National Chocolate Day has Milagro Tequila & Tullamore D.E.W. Thinking Outside the Box
National Chocolate Day is on Saturday, October 28 and both Tullamore D.E.W. and Milagro Tequila are honoring it with some cocktail recipes infused with chocolate elements. Here’s to Thinking Outside the Chocolate Box with these William Grant & Sons’ cocktails!
Spiced Hot Chocolate www.milagrotequila.com/
By National Ambassador Jaime Salas
1.5 parts Milagro Añejo
3 parts Abuelita Chocolate Tablets or your favorite hot chocolate powder
1 pinch grated chili chocolate bar
Build in a clear mug or other drink vessel suitable for hot beverages. Top with whipped cream and chili chocolate shavings.
Suggested Chocolate Dessert: Pair with chocolate ice cream for an adult chocolate bomb.
Tullamore D.E.W. 5 Acres
By Ambassador Tim Herlihy https://www.tullamoredew.com/en-gb/
1 part Tullamore D.E.W
1 part Dry Vermouth
1 part Ruby Port
2 dashes Aromatic Bitters
2 dashes Chocolate Bitters
Add all ingredients into a chilled stirring glass, add ice, and stir until liquid and ice meet. Pour contents into a cocktail glass, zest with orange and garnish with cherry.
Suggested Chocolate Dessert Pairing: Chocolate Molten Lava Cake
Milagro SRB Añejo Signature Serve http://www.milagrotequila.com/#anejosignatureserve
2 parts Milagro SBR Añejo
Freshly Shaved Dark Chocolate
Method: serve Milagro Select Barrel Reserve Añejo neat in a rocks glass. Shave dark chocolate into glass to taste.
Suggested Chocolate Dessert Pairing: Chocolate covered Strawberries
About William Grant & Sons
William Grant & Sons Holdings Ltd is an independent family-owned distiller headquartered in the United Kingdom and founded by William Grant in 1887. Today, the global premium spirits company is run by the fifth generation of his family and distils some of the world’s leading brands of Scotch whisky, including the world’s most awarded single malt Glenfiddich®, The Balvenie® range of handcrafted single malts and the world’s third largest blended Scotch, Grant’s®, as well as other iconic spirits brands such as Hendrick’s® Gin, Sailor Jerry® Spiced Rum, Tullamore D.E.W.® Irish Whiskey, Monkey Shoulder® Blended Malt Scotch Whisky and Drambuie® Scotch Liqueur.
William Grant & Sons has been honored as “Distiller of the Year” by the prestigious International Wine & Spirit Competition and International Spirits Challenge 11 times over the past 16 years.
Founded in 1964, William Grant & Sons USA is a wholly-owned subsidiary of William Grant & Sons, Ltd. and features one of the fastest growing spirits portfolios in the USA with brands including Glenfiddich, The Balvenie, Hendrick’s Gin, Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum, Tullamore D.E.W. Irish Whiskey, Drambuie, Milagro Tequila, Grant’s, Hudson Whiskey, Gibson’s Finest, Monkey Shoulder, Clan MacGregor, Reyka Vodka, Solerno Blood Orange Liqueur, Montelobos Mezcal, Ancho Reyes, Flor de Caña Rum, Art In The Age, The Knot and Raynal French Brandy.