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COCKTAILS TO SIP WHILE WATCHING THE TOKYO OLYMPICS – DAY 3

If you’re like most of us, you won’t be traveling overseas to watch the Tokyo Olympics. Fortunately, you can toast to your favorite athletes or home town favorites with spirits from around the globe.

Check back daily for the Tokyo Olympics, 2021 Cocktail of the Day

Our day 3 set of cocktails is for team Italy with Portofino Dry Gin, and team Ireland with Proper No. Twelve Irish Whisky. Enjoy!

Proper No. Twelver Proper Palmer

Ingredients

  • 2 ounces Proper No. Twelve Irish Whiskey
  • 2 ounces Lemonade
  • 2 ounces Iced Tea

Method

Pour Proper No. Twelve over ice. Add lemonade and iced tea. Stir. Garnish with lemon slice.


Portofino Spritz

Ingredients

  • 2 ounces Portofino Dry Gin
  • 1/2 ounce Italicus or other bergamot liqueur
  • 2 dashes of lavender bitter

Method

Pour into a large glass filled with ice, top with Prosecco and garnish with fresh mint leaves.

COCKTAILS TO SIP WHILE WATCHING THE TOKYO OLYMPICS – Day 2

If you’re like most of us, you won’t be traveling overseas to watch the Tokyo Olympics. Fortunately, you can toast to your favorite athletes or home town favorites with spirits from around the globe.

Check back daily for the Tokyo Olympics, 2021 Cocktail of the Day

Our second set of cocktails is for team Mexico with Tanteo Jalapeno Tequila, and team USA with Cutwater Spritis.

Tanteo Tequila Jalapeno spicy Watermelon Margarita

Ingredients

  • 2 ounces Tanteo Jalapeño Tequila
  • 1/2 ounces Domaine De Canton
  • 1 ounce Fresh Watermelon
  • 1/2 ounce Lime Juice
  • 1/4 ounce Agave Nectar

Method

Combine ingredients in a shaker with ice. Shake well and strain into an ice-filled rocks glass. Garnish with watermelon slice


Cutwater Spirits Oaxaca Old Fashioned

Ingredients

  • 1.5oz Cutwater Reposado tequila
  • .5oz Cutwater Mezcal
  • .25oz agave syrup
  • 1 dash angostura bitters

Method

Combine ingredients in a shaker with ice. Shake well and strain into an ice-filled rocks glass. Garnish with an orange zest

Cocktails to sip while watching the Tokyo Olympics

If you’re like most of us, you won’t be traveling overseas to watch the Tokyo Olympics. Fortunately, you can toast to your favorite athletes or home town favorites with spirits from around the globe.

Check back daily for the Tokyo Olympics, 2021 Cocktail of the Day

Our first set of cocktails is for team USA with Woodford Reserve Bourbon Whisky, and team Australia with Starward Two-Fold Australian Whisky.

Starward Sweet Cherry Smash

Ingredients

  • 1.5 ounce Starward Two-Fold Australian Whisky
  • 1 ounce Cherry Jam
  • 1 ounce Fresh Lime Juice
  • 1 ounce Soda Water

Directions

Combine whisky, jam and lime juice in a shaker with ice. Shake vigorously and strain over fresh ice in a stemless wine glass. Top with soda water and garnish with 2 brandy cherries on a skewer and a mint sprig. Enjoy!


Woodford Reserve Bourbon Porch Swing

Ingredients

  • 1/2 ounce Straight Bourbon Whiskey
  • 3/4 ounce Lemon Juice
  • 1/2 ounce Honey
  • 6 ounce Peach Tea

Directions

Combine ingredients into a tall glass and stir. Garnish with a slice of peach or lemon wheel.