Wanted to try a margarita tonight that would be a bit different. Jasvir suggested a mango margarita since we happen to have mango juice in the house. For mine I had to give it a bit of a kick of spice and flash of color.
Tonight’s cocktail for cocktail hour was a Habanero Lime ‘Rita. Just something fun to try as I had just gotten a new bottle of Monin Habanero Lime Syrup. I knew right away that this would be perfect with tequilla.
Playing with bourbon and ginger flavors has me trying some different combinations based off of The Gold Rush cocktail from the Difford’s Guide website.
I was looking to try something different this week as decided to go with this Ancho Reyes chile liqueur upon recommendation from my local liquor store, Seaside Wine & Spirits.
I saw a recipe for a Southern Comfort Cocktail that sounded interesting but I didn’t have any Southern Comfort in the house so I swapped it for bourbon. It certainly had a bit of a punch and could have done with a longer shake but it was quite tasty.
I’m calling this a New Yorker in Pink. I was attempting I make a New Yorker Cocktail and ended up reading the grenadine at a Tablespoon where it should have been a teaspoon. I had to post this under #drinkyourmistakes in my Instagram feed. The next day I made a New Yorker as per the…