Here Are Three Cocktail Recipes For National Cocktail Day

Andre J. Ellington
2 min readMar 24, 2022

Happy National Cocktail Day!

The following recipes are from spirit companies such as Cointreau, Mount Gay Rum and The Botanist.

Pina Margarita

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz Blanco Tequila
  • 1 oz Cointreau
  • 1 oz Fresh Lime Juice
  • 1 oz Fresh Pineapple Juice

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker.
  • Add ice and shake until well-chilled.
  • Strain into a chilled Old Fashioned glass.
  • Garnish with a pineapple slice.

Passion Daiquiri

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz Mount Gay Black Barrel
  • 1 oz Fresh Squeezed Lime Juice
  • 0.5 oz Passion Fruit Syrup
  • 0.5 oz Cointreau

Directions:

  • Add ingredients to tin.
  • Add ice, shake and strain into chilled coupe.
  • Garnish with a lemon wheel or peel.

The League Favorite

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz The Botanist Islay Dry Gin
  • 0.75 oz Fresh Lemon Juice
  • 0.25 oz Simple Syrup
  • 1 bar spoon Apricot Preserves
  • Elderflower Tonic
  • Garnish: Lemon Wedge and Sprig of Thyme

Directions:

  • Add all ingredients except tonic to a shaker with ice.
  • Shake until chilled.
  • Fine — strain over ice into a highball glass.
  • Top with elderflower tonic.
  • Garnish with a lemon wedge and fresh sprig of thyme.

Enjoy! ;)

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