Wine Pours. Beer Trucks. Lemonade Stands. Whisky Tasting Stations. Apple Cider Stands. Adult Milkshakes.
These are just a few of some of the amazing drink options to put your wedding over the top!
Here are 5 amazing signature cocktails, from our archives, for the mixologist in everyone.
I am a HUGE fan of egg white cocktails, but if you plan on serving them at your wedding you should also plan to tip your bartender VERY well. Egg white cocktails can be a pain to make an definitely require several well trained mixologists.
Recipe by Stir Bartending DC
2 oz Reposado Tequila (We use 123 Organic Tequila [Uno Dos Tres])
.75 oz lime juice .75 cinnamon-agave syrup
1 slice orange
1 egg white
garnish with bitters
2. Mint and Honey Bourbon
This is an amazing cocktail for a hot day or outdoor cocktail hour. Very crisp and refreshing.
Recipe at http://www.loveandoliveoil.com
1 Muddled Mint Leaf + 1 Muddled Basil Leaf
3 oz Bourbon
1 orange rind
1 table spoon of Honey
Splash of Soda Water
3. Fernet Branca Industry Sour
Fernet Branca isn’t for the weak of heart, but this is a great way to introduce it to some friends that may have normally turned away. Great for fall weddings!
Recipe at Esquire.com
1 oz Fernet Branca
1 oz Green Chartreuse
1 oz Lime Juice
1 oz Simple Syrup
Garnish with Mint
4. French 75
Looking to incorporate some bubbly, but not looking to have a fruity drink? The French 75 is for you. This classic cocktail will shine at your garden or vintage themed affair.
Recipe by Food and Wine Magazine
1 oz Gin
1.5 oz VSOP
.5 oz Simple Syrup
.5 oz lemon juice
Champagne or Prosecco
5. Fire and Ice
Perfect for a beach wedding or Mexican catered cocktail hour. Definitely not for the mild of palates!
1 oz Chipotle Agave (agave nectar, 4-5 chipotle peppers, 1 cup water – Boil and Steep)
1 oz Blueberry Shrub
2 oz Mezcal
1 C Apple Cider Vinegar
Procedure: Muddle 2-3 Slices Serrano Peppers, then Shake all Contents Together, Double Strain and Enjoy!
Recipe by Jen Mattion at Mescal Denver, CO