We’ve talked before about red signature drinks and now we can visit the delectable creations that come in the shade of green.
If you are looking to coordinate your signature drink with your color scheme, you will enjoy these green libations!
2 oz Bacardi® Big Apple rum
6 oz club soda
3 lime wedges
2 tsp sugar
3 fresh mint sprigs
Add the lime, sugar and mint sprigs to a highball glass and muddle with a muddler. Add several ice cubes and pour in the Bacardi apple rum. Top with club soda (adjust to taste), and stir. Garnish with an apple slice and a lime wedge, and serve.
Green Flash Cocktail Recipe
1 oz vodka
1/2 oz Peach Schnapps
1/2 oz Blue Curacao
3 oz orange juice
3 0z sprite
Mix ingredients together, serve over ice. Garnish with an orange slice and maraschino cherry
(Courtesy of White on Rice Couple)
1.0 oz Sour Apple Liqueur Apple Schnapps
2.0 oz Gin
1.0 wedge for garnish Lime
0.25 oz Rose’s Lime Juice, preferred Lime juice
0.5 oz Melon liqueur
Combine ingredients in a shaker glass filled with ice. Shake to blend. Strain and serve in a stem gimlet glass with lime garnish.
3/4 oz green creme de menthe
3/4 oz white creme de cacao
3/4 oz vodka
Shake all ingredients with ice, strain into a cocktail glass, and serve.
Pineapple Caipirinha – quantities are for 1 drink
To make infused cachaca, you need:
1 bottle of cachaca
1 whole pineapple, peeled* and sliced
2 oz pineapple infused cachaca or vodka
1/2 lime, cut in small chunks
2 tbs freshly crushed pineapple
1 tbs sugar
- To make the pineapple infused cachaca place the pineapple slices in a large container, pour the cachaca over the pineapple slices, close tightly and let it rest in a dark cool place for a few days – but no longer than a week.
- Use a muddler to crush and mix the limes and sugar in a cocktail shaker.
- Add the cachaca, crushed pineapple and ice, mix well and serve immediately.
2 oz melon liqueur
1 oz gin
4 oz orange juice
Squeeze of lime juice
Lime to Garnish
Shake and strain into a large martini glass filled with ice. Garnish with a lime slice.