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SummerFzzzzzzz

It is summer time – Time for SummerFizzzzz Recipe: 50 ml vodka 25 ml orange liqueurs (Triple Sec like Cointreau or similar) 2 tsp cane sugar Juice of one whole Grape Fruit (just squeezed) How to: Fill a cocktail shaker halfway with ice. Add vodka, Orange Liquers, Grape Fruit Juice and cane sugar. Shake vigorously for 20 to 30 seconds.…

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Rubus Gin Sour

A fresh Gin Sour cocktail, as seen in a Danish newspaper: http://aarhus.lokalavisen.dk/friske-sommercocktails-/20150718/artikler/707159977/1449 Recipe: 12 Raspberries 2 egg whites 4cl Simple Syrup 10 cl Gin 6 cl Freshly Squeezed lemon juice Then what: Pour all ingredients into a shaker.  Shake for a long time without ice – Really hard. The foam is important for this cocktail. When done with first round,…

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Blueberry Toddy

A great toddy for cold days. Serve it after skiing or at Christmas time. Ingredients: (two cups) 6 cl brandy 4 cl Cointreau 3 cinnamon sticks (or a teaspoon of ground cinnamon) 150 grams of Blueberries (Use extract if you cant find them fresh) Zest of a lemon 3 table spoons sugar 40 cl tap water Instructions: Dissolve sugar in pot…

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Dark n’ Stormy

A nice summer drink some say. I say, drink it all year round. Fresh Ginger makes it very easy going and drinkable. The original recipe calls for Ginger beer, but you can also use Ginger Ale. Ingredients: 6 cl rum (dark and tasty) 1 cl fresh lime juice Top of with ginger beer or ginger ale. App 4-8 cl Lots…

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The Fitzgerald

Some of the tastiest cocktails are also the simplest. It’s quite normal to see cocktails with seven or eight ingredients. Sometimes it is refreshing to look back to the classic drinks. This is a variation on the gin sour. Ingredients: 5 cl gin 2 cl simple syrup (1/2 sugar – 1/2 water) 2 cl fresh squeezed lemon juice 2 dashes of…

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White Russian

If you have seen the movie “The Big Lebowski” it is almost impossible not to fall in love with White Russians. But when they are served, the creator tend to put to much cream or vodka in the drink. It is best when it is made correct so here we go: 5 cl vodka 2 cl Kahlua (I prefer homemade…

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Kahlua (homemade)

If you need a really good Kahlua, why not try to make it yourself. Here comes a good recipe for a bottle of the finest Kahlua for your next The Big Lebowsky theme night. The Dude will love this stuff. All you need is: (makes a small bottle Kahlua substitute – 750 ml) 280 ml vodka 90 ml instant coffee crystals…

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The Beetroot

This drink inspired by a drink (Cocktail Natural) by Gromit Eduardsen from Nordicbarsyndicate.com. I only reduced the amount of beetroot, since it was to dominating. I could not taste the gin – now I can 🙂 With all the natural ingredients it is almost a fitness cocktail – no sugar added. And the beetroot is performance enhancing. Recipe: 50 ml gin…

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Pegu Club Cocktail

From Wikipedia: The Pegu Club or the Pegu was the signature drink of Burma’s (Myanmar) Pegu Club. The club was located just outside Rangoon, and its membership comprised only foreigners, who were senior government and military officials and prominent businessmen. Ingredients: – 50 ml gin – 25 ml orange liqueurs (Cointreau or orange curacao) – 2 dashes of bitters (Angostura or similar) – 1 teaspoon…

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Old Fashioned Whiskey Cocktail

Or just Old Fashioned… Try out this Don Draper favorite.   Ingredients:  1 tsp organic cane sugar 1 big dash of Angostura bitters (6-7 drops) 5 cl bourbon (Use a great bourbon like Makers Mark. You are able to taste the flavors of the bourbon you select) Orange peel   How to?: This drink is stirred…..a lot. You have to…