México Lindo

April 30, 2013

1 shot of tequila juice of 1/2 a lemon splash of Curaçao ice Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice, strain, and serve in a martini glass. Garnish with a cherry.

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Michelada

April 30, 2013

Corona or Pacifico beer Kosher salt 1 Lime 3-6 Worcester sauce 3-6 soy sauce 3-6 Tabasco sauce Ice Dip the rim of a pilsner glass in a saucer of water, then kosher salt. Sprinkle a tiny bit of salt in the bottom of the glass. Squeeze juice from 1 lime. Add dashes of sauces to […]

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Mimosita

April 30, 2013

Prosecco or Champagne 1/2 oz cointreau 1 oz tequila In a champagne glass pour tequila and limoncello. Fill with Champagne and serve immediately. Garnish with a lemon wheel.

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Cucumber Mojito

April 30, 2013

1 1/2 oz white rum 3-5 slices cucumber 3-5 mint sprigs 1/2 of a lime cut to wedges 1 tsp honey club soda In a short glass, muddle lime wedges, mint, cucumber slices and honey. Pack glass with cracked ice. Add rum. Fill with club soda. Stir.

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Cucumber Caipirinha

April 29, 2013

3-5 slices cucumber 1/2 of a lime cut to wedges 1 tsp raw sugar 1 1/2 oz white rum club soda In a short glass, muddle lime wedges, cucumber slices and sugar. Fill glass with ice and add rum. Top with club soda. Mix by pouring into another glass and then back into your drinking […]

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Watermelon Cocktails

April 28, 2013

We love watermelon. It’s fantastic to mix with, doesn’t brown and soaks up spirits like no other fruit. You can cube and freeze chunks of watermelon for garnishes. Soak the fruit with your favorite liqueur. Or you may carve out balls of the fruit to make a punch bowl or basket for a summer time […]

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Cucumber Juice

April 27, 2013

5-6 cucumbers cheesecloth If the cucumbers are waxed, peel the skin. Cut cucumbers in half lengthwise. Use a spoon to scoop out the seeds and discard. Cut remaining cucumber into 2-3 inch pieces. If you have a juicer, your cucumber is ready to go. If you don’t have a juicer, puree remaining cucumber in a […]

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Watermelon Mojito

April 27, 2013

8 oz light rum 3 cups watermelon, cubed 10-14 large mint leaves 2 tbsp sugar juice of 1 1/2 lime Blend watermelon cubes until smooth. Add light rum and 1/2 cup ice. Blend. In a small pitcher, combine mint leaves, sugar, and fresh lime juice. Using the handle of a wooden spoon, muddle the ingredients […]

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Watermelon-Ginger Refresher

April 26, 2013

10 cups 1-inch pieces peeled watermelon 3 cups cold water, divided 1/3 cup fresh lime juice 1/4 cup (or more) sugar 1 1/2 tablespoons fresh ginger juice ice If you cannot find ginger juice at the store, you can make ginger juice by peeling a 3-ounce piece of ginger and grate it over a plate. […]

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Watermelon Martini

April 25, 2013

4 cups watermelon diced 4 oz vodka 2 oz simple syrup juice of 1 lime ice In a blender puree watermelon. Press puree through a sieve or cheesecloth to free juice. Wet the rim of a chilled martini glass with a piece of watermelon. Dip the rim into a sugar and salt mixture. Place the […]

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