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National Vodka Day

CR Ike from Bar Louie shows us how to make some vodka drinks.

The Dirty (Martini)

Ingredients:

  • 2.5 oz  Effen Vodka
  • 1 oz     Olive Juice
  • Garnish: 3 Blue Cheese Olives on picks
  • Glass: Martini glass

Recipe:

  • Add all ingredients into mixing glass
  • Fill with Ice
  • Shake and strain into chilled martini glass
  • Add garnish

The Orange Mule

Ingredients:

  • 1 oz     Absolut Mandarin
  • 1 oz     Solerno blood Orange Liqueur
  • 1 oz     Fresh Lime Juice
  • Top 3 oz          Goslings Ginger Beer
  • Garnish: Lime Wheel (floating) + 2 sipper straws
  • Glass: Copper Mug

Recipe:

  • Add first three ingredients into copper mug
  • Fill with ice
  • Top with Ginger Beer
  • Stir with spoon
  • Add Garnish

Strawberry Lemonade Sangria (Glass)

Ingredients:

  • 1 oz     Skyy Wild Strawberry
  • 3 oz     Ruffino Pinot Grigio
  • .5 oz    Monin Pure Cane Syrup
  • 3 each  Lemon Wedges (squeezed and dropped)
  • 5 each  Strawberry Slices
  • Garnish: Lemon Wedge (Rim), Strawberry (Rim) + Straw
  • Glass: Wine Glass

Recipe:

  • Add all ingredients into mixing glass, except sprite
  • Fill with ice
  • Shake and pour
  • Top with 1 oz Sprite
  • Add garnish

Strawberry Lemonade Sangria (Pitcher)

Ingredients:

  • 3 oz     Skyy Wild Strawberry
  • 9 oz     Ruffino Pinot Grigio
  • 1.5 oz  Monin Pure Cane Syrup
  • 9 each  Lemon Wedges (squeezed and dropped)
  • 15 each            Strawberry Slices
  • Garnish: 3 Lemon Wedges (floating) + 3 Strawberry slices (floating)
  • Glass: Sangria Pitcher

Recipe:

  • Add all ingredients into pitcher except sprite
  • Fill with ice
  • Stir with spoon
  • Top with 3 oz Sprite
  • Add garnish