September 20, 2013

Cocktail Recipes

September 20, 2013

Raspberry Beer Cocktail

1 cup of fresh raspberries or frozen
4 bottles of corona (12oz) beer, chilled
1 container frozen raspberry lemonade concentrate, thawed or pink lemonade
1/2 cup good quality vodka
Garnish: lemon slices, or raspberries.
adapted from Southern Living

Stir together the  first 4 ingredients in a large container. Serve over ice.
Garnish with raspberries.
To make ahead, stir together lemonade concentrate and vodka in a large container. Stir in raspberries and beer just before serving.

Blueberry Moscow Mules

Blueberry Moscow Ingredients
1 cup ginger beer
1 shot ginger vodka
juice of one lime wedge
blueberry syrup

Pour the ginger beer, vodka and lime juice in a copper cup and stir. Add ice and pour blueberry syrup on the top. Stir again and garnish with blueberries and a lime wedge.

Blueberry Syrup Ingredients
1 cup fresh blueberries
1/4 cup water
1 tablespoon sugar

Bring the ingredients to a boil for 5 minutes, then let it simmer for another 10 minutes until it thickens. Strain over a glass bowl and let it cool.
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