Derby Day Julep

Derby Day Julep

DERBY DAY JULEP (By Joy Perrine, Louisville, KY)   INGREDIENTS: 4 parts Basil Hayden’s® Bourbon 4 chopped Strawberries 10 Spearmint Leaves 4 Lemon Wedges 1 part Water 2 tbsp. Brown Sugar   METHOD: 1. Muddle[…]

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Fall Sangria

Fall Sangria

FALL SANGRIA INGREDIENTS 1/2 Apple, sliced 1 orange, sliced 1/2 pear, sliced Cinnamon Stick 1 bottle red wine 1/2 cup Brandy 1 cup Sparkling Ice Essence of Tangerine DIRECTIONS Cut fruit into equal sizes and[…]

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Spellbound Smash

Spellbound Smash Recipe by Stephen Cole (Chicago, IL) INGREDIENTS:​ 2 parts Basil Hayden’s® Bourbon ¾ part Demerara Syrup* 2 dashes Angostura® Bitters 2 dashes Orange Bitters Half of a Lemon 5 Fresh Blackberries 3 Sage[…]

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Rye & Orange Tumbler

Rye & Orange Tumbler Recipe by Chef Michael Symon INGREDIENTS: 1½ parts Knob Creek® Rye 1 part Club Soda ½ part Sugar ½ Orange ½ Rosemary Sprig METHOD: 1. Muddle the orange, rosemary and sugar thoroughly[…]

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Coconut Eggnog Martini

Coconut Eggnog Martini   1 part Jim Beam Bourbon 1 part Cruzan Coconut Rum 2 ½ parts Coconut Eggnog   Instructions: Build in a shaker, add ice, shake well until chilled and strain into glass.[…]

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Autumn Seelbach

Autumn Seelbach Recipe by Dominic Venegas (NYC) INGREDIENTS: 1 part Baker’s® Bourbon 1/2 part JDK & Sons™ O3 1/2 part Fresh Pressed Apple Cider 5 dashes Baked Apple Bitters 5 dashes Tiki Bitters Hard Cider METHOD:​ 1.Combine Baker’s® Bourbon,[…]

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Brew Berry Mojito

Cruzan® Brew Berry Mojito Ingredients: 1 1/2 parts Cruzan® Strawberry Rum 1/2 part Fresh Lemon Juice 1/2 part Agave Nectar 5 parts Blonge Lager 3 Fresh Strawberries 8-12 Mint Leaves Method: Muddle strawberry, mint and agave[…]

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Blueberry Bramble

Cruzan® Blueberry Bramble Ingredients: 1 1/2 parts Cruzan® Aged Light Rum 1/2 part Fresh Lemon Juice 1/2 part Simple Syrup Blueberry Syrup Method: Add rum, lemon and simple syrup over crushed ice in an old-fashioned glass.[…]

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Cinngle Lady

Cruzan® Cinngle Lady Ingredients: 1 1/2 parts Cruzan® Black Strap Rum 1 part Cruzan® Velvet Cinn 1/2 part Coco Lopez® Cream of Coconut   Method:  Combine all over crushed ice and stir. Garnish with fresh[…]

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Cucumber Chili Margarita

Cucumber Chili Margarita (serves 8) 2 cups Sauza® Cucumber Chili Tequila 1 cup DeKuyper® Triple Sec Liqueur 2 cups Fresh Lemon Sour Juice of whole limes 8 cucumber slices   Preparation: Mix all ingredients in[…]

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