Festive Cocktails for the BIG Game!Edit Post
Contributed by on Feb 01, 2019
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It’s that time of year for Americans and football fans alike to cheer on their favorite team in this year’s big game! Great food & drinks are a staple of any good party, so whether you’re rooting for LA, New England, or just watching for the half-time performance, Beam Suntory’s extensive portfolio offers cocktails that will elevate the celebration beyond a beer! Get ready to enjoy a few touchdowns and a few cocktails on Super Bowl Sunday!
Basil Hayden’s® Lemon Rosemary Punch
- 1 bottles Basil Hayden’s® Bourbon
- 10 ounces Simple Syrup
- 10 ounces Lemon Juice
- 2 lemons
- 30 dashes Aromatic Bitters
- Sprig of Rosemary (for garnish)
Combine all ingredients into a large punch bowl with 4 cups of ice. Slice lemons into wheels and add to bowl. Stir to chill and ladle into Collins glass with a rosemary sprig.
- 2 parts Cruzan® Single Barrel Rum
- 1/2 part Lime Juice
- 1/4 part Ginger Syrup
- 1 Wheat BeerMETHOD: Combine rum, lime and ginger syrup in a pint glass and slowly pour half of the beer into the glass. Add a few ice cubes and finish pouring the beer.
- 1 part EFFEN Vodka
- 1 part fresh pineapple juice
- 1 part lemonade
- ½ part orange juice
Add all ingredients to a shaker with ice and mix well. Pour into a rocks glass and garnish with pineapple wedge and cherry
- 2 parts Knob Creek Rye
- 1 part sweet vermouth
- 1 whole fresh cherry
- Rinse of coffee liqueur
- 1 dash of Angostura Bitters
METHOD: Muddle one cherry in a mixing glass. Add Knob Creek Rye, sweet vermouth and Angostura bitters to the glass, and let it sit about a minute. Fill the glass with the largest ice cubes available and stir until cold. Put a fash of coffee liqueur around the inside of a chilled, stemmed glass. Pour the cold drink into a rocks glass, using a strainer to catch any cherry bits.
Laphroaig Scot’s Cider
- 1 part Laphroaig 10 Year Old Scotch Whisky
- 1/2 part DeKuyper Mixologist Series Ginger Liqueur
- 3 parts hot apple cider
Build in a pre-heated coffee mug. Garnish with a lemon wedge studded with closes and a dash of fresh ground cinnamon.