*1 ½ oz. Baron Tequila
*1 oz. Fresh Ruby Red Grapefruit Juice
*¼ oz. Simple Syrup
*¼ oz. Aperol
*2 oz. Grapefruit Spritzer
Garnish: 2 Quartered Grapefruit Wheel Pieces
Glassware: Red Wine Glass
Method of Preparation: Place all ingredients (except Grapefruit Spritzer) into a mixing glass, add ice, shake vigorously, add grapefruit spritzer, tumble roll back-and-forth one time, taste for balance double strain over fresh ice, garnish and serve.
I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure–which is: Try to please everybody.
Herbert Bayard Swope
Each week, I’ll be introducing a new cocktail to try out over the weekend.
While I have received pitches for these, I am not being compensated in any way…these are just my favorite picks!
Kahlúa Root Beer Float
2 parts Kahlúa
3 parts premium root beer
Vanilla ice cream optional
Build over ice. Stir and serve.
Keep steadily before you the fact that all true success depends at last upon yourself.
Theodore T. Hunger
Summer Berry Infusion
1 bottle Prairie Organic Vodka
1 cup fresh blackberries
1 cup fresh raspberries
Directions: Displace ¼ of the bottle of Prairie Organic Vodka into another vessel to make room for berries. Add berries to bottle. Allow to infuse for 3-5 days, shaking the bottle daily.