TGIF: Red, White and Blue(berries) Cocktail Recipe to Kickoff the Weekend
Why wait till July 4 to celebrate Lady Liberty? Celebrate that fancy green lady today (or everyday) with these fabulous red, “white” and blue cocktails from Belvedere Vodka. Stay hydrated with these cocktails.
Belvedere Independence Day Cooler
8.5 oz. Belvedere Lemon Tea
4 oz.Fresh lemon juice
3 oz. Barley simple syrup
16 oz. Soda water
Add all ingredients to a pitcher.
Top with ice and mix.
Belvedere American Dream
10 oz. Belvedere Pink Grapefruit
15 oz. Cranberry juice
2.5 oz. Lemon juice
3.5 oz. Aperol
Orange juice Dash bitters Dash simple Add all ingredients to a pitcher and garnish with orange slices and lemons
Belvedere BBQ Bloody Mary
1.5 oz. Belvedere Vodka Bloody Mary
4 oz. Campbell’s tomato juice
4 dashes Worchestire
2 dashes Tabasco Pinch of kosher salt Pinch of coarse ground pepper
¼ oz. Lemon juice
2 Tbs. Chili sauce
¼ oz. liquid smoke
Pick your favorite vegetable for garnish.
Quick Shrub RecipeTo make 1L of Shrub
•1 cup rice vinegar or white wine vinegar (unseasoned)
•1 cup sugar
•½ cup water
•4 cups fresh blueberries
•1 cup raspberries
•Add all ingredients to a pan and bring to a brief boil. Allow to cool and rest for 24hours. Strain and taste for balance. Add ¼ cup of
lemon juice and lengthen with water if necessary.
Now, this is drink is very complicated but the result is an exceptional cocktail that is delicious.
Happy Friday and remember check back with us next week for your weekly dose of cocktails.