College football is in full swing and with a little luck and a great coach, your team is probably doing alright in the rankings. But where does your tailgate cocktail game stand? We’re guessing it’s on par with canned beer and maybe a bottle of wine (which, don’t get us wrong, is a great way to tailgate). But we’re here to help you take it up a notch with three easy recipes that will elevate your tailgate to a completely different playing field. Consider us your cocktail coach this blog your playbook.
1 oz Jameson Irish Whiskey
6 oz Angry Orchard Green Apple
In a pint glass, add ice and whiskey. Pour Angry Orchard to the top and stir.
CROWN WHISKY & COLA
1 1/2 oz Crown Royal Deluxe Whisky
4 oz Cola
1 Lime Slice
Add Crown Royal to an ice-filled highball glass. Add cola and stir. Garnish with a lime.
2 oz Sobieski Vodka
1 bottle Fever Tree Ginger Beer
4 oz Watermelon Juice
1/2 Lime, juiced
Combine watermelon juice, vodka and lime juice in a shaker filled with ice. Shake well. Strain into a tall glass filled with ice. Top with ginger beer.