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:
1oz Finlandia Tangerine vodka
1/3 bottle of Bayou Teche Grenade (raspberry/pomegranate wheat beer)
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
Build all ingredients into a pre-heated coffee mug.
Kilbeggan Halftime Highball
1 part Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey
3 parts Fresh Apple Cider
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.
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
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!