With the Olympic Games in the homestretch it is time to watch the rest of the games with a cool cocktail. What better way to root on your favorite athlete or team with a refreshing beverage.
The Opening Ceremony
Created by Flor de Caña Rum
2 parts Flor de Caña 7
¾ parts lime juice
½ part simple syrup
Method: Shake & strain into a martini glass.
Created by Milagro Brand Ambassador Jaime Salas
1.5 parts Milagro Silver
0.75 parts White peach syrup
.75 parts Fresh Lemon Juice
2 parts Blonde Beer
Garnish: Lemon Wheel
Method: Combine tequila, peach syrup and lemon juice in a cocktail shaker and add ice. Shake and strain over fresh ice in a tall (Collins) glass. Top with a Blonde Ale. Garnish with a lemon wheel.
Solerno Team Spirit
Created by Solerno Blood Orange Liqueur
1 ½ parts Solerno
2 dashes of orange bitters
1 part freshly squeezed pink grapefruit juice
Topped with 2 parts of sparkling water
Method: Build in a stemless wine glass filled with ice, stir well and garnish with a blood orange slice and sprig of rosemary
The Finish Line Gimlet
Created by Hendrick’s Gin Ambassador Mark Stoddard
1.5 parts hendrick’s
0.75 parts Ancho Reyes
0.75 parts fresh lime juice
0.75 parts simple syrup
1 slice jalapeno (muddled)
1 slice cucumber (muddled)
Method: In a mixing glass, muddle jalapeno and add remaining ingredients with ice. Shake and strain into an iced double rocks glass. Garnish with cucumber wheel & jalapeno wheel.