8 Cocktails to Sip as You Watch the Super Bowl

By  February 01, 2013

Super Bowl XLVI is set to kick off this Sunday, and we want to give you a hand in helping you prepare for the big game. Whether you’re hosting or attending a party great cocktails are sure to be instant crowd pleasers, especially in a sea of beer that is to be expected. Add a splash of flavor to your fête with any or all of these cocktails, regardless of which team you’re rooting for:

Camden Yard

1oz Finlandia Tangerine vodka
1/3 bottle of Bayou Teche Grenade (raspberry/pomegranate wheat beer)
.5oz Chambord

Build the cocktail in a collins glass on ice in the order of the ingredients. Garnish with a blackberry

The Gold Rush

1.5 oz Corzo Silver Tequila
Splash of fresh grapefruit juice
Splash of cranberry juice
3 dashes of Rhubarb bitters

Build in rocks glass on ice in order of ingredients and stir.

**Jazz up the cocktail even more with edible gold stars!

Kilbeggan Tailgater’s Toddy

2 parts Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey
1 part DeKuyper Buttershots
Hot water

Build all ingredients into a pre-heated coffee mug.

Kilbeggan Halftime Highball

1 part Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey
3 parts Fresh Apple Cider
Lemon Wedge

Build all ingredients over ice in a highball glass. Top with a squeeze of lemon and drop the wedge in the glass to garnish.

Basil Hayden’s End Zone

12 parts Basil Hayden’s® Bourbon
36 parts Light Beer
12 parts Frozen Lemonade concentrate
12 Lemon Wedges

Mix all ingredients in a pitcher and then pour into a highball glass over ice. Garnish with a lemon wedge.

Brother’s Blitz

1 part UV Citrus
2 parts tonic

Serve over ice in a lowball glass.

Cruzan Overtime Ale

1/2 parts Cruzan 9 Spiced Rum
6 parts Ginger Ale

Build over ice in a highball glass. Garnish with a lemon twist.

Cruzan Victory Sip


1 part Cruzan Mango Rum
1 part Cruzan Aged Light Rum
1/2 part Cruzan Orange Rum
1/2 part Fresh Lime Juice
3 parts Sparkling Wine
Mint Sprigs

Combine rum and lime juice in the bottom of a champagne flute. Top with sparkling wine to finish. Garnish with a mint sprig.

Enjoy! May the best team win!