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Friday, December 9, 2016

More Holiday Cocktails for More Fabulous Donors!

Friday means happy hour here at the Kitsch-en and this week we have four cocktails for you, all created for fabulous donors to our Feeding America fundraiser! There will be even more this weekend, since we have more wonderful donors to serve!

We're so grateful for everyone's generosity in helping this fabulous cause - thank you all!

North Pole: After Hours

North Pole: After Hours (created for Steve)

2 oz rye
1/2 oz Art in the Age Ginger Snap liqueur
8 dashes of molasses bitters
A twist of lime

Serve on the rocks.

Stardust

Stardust (created for Julie)

2 oz gold tequila
1/2 oz vanilla liqueur (I used Xanath)
1/2 oz cherry liqueur (I used Rothman & Winter Orchard Cherry)
1/2 oz fresh lime juice
A dash of Angostura bitters

Shake all ingredients with ice and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a pink cherry.

Winter Solstice

Winter Solstice (created for Robert and featured in last Tuesday's episode)

2 oz amber rum
1/2 oz cherry liqueur (see above)
1/2 oz fresh lime juice
3/4 oz blueberry juice

Shake with ice and strain into a cocktail glass with a coconut rim. Create rim by dipping the rim of the glass in light corn syrup, allowing excess to drip away, then dipping in shredded coconut.

Des Yeti

Des Yeti (created for Kristy and Geoff and featured in today's episode)

2 oz gin
1/2 oz raspberry liqueur
1/2 oz elderflower liqueur
1/2 oz fresh lime juice
2 oz pineapple juice
5 dashes of cranberry bitters

Shake with ice and pour into a yeti or tiki mug. Garnish with a festive sprig of rosemary.

Cheers and have a fabulous weekend!


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