#TipsyTuesday | Thanksgiving Edition
It's almost Thanksgiving! A day to spend with family and friends, good food and even better drinks. Spirits flow and laughter fills the room and there's nothing greater than that. In this weeks #TipsyTuesday I'm sharing a few of my favorite cocktails that scream holiday cheer.
We will be making two cocktails involving cranberries, one with maple syrup and another with walnut flavors.
Ingredients (Vodka Cocktail)
3 tbsp. Cranberry Simple Syrup
2 tbsp. Vodka
1/2 c. Seltzer
Stir together cranberry simple syrup, vodka, and seltzer.
Add ice and garnish with a lime.
Garnish with a lime wedge.
Ingredients (Wine Cocktail)
1 tbsp. Cranberry Simple Syrup
1/2 c. Dry wine or Sparkling Wine
Add cranberry simple syrup to wine.
The Maple Manhattan
3 oz. Rye
1/2 oz. Dry Vermouth
1 tbsp. Pure Maple Syrup
Add rye, vermouth, maple syrup and bitters into a shaker.
Shake and pour over ice.
Garnish with a cherries.
Hot and Nutty Whiskey Sours
3/4 c. Nocello or other walnut-flavored liqueur
1 1/2 c. Whiskey or Bourbon
3/4 c. Simple Syrup
1/4 c. Fresh Lemon Juice (from 2 lemons)
4 Cinnamon Sticks
Bring Nocello, whiskey, simple syrup and lemon juice to a simmer in medium saucepan.
Divide among 4 mugs and garnish with cinnamon sticks.