Summer is a Good Time to Try Our Hand at a New Craft like Home Mixology and Take Some New Cocktails Outside to Sip in the Warmer Weather
As we look forward to a new month of warmer weather and brighter colors, what better than to step outside and step into summer with a refreshing drink in hand?
This season, enjoy some vibrant, floral-inspired cocktail recipes, which include Fernet-Branca, Tanteo Tequila, Seagram’s Vodka, Corralejo Tequila, Los Arangos Reposado. Try these seasonal recipes below:
Sunday Morning Hues – Created by Lucinda Sterling
1 oz Creme Yvette
1 oz Irish Cream Liqueur
1 oz Caffe Borghetti
1 oz Espresso
1 oz Mascarpone
Mix all ingredients except mascarpone with ice in an Irish Coffee mug. Top with mascarpone cheese and garnish with an orchid
Mother Lover – Created by Jade Sotack
1.0 oz Novo Fogo Silver Cachaca
0.5 oz Fernet-Branca
0.75 oz lemon juice
0.75 oz honey
1 orange slice
Muddle strawberry and orange slice in tin. Add remaining ingredients to tin.
Shake. Strain into coupe and top with prosecco. Garnish with a flower.
Tanteo Tequila Lavender Jalapeno Cocktail
2 oz. Tanteo Jalapeño Tequila
1 oz. Lavender Syrup
3⁄4 o. Fresh Lime Juice
Method: Combine ingredients in a shaker with ice. Shake well and strain into an ice-filled rocks glass. Garnish with a lime slice or a Jalapeño slice.
Southern Sweet Tea Jam
2 ounces Seagram’s Sweet Tea Vodka
1 ounce lemon juice
½ ounce simple syrup
1 bar spoon strawberry jam
• Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker with ice
• Shake hard to chill and combine ingredients
• Strain into your glass over fresh ice
• Garnish & Enjoy!
Corralejo Tequila Pineapple & Blackberry Margarita
2 ounces Corralejo Reposado
1 ounce pineapple juice
1 ounce lime juice
½ ounce agave syrup
5 fresh blackberries
Salt (for rim)
- Salt the rim of your glass
- Add all ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice
- Shake hard to chill and combine ingredients
- Strain into your glass over fresh ice
- Garnish & Enjoy!
Reposado: Strawberry Basil Paloma
2 ounces Los Arangos Reposado
1 ounce grapefruit juice
½ ounce agave syrup
2 chopped strawberries
5 basil leaves
Soda to top
Smoked sea salt for rim
Rim your glass with smoked sea salt
Combine all ingredients except soda in a cocktail shaker with ice
Shake to chill and combine ingredients
Fine strain into a hi-ball glass over fresh ice
Top with soda
Garnish & Enjoy!