If you’re hosting an Emmy party this Monday, you really should impress your guests with some award-winning cocktails. Thankfully there’s no need to get creative, master mixologist Niccole Trzaska of The Liberty NYC has done all of the work for you. Check out the TV-themed cocktails she’s created, then mix ‘em up at home.
Celebrate Orange is the New Black with…
The Citrus Caress
1 ½ parts Ménage à Trois Citrus Vodka
¾ part blood orange juice
¾ part Freixenet Spanish Cava
Shake and strain Ménage a Trois Citrus and blood orange juice into a rocks glass; top with cold sparkling wine and garnish with an orange twist.
Celebrate Game of Thrones with…..
The Velvet Glove
1 ½ parts Ménage à Trois Berry Vodka
1 ½ parts Carolans Cream Liqueur
Drizzle pomegranate juice
Combine all ingredients and shake with ice; pour over ice into a pint glass with sugared rim. Garnish with shaved chocolate, optional.
Celebrate Masters of Sex with…..
The Naked Embrace
1 ½ parts Ménage à Trois Straight Vodka
¼ part fresh lime juice
1 ¼ parts lavender tonic
Combine all ingredients over ice in an old fashioned glass and stir; garnish with a lime wedge.
Celebrate Mad Men with…..
Mad Men Sour
2 parts Maker’s Mark Bourbon
1 part simple syrup
1/2 part lemon juice
Lemon slice, optional
Shake Maker’s Mark Bourbon, lemon juice and simple syrup with ice and strain into a rocks glass. Garnish with a cherry and slice of lemon (optional) and serve.
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