Jubilee cocktail

Jubilee cocktail recipe - Tequila, Gin, Vodka, Blue Curacao, Lemon, Club Soda

The Jubilee cocktail features three white liquors, some blue curacao for color, lemon, sugar and club soda for the bubbles. It's a fun color, it has fun bubbles, and it tastes mainly like lemon and orange, so it's an easy drink to love. And that makes it a great drink for parties, especially … [Read more...]

Soylent Green

Soylent Green drink recipe - Vodka, Midori, Cream, Lemon

Named for an apocalytic movie, the Soylent Green cocktail kind of looks like the end of the world. It's green and murky, and could easily be mistaken for a health beverage. The main flavor in this drink is melon, with a touch of lemon to brighten it up, and the cream to smooth it all out. The … [Read more...]

Bikini Cocktail

Bikini Cocktail recipe - Rum, Vodka, Milk, Sugar, Lemon

The Bikini Cocktail blends rum and vodka with a touch of milk, a little bit of sugar and some lemon juice. The dominant flavor is something like a lemon cream candy. It's one of those flavors that's simple and agreeable. It's lightly sweet, lightly tart, lightly creamy... nothing overwhelming or … [Read more...]

Berimbau

Berimbau drink recipe - Velho Barreiro Cachaça, St. Germain's Elderflower Liqueur, Lemon, Rosemary

The Berimbau cocktail is another original from Favela Cubana in Greenwich Village. It features Velho Barreiro Cachaça, one of the few cachaças exported from Brazil. It has a sweet, earthy, fruity taste. In this drink, the St. Germain's and simple syrup bring out more of the sweetness, but the … [Read more...]

English Rose Cocktail

English Rose Cocktail recipe - Apricot Brandy, Gin, Vermouth, Grenadine, Lemon

The English Rose Cocktail is gorgeous as well as tasty. It contrasts the sweetness of apricot brandy and grenadine with gin, dry vermouth and lemon. The result is a tart-sweet flavor that's nicely complex but still easy to like. The look of this drink makes it great for Christmas or Valentine's … [Read more...]

Margarita Granita

Margarita Granita recipe - Tequila, Orange Liqueur, Lime, Lemon, Sugar

The Margarita Granita is a slushy frozen treat with a kick. The orange, lemon and lime flavors make it very refreshing. Be sure to serve it in chilled glasses so the coldness and texture will last longer. This is a terrific drink to enjoy on a hot day while you're in the shade. Recipe 6 … [Read more...]

Riley cocktail

Riley Cocktail recipe - Cointreau, Creme de Cassis, rum, citrus

The Riley cocktail features light rum with the flavors of orange, lemon, lime and a touch of berry. The dominant flavor is citrus, but the berry takes the tart edge off. This is a drink that's lightly fruity, lightly sweet and lightly refreshing - not too much of anything. Nice and mild, but … [Read more...]

Gin Daisy

Gin Daisy drink recipe - Gin, Lemon, Sugar, Grenadine

The Gin Daisy cocktail blends gin with lemon juice, sugar and some grenadine. The result is mostly citrus with a touch of sweetness and some berry notes. This drink improves with a better quality gin. It's good with a moderate quality one, but going top shelf makes a noticeable difference. … [Read more...]