Memorial Day Cocktails Perfect for All of Your Parties

Filed Under: Food and Drink, Recipes

Stirrings Liqueurs sent me these five cocktails for you to try this Memorial Day weekend.

Thought you might like something different than what you usually drink so here’s some new stuff to keep you from being bored and the folks at your party will be impressed with your ingenuity.

Or you could just drink them by yourself.

If no one’s there to see then no one can judge you. Am I right or am I right?

Kiwi Drop Cocktail

Kiwi Drop

1.5 oz Stirrings Lemon Drop Cocktail Mixer
1.5 oz Smirnoff Citrus
Garnish: Kiwi and/or Lemon

In a cocktail shaker combine Stirrings Lemon Drop Mixer and Smirnoff Citrus Vodka with plenty of ice. Cover and shake vigorously. Strain into a martini glass. Garnish with a slice of fresh kiwi floating at the bottom.

Sparkling Pomegranate Pom Collins

Sparkling Pomegranate Pom Collins

1 oz. Stirrings Pomegranate Mixer
1 oz. Stirrings Club Soda
Garnish: slice of lemon or slice of orange

Combine Pomegranate Mixer and Club Soda. Stir and garnish with a slice of lemon.
Serves 10

Georgia Punch

Georgia Punch

1 oz. Stirrings Peach Liqueur
1 oz. Myers’s Platinum Rum
0.5 oz. fresh lemon juice
0.5 oz. Stirrings Simple Syrup
2.5 oz. water or club soda
Garnish: Citrus wedges

Fill a shaker full with ice and the first 4 ingredients, shake well and strain into an ice filled rocks glass. Top with the soda water. Garnish with Citrus wedges.

Crantucket Mojito

Crantucket Mojito

2 oz. Stirrings Mojito Mixer
1.5 oz. Myers’s Platinum Rum
Splash of Stirrings Cosmopolitan Mixer
Garnish: Stirrings Cosmopolitan Rimmer, sprig of Mint

Rim an ice-filled highball glass with Stirrings Cosmopolitan Rimmer. Add Mojito Mixer rum and Cosmopolitan Mixer. Garnish with a sprig of mint and serve.

Gin Daisy

Gin Daisy

1.5 oz. Stirrings Lemon Drop Martini Mixer
1.25 oz. Tanqueray Rangpur Gin
0.5 oz. Stirrings Authentic Grenadine

Shake vigorously in a cocktail shaker with ice and strain into a martini glass.