White Russian

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Travis and I were just talking about cocktails and a White Russian came up, a few of these will definitely be made this weekend.

White Russian

1 -2 oz vodka

1 oz. Kahlúa or coffee liqueur

1 oz. Creamer

Fill a small tumbler glass with ice. Pour in the vodka, followed by the Kahlúa, and topped off with the creamer. Use a flavored creamer for a little more flavor. Stir gently and enjoy!

 

Whiskey Old Fashioned

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Whiskey Old Fashioned

1 -2 oz. Your Favorite Whiskey

Sugar cube

Maraschino Cherry

Dash or Two of Angostura Bitters

Wash (As in seltzer, 7-up, water, sour - whatever your preference)

Orange peel

In an old fashioned glass, crush the sugar cube and the maraschino cherry at the bottom of the glass with a muddler. Fill glass with ice. Pour whiskey into the glass, add a dash or two of bitters and fill with whatever wash you choose (I like to do a press, which is half seltzer and half 7-up). Squeeze orange peel into the glass and give it a good stir. Enjoy!

Tequila Sunrise

I'm not a big tequila drinker, but when I do drink it I like a few of these.

Tequila Sunrise

1 1/2 oz. tequila

Juice of 1/2 lime

3 oz. orange juice

3/4 oz. grenadine

Lime slice

Mix all the ingredients except the grenadine and the lime slice in a shaker with ice. Pour into a tumbler glass. Slowly pour in grenadine, but do not stir. Garnish with lime slice.

Scotch Cooper

My friend really likes scotch and assures me that this tastes great.

Scotch Cooper

2 -3 oz. scotch

1/4 oz. lime or lemon juice

Ginger Ale

Lime or Lemon Wedge

Mix the scotch and lime or lemon juice in shaker with ice. Pour the contents into a tumbler glass and fill with ginger ale. Garnish with the lime or lemon wedge.

 

 

 

Kentucky Orange Blossom

I'm usually not one for bourbon, but this is absolutely delightful.

Kentucky Orange Blossom

1 1/2 oz. Bourbon

1/2 oz. Triple Sec

1 oz. Orange Juice

Lemon peel or wedge

Mix all the ingredients except the lemon in a shaker with ice. Pour the contents into a tumbler glass. Squeeze the lemon peel or wedge over the drink and drop in. Enjoy!