With the election less than two weeks away, it’s time to take the edge off with some election themed cocktails. No matter your political affiliation, these election cocktails are sure to raise America’s spirits again!
The E- Mule
2 oz. Vodka
4 oz. Goslings Ginger Beer
1/2 oz. Fresh Lime Juice (or squeeze half of a lime)
Wedge of Lime (optional garnish)
Add ice to a glass followed by the vodka and lime juice. Top with ginger beer and garnish with a top secret lime wedge.
The Orange Elephant
2 oz. orange juice
2 oz. orange vodka
1 oz. Sweetshine Orange Cranberry Liqour
2 dashes Bitterman’s New England Cranberry Spice Bitters
This variation of the traditional pink elephant cocktail is perfect for drinkers with tiny hands. Add all of the ingredients to a shaker full of ice. Shake well and pour into a chilled martini glass.
They Go Low, We Go Highball
2 oz. Bourbon
2-4 oz. Club Soda
2 dashes Bitterman’s Buckspice Ginger Bitters
Add ice to a tall narrow glass. Next, add the bourbon, club soda, and bitters (feel free to add up to 4 dashes if you’re a nasty woman.)
The Gin and Locker room Tonic
2 oz. Gin
4 oz. tonic water
1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
1 lime wedge