National Cocktail Day celebrates all types of cocktails which usually consist of a wine or distilled beverage such as whisk(e)y, vodka, gin, rum, brandy, or tequila—mixed with ingredients such as soda, liqueurs, muddled/fruit, or juice.Read More
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Three (3) ingredients make this refreshing cocktail: vodka, ginger beer, and lime!
Invented in 1941, the Moscow Mule got its start like many stars: on Hollywood’s Sunset Strip. In 2019, come celebrate its 78th birthday!
Fill a cocktail glass with ice and cold water; set aside or in the freezer--
- 2.5 oz. Ketel One Botanical, Grapefruit & Rose
- Splash of Triple Sec
- Splash of Lime Juice
- Bar Spoon of Orange Zest from The Perfect Purée
- Top with Ginger Ale
Combine all ingredients and ice minus the ale in a mixing glass.
Shake until chilled.
Toss out the contents of your chilled cocktail glass.
Double strain your adult beverage into your cocktail glass, top with ginger ale and garnish with a peel.
Sit out on the deck (like I did!) and enjoy!
This weekend's #DOTW (Drink of the Week) is the #AdiosMotherfucker. After a long week of B.S., #rude people with no home training and tried patience, it's time to say goodbye with an eye roll and hello to an awesome #shade of #blue hues.
We'll start off with some #fresh, #goodice.
05. oz. each of
2 oz. of #SweetAndSour
1 oz. of #BlueCuraco
Top with clear/#lemonlime soda.
((( STIR WELL )))
Pour into a #CollinsGlass or #PintGlass.
The Colorado Bulldog...
You can shake this drink or, prepare it layered--CAUTION; if you're layering, do it in the following order or your milk will curdle therefore forcing you to maybe gag and turn this into a shaken drink anyway...Read More