TGIF Cocktail Recipe: Grammy Inspired Cocktail Ideas
Welcome your friends to fabulous Grammy party filled with Pinterest worthy cocktails. Here are some 10 cocktails recipes ideas to get you started.
Get Lucky Margarita
2 oz. Avión Silver
3/4 oz. Jalapeño-Infused Elderflower Liqueur
1/2 oz. Orange Juice
1/4 oz. Lemon Juice
1/2 oz. Lime Juice
3/4 oz. Simple Syrup
3 Sage Leaves
1 Sage Leaf and Salt for garnish
Directions: Muddle sage in a shaker. Add all ingredients. Shake. Double strain. Pour over ice in salt-rimmed glass. Garnish with sage leaf.
Royal Belvedere "Royals" by Lorde
50 ml Belvedere Vodka
25 ml orange juice
Top Fever Tree Lemonade
Build drink over ice in a highball glass. Garnish with a wedge of lemon.
SVEDKA's “Blurred Lines”
1 and 1/2 parts SVEDKA Strawberry Colada
1 part sour mix
6 Thai basil leaves pulled
Directions: Lightly muddle basil leaves in a cocktail shaker. Combine remaining ingredients, except the soda. Add ice and shake well. Strain into a Collins glass over fresh ice. Top with soda and stir lightly to mix. Garnish with lime wedge and straw. As an alternative to sour mix, dissolve 1 tsp sugar in 1/2 part fresh lime juice before muddling. Garnish with an orange slice and skewered cherry.
R & Blueberry Martini
1 part Skinnygirl™ Bare Naked Vodka
1 part Dekuyper® Blueberry Schnapps
Directions :Shake all ingredients with ice. Strain into a chilled martini glass and enjoy!
Dreaming Big Sangria
1 Bottle of The Dreaming Tree Crush red blend Wine
1 Lemon cut into wedges
1 Orange cut into wedges
1 Lime cut into wedges
2 Tbsp sugarz
Splash of orange juice or lemonade
1 Cup of raspberries or strawberries (may use thawed or frozen)
4 Cups ginger ale
Directions: Pour wine into a large pitcher and squeeze the juice wedges from the lemon, orange and lime into the wine. Toss in the fruit wedges then add sugar, and orange juice. Chill overnight. Add ginger ale, berries and ice just before serving. If you’d like to serve right away, use chilled red wine and serve over lots of ice. Serves: 3-4
Captain Morgan Black Vanilla Cola
1 oz. Captain Morgan Black Spiced Rum
1/2 oz. Smirnoff Vanilla Flavored Vodka
1 ½ oz. Sour Mix
4 oz. cola
1 Lemon Wedge
Directions: Combine Captain Morgan Black Spiced Rum, Smirnoff Vanilla and Sour Mix in a cocktail shaker with ice and shake vigorously. Strain into a Collins glass over fresh ice and top with cola. Garnish with lemon wedge
1.3 oz. Bulleit Rye
1 oz. Orange juice
1 oz. Lemon juice
½ oz. Simple Syrup
½ oz. amaretto
Direction: Shake ingredients and strain into an ice filled tumbler.
Garnish: orange & cherry.
The Blurred Lines
Makes 1 serving
1½ oz. vodka
¼ oz. coffee liqueur (like Kahlúa)
¼ oz. hazelnut liqueur (like Frangelico)
Directions: Mix the first three ingredients in a cocktail shaker, then strain into a rocks glass. Add ice and finish off with soda water. No garnish needed.
Rock n’ Roll Refresher
2 parts Sauza® Blue Reposado Tequila
2 parts orange juice
2 dashes grenadine
Lemon wedge for garnish
Directions: In a glass filled with ice, stir together orange juice and tequila. Pour the two dashes of grenadine down the side so that it settles to the bottom of the glass. Garnish with a lemon wedge.
2 parts Owl's Brew Pink & Black
1 part tequila
Fresh raspberries and strawberries
Directions: Muddle fresh raspberries and strawberries. Shake together with remaining ingredients and pour over ice. Garnish with fresh mint.