CharlieMac Saturday Drink Specials
This Fall weekend, step up your mixing skills and try some Fall themed drinks. Gather your wits, gather your patience, gather your tools and ingredients and let's get to tending your bar at home.
Apple Pie Bourbon Shots (original source)
1½ c Bourbon
2 Apples (Green & Red) (Chopped)
3 Sugar Cubes
1 whole Nutmeg (slightly shaved)
4 Cinnamon Sticks (extra for garnish)
1 (1in piece) Ginger (fresh)
In a mason jar, add the bourbon, apples, sugar, nutmeg, cinnamon sticks and ginger. Next, let concoction sit in the jar for a few days (like 2-4 days, tasting after day two in case it needs to sit longer) and then pour into a shot glass with a cinnamon stick as garnish
Cranberry Margarita (original source)
1½ c Cranberry Juice (100%)
¾ c Lime Juice
¾ c Tequila
½ c Orange-flavored Liqueur (Cointreau or Triple Sec)
Garnish – Cranberries, Lime Wedge
Rim – Sugar or Salt
Start by rimming your glass by sliding a lime wedge and dipping the rim into salt or sugar. Then combine all ingredients (minus the garnish) into a pitcher with ice and stir well. Then pour into the rimmed glass with ice and garnish with cranberries and a lime wedge.
Wiki Wiki (original source)
1½ oz Blanc Rhum Agricole
½ oz Mango Brandy
1 oz Lime Juice
1 oz Pineapple Juice
½ oz Petite Cane Syrup
1/2 Kiwi (muddled)
Garnish – Pineapple Crescent, Pineapple Fronds, Lime Wheel, Kiwi Slice, Orchid
In a tall glass add the muddled kiwi then add the other liquid ingredients and stir. Then add some ice and add the garnish(es). Also, use a swizzle stick…because why not?
All, if not most, of these drink ingredients can be found at your local liquor store. Townsquare Media and JACK-FM do not condone underage drinking and encourage you to drink responsibly. Have a safe and fun weekend!