks or even food or drugs, but is usually reserved for drinking alcoholic beverages.