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Cocktails

Sangria

Delicious Sangria cocktail in a glass

A pitcher for two, may dreams come true.

Yield: 6 Servings

Ingredients:

  • 1/5 dry red wine
  • 1 ripe peach
  • 6 slices lemon
  • 1/2 ounce cognac
  • 1 ounce triple sec
  • 1 ounce maraschino liqueur
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 whole orange
  • 6 ounces chilled club soda

Instructions:

  1. Pour wine into a glass pitcher.
  2. Add peeled and sliced peach and lemon slices.
  3. Add cognac, triple sec, maraschino liqueur, and sugar.
  4. Squeeze the juice from both halves into the glass.
  5. Stir to dissolve sugar.
  6. Carefully place the orange in the pitcher.
  7. Let mixture marinate at room temperature for at least 1 hour.
  8. Add soda and 1 tray of ice cubes to pitcher.
  9. Stir.
  10. Pour into wine goblets.

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Cocktails

May blossom fizz

Delicious May blossom fizz cocktail in a glass

As sweetly intoxicating as springtime flowers.

Yield: 1 Servings

Ingredients:

  • 1 teaspoon grenadine
  • 1/2 ounce lemon juice
  • 1 ounce club soda
  • 2 ounces Punsch

Instructions:

  1. Fill cocktail shaker with ice.
  2. Add grenadine, lemon juice, club soda, and Punsch.
  3. Shake.
  4. Strain into an old-fashioned glass.
  5. Top with soda.

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Categories
Vodka cocktails

Citronella cooler

Delicious Citronella cooler cocktail in a glass

For a guaranteed mosquito-free brunch.

Yield: 1 Servings

Ingredients:

  • 1 ounce citrus vodka
  • Dash of lime juice
  • 2 ounces chilled lemonade
  • 1 ounce chilled cranberry juice

Instructions:

  1. Build vodka, lime juice, lemonade, and cranberry juice in a collins glass.
  2. Top with a squeeze of fresh lime.

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Categories
Vodka cocktails

Polynesian pick me up

Delicious Polynesian pick me up cocktail in a glass

No, this does not involve carting a virgin off to the volcano. Your fate is much more pleasant.

Yield: 1 Servings

Ingredients:

  • 4 ounces pineapple juice
  • 1 1/2 ounces vodka
  • 1/2 teaspoon curry powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon cream
  • 2 dashes Tabasco sauce
  • 4 ounces crushed ice

Instructions:

  1. Pour all ingredients into a blender
  2. Blend for 10 seconds on high speed.
  3. Pour into a chilled old-fashioned glass.
  4. Strain into a chilled delmonico glass.
  5. Dust with cayenne pepper.

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Cocktails

Madeira mint flip

Delicious Madeira mint flip cocktail in a glass

Another flip with a twist from madeira

Yield: 1 Servings

Ingredients:

  • 1 1/2 ounces Madeira
  • 1 ounce chocolate mint liqueur
  • 1 small egg
  • 1 teaspoon sugar

Instructions:

  1. Fill cocktail shaker with ice
  2. Add Madeira, liqueur, egg, and sugar.
  3. Shake.
  4. Strain into a chilled delmonico glass.
  5. Dust with nutmeg

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Brandy cocktails

Brandied flip

Delicious Brandied flip cocktail in a glass

Tastes so good you’ll do cartwheels and somersaults until four

Yield: 1 Servings

Ingredients:

  • 1 ounce brandy
  • 1 ounce apricot flavored brandy
  • 1 small egg
  • 1 teaspoon sugar

Instructions:

  1. Fill cocktail shaker with ice
  2. Add brandies, egg, and sugar.
  3. Shake.
  4. Strain into a chilled delmonico glass.
  5. Dust with nutmeg

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Cognac cocktails

Coffee flip

Delicious Coffee flip cocktail in a glass

A truly old-school beverage

Yield: 1 Servings

Ingredients:

  • 1 ounce cognac
  • 1 ounce tawny port
  • 1 small egg
  • 1 teaspoon sugar

Instructions:

  1. Fill cocktail shaker with ice
  2. Add cognac, port, egg, and sugar
  3. Shake.
  4. Strain into a chilled delmonico glass.
  5. dd lime slices to the pitcher when ready to serve or serve in each glass, if desired.
  6. Dust with nutmeg.

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Mocktails

Limeade

Delicious homemade Limeade in a pitcher

Best drink to beat the heat

Yield: 1 Pitcher

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups fresh lime juice
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1 cup hot water
  • 1 tablespoon lime zest
  • pinch salt
  • cold water
  • 1 lime sliced

Instructions:

  1. Add lime juice, sugar and hot water to a pitcher.
  2. Stir to combine until the sugar has melted.
  3. Then add the lime zest, and salt to a gallon pitcher.
  4. Fill the pitcher with cold water and stir well until combined.
  5. dd lime slices to the pitcher when ready to serve or serve in each glass, if desired.
  6. Store in the refrigerator.

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Bourbon cocktails

Milk punch

Delicious Milk punch cocktail in a glass

A truly old-school beverage

Yield: ? Servings

Ingredients:

  • 8 ounces cold milk
  • 1/2 ounce bourbon
  • 3/4 ounce crème de cacao

Instructions:

  1. Fill cocktail shaker with ice.
  2. Add milk, bourbon, and crème de cacao
  3. Shake.
  4. Pour into a goblet

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Vodka cocktails

Bloody bull

For the morning after. Solves all problems from last night.

Yield: 6 Servings

Ingredients:

  • 10 1/2 ounces consommé
  • 24 ounces tomato juice
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 teaspoon celery salt
  • 1 teaspoon garlic salt
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 9 ounces vodka

Instructions:

  1. Mix all ingredients in a pitcher
  2. Serve in highball glasses with ice.

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