2014 Recipe File: Add Some Kick to Father's Day
Get the dads to stray away from their precious beer this Father's Day! Instead, provide them with options to add a little kick to their special day, and maximize your profits. Here is a list of manly cocktails that dads will go crazy for!
The Father and Son
1 ½ oz. Russell’s Reserve 10 Year old
Pour Russell’s Reserve, grapefruit juice, lime and honey into shaker. Shake and strain. Serve over cubed ice in a Collins glass ice with garnish cherry.
1 oz. Campari
Muddle mint in cocktail shaker. Add other ingredients. Shake and strain over crushed ice into a rocks glass. Garnish with a mint sprig.
1 ½ oz. Hornitos Plata Tequila
Add ingredients to a mixing glass, stir and strain over fresh ice (large cubes preferred) and garnish with orange twist.
The Black Nail
¾ oz. Irish Mist Whiskey
Build ingredients over ice in an old fashioned glass. Garnish with an orange peel.
1 oz. Basil Hayden's Bourbon
Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker with ice and shake. Strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a cherry.
1 oz. DRAMBUIE Scotch Liqueur
Pour DRAMBUIE into a pint glass and add your favorite Ale.
The All American
1.5 oz. Smirnoff Root Beer Float Flavored Vodka
Fill Glass with ice. Add Smirnoff Root Beer Float and Cherry Cola. Garnish with a Cherry
The St. Germain
2 oz. Brut Champagne or Dry Sparkling Wine
Stir ingredients in a tall ice-filled Collins glass, mixing completely. Think of Paris circa 1947. Garnish with a lemon twist.