CharlieMac Saturday Drink Specials
How prepared are you for the summer heat? Need to cool off with some refreshing beverages that are as fun to enjoy as they are easy to make? Then dust off those ol' At Home Bartender skills and lets get Mixing!
Bermuda Rum Swizzle (original source)
4 oz Gosling’s Black Seal Rum
4 oz Gosling’s Gold Rum
8 oz Pineapple Juice
8 oz Orange Juice
¾ oz Grenadine
6 dashes (¾ tsp) Angostura Bitters
Garnish – Orange Slices, Pineapple Cubes, Cherries
Combine the ingredients into a pitcher with ice (about a 1/3 full of ice) and stir/churn until the mixture is frothy. Split up the concoction among several glasses and garnish each glass with the orange slice, pineapple cube and a cherry.
Whiskey Peach Cocktail (original source)
1 ½ oz Whiskey (your favorite)
1 tbsp Peach Jam
5 oz (or enough to top off a glass) Club Soda
Garnish – Thyme sprig
Combine the ingredients (minus the club soda) into a tall glass and stir well. Then add ice (a good amount) and top off the glass with club soda. To finalize the drink, garnish with thyme.
Boozy Dole Whip (original source)
5 c Frozen Pineapple
¾ c Coconut Milk
½ c Coconut Rum
¼ c Sweetened Condensed Milk
Garnish – Pineapple Slices, Maraschino Cherries
In a blender add the pineapple, coconut milk, coconut rum and condensed milk and blend well until the mixture is smooth. Then pour the mixture into a glass and garnish with a pineapple slice and maraschino cherry.
Juan Collins (original source)
4 ½ oz Tequila
1 ½ oz Lemon Juice
1 tsp Sugar
9 oz Club Soda
Garnish – Lemon Wedge
Combine ingredients into a tall glass with ice and stir, and then garnish with the lemon wedge.
All, if not most, of these drink ingredients can be found at your local liquor store. Keep in mind that the summer heat is unforgiving and you need to make sure to drink plenty of water to keep hydrated and cool. Townsquare Media and KIXS 108 do not condone underage drinking and encourage you to drink responsibly. Have a safe and fun weekend!