Thursday, February 20, 2014

Celebrate #NationalMargaritaDay This Weekend!

Pomegranate Margarita
  • 5 parts Skinnygirl® Margarita
  • 1 tbsp pomegranate seeds

Preparations: Muddle the pomegranate seeds in a glass. Add Skinnygirl Margarita. Fill the rest of the glass with ice. Stir until combined. Garnish with salt and a lemon slice. Enjoy!

Saturday, February 15, 2014

Pair Up with Sauza901 to Watch the NEW Tonight Show

As Jimmy Fallon prepares to take over the Tonight Show on February 17, we remember the creativity and chemistry between Jimmy and Justin Timberlake’s sketches. This “perfect pair” of a duo has inspired some perfect cocktail pairings of our own!

Celebrate the pairing of Jimmy and Justin by these classically paired recipes with Sauza® 901®.

Wing Man
·         1 1/2 parts Sauza® 901® Tequila
  • 3/4 part Lemon Juice
  • 1 part Green Tea Syrup

Serve over ice in rocks glass. Garnish with a lime wedge.

·         2 parts Sauza® 901® Tequila infused with chamomile tea
·         2 parts Fresh Sour Mix
·         1 part lavendar Syrup
·         Shake and serve. Garnish with a mint leaf.

Sauza® 901® Tequila Fun Fact
Sauza® 901® is a super-premium tequila and marks a  new collaborative effort on behalf of Sauza Tequila, one of the world’s top premium tequila brands, and singer, actor and entrepreneur Justin Timberlake.  The co-branded offering blends the creativity and one-of-a-kind personality of its founder with the quality and history of iconic Sauza Tequila for a dynamic new lifestyle spirits brand. Sauza® 901® is named for the time when the night gets interesting and a nod to Justin Timberlake’s hometown area code in Memphis, Tennessee.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Toast to LOVE with these recipes from Skinnygirl!

 Pink Passion
1 part Skinnygirl™ White Cherry Vodka
2 parts grapefruit juice
Splash sparkling water
Grapefruit slice for garnish

Mix vodka and grapefruit juice in a shaker with ice. Pour over ice, and garnish with a small slice of grapefruit.  Enjoy!

Very Berry Love

1 1/2 parts Skinnygirl™ Meyer Lemon Vodka
Muddled blueberries, raspberries and strawberries
2 parts sugar-free strawberry lemonade
Splash of sparkling water
Blackberry or lemon wedge for garnish
Crushed ice

Mix vodka, muddle blueberries, raspberries and strawberries in a glass. Top off with a splash of sparkling water and add ice. Garnish with a blackberry or lemon slice.  Enjoy!

Sealed with a Kiss
1 1/2 parts Skinnygirl™ Meyer Lemon Vodka
2 parts club soda
Splash of sugar-free lemonade

Combine vodka and soda over ice and top with lemonade. Garnish with a lemon wedge and enjoy! 

Strawberry Sweetheart
2 parts Skinnygirl™ Bare Naked Vodka
2 large muddled strawberries
3 – 4 pieces of basil for garnish
Splash of club soda

Pour vodka and strawberries over ice and top with club soda.  Garnish with basil and enjoy!

Saturday, February 1, 2014

Superbowl Cocktails: Spend The Big Game with Beam!

Tomorrow is the Superbowl, and here are some great cocktail recipes to sip during the big game! Who do you want to win, the Broncos or the Seahawks? Either way, you'll be #winning with these recipes from Beam!

The 206 Pride
·         1 ½ parts Skinnygirl® Meyer Lemon Vodka
·         Splash of orange juice
·         Splash of lite cranberry juice
·         Splash of sparkling water
·         Cherry and lemon wedge for garnish

Mix ingredients in a glass with ice. Top with sparkling water.  Garnish with a cherry and lemon wedge.

Washington Pine-Apple
·         1½ parts Hornitos® Plata Tequila
·         ¾ part lime juice
·         ¾ part pineapple juice
·         ¼ part agave
·         Pinch of cilantro leaves

Add all ingredients to a shaker with ice. Shake and strain into a coupe glass.
Denver Driver
·         1½ parts Skinnygirl™ Tangerine Vodka
·         6 parts orange juice
·         Orange slice for garnish

Pour Skinnygirl™ Tangerine Vodka and orange juice into a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake ingredients and pour into martini glass. Garnish with an orange slice and enjoy!

Classic Denver Orange
·         4 parts Hornitos Plata Tequila
·         48 parts Lager
·         2 parts orange juice
·         2 parts DeKuyper Triple Sec.

Fill pitcher with Orange Juice, DeKuyper® Triple Sec, and Hornitos® Plata. Slowly pour lager into a pitcher. Stir to mix. Serve over ice in pint glass.
Game Break Gimlet  
·         1 ½ parts Sauza® 901® Tequila
·         ¾ part lemon juice
·         1 part green tea syrup

Serve over ice in rocks glass.

Halftime Showstopper
·         1 ½ parts Sauza® 901®Tequila
·         ¾ part orange juice
·         2 dashes grenadine syrup
·         Orange slice
·         Maraschino cherry

Pour orange juice and Sauza 901 in a highball glass with ice and stir. Pour grenadine down side of glass. Garnish with an orange and maraschino cherry.