TGIF Cocktail Recipes of the Day: Let’s Celebrate Super Bowl
Kick back this Sunday with these cocktails.
2 oz. Avión Añejo
¾ oz. Hot Pepper Infused Agave Nectar
3 Dashes of Orange Bitters
Garnish With Orange Twist
Directions: Combine tequila and agave into an iced filled shaker and strain into a glass. Finish it off with a few dashes of orange bitters and garnish with an orange twist.
1.5 oz Belvedere Vodka
4oz orange juice
1.5 oz pomegranate juice
Garnish: orange slice
Directions: Build the cocktail by adding the Belvedere first, then the pomegranate juice, then the orange juice. Garnish and serve.
Cool as a Cucumber Margarita
2 parts Milagro Silver
1 part Fresh Lime Juice
3 Cucumber Slices
1 Lime wheel
1 Cucumber Stick
Garnish: course ground sea salt and black peppercorn mix
Directions: Combine all ingredients in a blender without ice. Blend and pour over fresh ice into a rocks glass prepared with a half salted rim. Garnish with a cucumber spear and lime wheel (optional).
Cruzan® Sunday Shandy
2 parts Cruzan® Single Barrel Rum
1/2 part Lime Juice
1/4 part Ginger Syrup (2:1 Simple Syrup With Grated Ginger. Heat, Cool, Strain, Serve.)
Directions:Combine rum, lime and ginger syrup in a pint glass and slowly pour half of the beer into the glass. Add a few ice cubes and finish pouring the beer.
1oz Herradura Silver
½ oz Aperol
½ oz Rosso vermouth
¾ oz Lemon juice
½ oz Agave nectar
1 oz grapefruit juice
Splash of Korbel champagne
Directions: Crush strawberries with a muddler in the base of a shaker, add ice and remaining ingredients and shake hard. Strain through a fine sieve in to a mason jar and garnish with lemon discs and a strawberry.
The Noble Beer Margarita
1oz. Casa Noble Crystal
190 ml. Corona Beer
Directions: Fill with lemonade and ice. Top a Corona beer bottle tipped inside.
1 part Sauza® Blue Silver 100% Agave Tequila
½ part DeKuyper® Blue Curacao
2 parts frozen lemonade
1 2̷3 parts light beer
Lemon wedge (for garnish)
Directions: Combine all ingredients in a glass filled with ice. Garnish with a lemon wedge and enjoy!
Bourbon Maple Chai Punch *Crafted by John Henderson of The Happiest Hour -- NYC*
1 ½ part Maker’s Mark® Bourbon
1 part apple cider
1 part hard cider
1 part strong chai tea
¾ part lemon juice
¾ Crown Maple syrup
2 parts water, (can use sparkling too for more effervescence)
2 dash fees West Indies orange bitters
Garnish bowl with apple slices, lemon slices, and cinnamon sticks if desired.
Directions: Combine all ingredients in punch bowl and ladle into cups over ice.
Tom’s Cape Codder
2 parts Ménage à Trois Citrus Vodka
6 parts Cranberry juice
3 Lime slices
Directions: Fill highball glass with ice. Add Ménage à Trois Citrus Vodka and cranberry juice, stir. Garnish with three lime slices.
Russel Wilson’s Green Machine
1 ½ parts CRUZ Silver Tequila
½ part triple sec
2 parts of fresh squeezed lime
2 parts simple syrup
1 slice of fresh cucumber
Directions: Mix together lime juice, triple sec, simple syrup and Cruz Silver Tequila. Muddle cucumber, shake, strain and serve over ice.