Joe Schratz at Punch Bowl Social shows us how to make bacon inspired cocktails.
Malted Maple Royale Milkshake
12 ounces of vanilla ice cream
2 ounces maple bourbon
1 teaspoon malt
Top with whip cream garnish and candied bacon
(Candied bacon: strips of bacon pressed in brown sugar. Preheat oven to 325 and cook for 25 minutes or until cooked to your liking.)
12 ounces bloody mix (2 parts The Real Dill Bloody Mary Mix (local Colorado company) to 1 part tomato juice)
2 ounces vodka
Pour over ice and add appropriate garnishes such as bacon, salami, pepperoni, veggies, shrimp, olives, cheese, etc.