Summer 2019 Recipes
Summer 2019 Recipes:
All the Tastes of Summer: Watermelon, Cucumber, Peach, Blackberry, Lemon + More.
Discover easy-to-pull-off recipes that will make your gatherings the destination this summer.
A Cool & Crisp Refresher for the Dog Days of Summer
4 oz Crop Organic Cucumber Vodka
4 (1-inch) cubes seedless Watermelon
2 Limes, diced
2 oz Simple Syrup
(equal amounts of salt and sugar combined with fresh grated lime)
2 Watermelon Slices
2 Cucumber slices
2 Mint sprigs
Barware: Lowball glass
Bar Tools: Shaker
Combine vodka + watermelon + lime in a cocktail shaker.
Muddle well in shaker with muddler.
Add Simple Syrup, fill with Ice, cover and shake until cold.
Rim glasses with cut lime then dip in lime rim mixture.
Fill glasses with ice. Pour shaker contents into glasses.
Garnish: Watermelon slice + Cucumber slice + Mint sprig.
This drink captures the essence of endless summers.
Grilled & Spiked
Spiked Lemonade Enhanced With Grilled Citrus
Meyer lemons, halved
Mint sprigs (optional)
Grill Lemons until slightly charred. Let cool. Juice.
Stir Lemon juice, Simple Syrup, generous pinch of Salt and ice cold Water.
Add 1 oz Whiskey + Ice to Highball glass filled ¾ with prepared Lemonade.
Garnish with Mint.
Life’s lemons? Grill them and add whiskey.
Old Fashioned New
Peach + Blackberry Put New Spin On Classic Cocktail
1 tbsp Simple Syrup
5 dashes of Angostura Bitters
2 fresh Peach slices
2 1/2 ounces Bourbon
2-3 large Blackberries
Splash Sparkling Water
Barware: Lowball glass
Bar Tools: Muddler
Combine the Simple Syrup, Bitters, + single Peach
Muddle & Mash fruit thoroughly.
Add Bourbon + Ice to Lowball glass
Stir in second Peach slice + Blackberries + Sparkling Water.
Teach an Old Fashioned New Tricks.
Classic Whiskey Sour
The Big Three: Citrus, Sweet & Whiskey
2 oz Maker’s Mark
¾ ounce fresh Lemon Juice
2 Tbsp. Superfine Gourmet Caster Sugar With Egg White
Garnish: Maraschino Cherry + Orange Wedge
Barware: Old Fashion glass, Shaker
Mix Maker’s Mark + Lemon Juice + Caster Sugar + Crushed Ice in Shaker.
Shake for 30 seconds.
Strain into Old Fashion glass filled with ice.
Garnish: Maraschino Cherry + Orange Wedge.
An incredibly simple and refreshing cocktail
2 oz. British Navy Pusser’s Rum
3 oz. Fever Tree Ginger Beer
½ oz. fresh Lime Juice
Garnish: Lime Wedge
Barware: Tom Collins glass
Add Rum to Tom Collins glass filled with ice.
Top with Ginger Beer + Lime Juice. Stir.
Garnish with Lime Wedge.
Quick refresher that serves up to 8
2 oz. White Rum
¾ oz. Key Lime Juice
½ oz. Grapefruit Juice
½ oz. Maraschino Liqueur
2 tsp. Simple Syrup
Garnish: Lime Wheel
Barware: Coupe or Wine glass
Combine ingredients in blender over ice. Pulse until slushy.
Pour into coupe or wine glasses.
Garnish with a Lime Wheel.