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22 04, 2011

Happy Hour Friday – Snickertini

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Snickertini*note: 2 tablespoons=1 ounce…and drink responsibly!2 tablespoons cocoa powder, for rimming2 ounces dark creme de cacao (recommended: Dekuyper)1 ounce Irish cream liqueur (recommended: Bailey’s)1 ounce hazelnut liqueur (recommended: Frangelico)1 ounce light creamMint sprigs, for garnish Dip the rim of each glass in water and then in the cocoa powder; set aside.Pour the remaining ingredients, except [...]

8 04, 2011

Happy Hour Friday – Carrie Me

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Carrie Me 2 oz. vodka2 oz. white peach puree1 oz. ginger-infused simple syrup½ oz. lemon juiceSilver and pink sanding sugar (for rim) Silver sugar beadsTo make the peach puree, peel a peach and put it in a blender for about 10-15 seconds. To make the ginger syrup, bring half a cup of water and half [...]

11 03, 2011

Happy Hour Friday

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In honor of my birthday today I am posting two cocktails. Enjoy!! Naughty Girl Scout2 oz. Kahlúa1 oz. Crème de Menthe1 oz. half and halfFill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add all ingredients and shake well. Pour mixture into a glass over ice. Garnish with a few small mint leaves. Malibu Coconutini1 oz. Malibu rum1 [...]

4 03, 2011

Happy Hour Friday – Watermelon Martini

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Watermelon Martini3 oz Ketal One Citroen1 oz Watermelon Pucker1/2 oz Cointreau or triple secSplash of lemonadeSplash of 7-upMix all ingredients over ice, shake and strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with a slice of watermelon.