(barbie & the cocktails! all lined up on daisy's counter)
(daisy, babbo natale & barbie. a few cocktails down & they think they are rap stars!)
(babbo natale trying some sangria...yummm!)
(me and my new friend H)
(all of the girls in front of the tree with our cocktails!!)
I thought I would share the cocktail recipes with you as well:) Because really, who isn't looking for a new cocktail recipe to try?
Cany Cane Martini
1 shot Vanilla Rum
1 shot Godiva White Chocolate Liquor
1 shot Peppermint Schnapps
Directions: Add contents to a shaker with ice & pour into martini glass. Garnish with a candy cane.
Grinch Christmas Cocktail
1 oz. Midori sour
3 oz. Vodka
1 oz. Conteau
1 oz. Sweet & Sour Mix
Directions: Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice cubes. Shake well, strain into a large cocktail glass and serve.
Bourbon a la Crème
2 oz. Bourbon
1 oz. Crème de Cacoa (yes, this is spelled correctly..i checked :)
1 Vanilla Bean
Directions: Pour the Bourbon and brown Crème de Cacoa over the Vanilla Bean in a mixing glass half-filled with ice cubes. Stir well. Strain into a glass without ice, and chill in the refridgerator for at least one hour. Pour into a white wine glass, stir well and serve.
1 part Absolut Mandarin
1 part Absolut Citron
1 part Ruby Red Grapefruit Juice
2 parts Simple Syrup
Directions: Serve in a chilled sugar-rimmed martini glass and may your troubles dissolve away!
5 oz. Peach Brandy
1 bottle (750 mL) chilled Prosecco (Itailian Sparkling Wine)
1 cup peach nectar
Superfine Sugar (optional)
Directions: In a pitcher, combine peach, nectarine and apricots (all pitted and cut into wedges). Stir in Peach Brandy; let sit at least 1 hour . Stir in Prosecco and peach nectar. Add superfine sugar, if desired. Serve Chilled. Makes about 2 quarts.
AND finally...mine! Yes, yes...I know you have seen this before :) It's my favorite blueberry lemonade from my July 4th weekend at the lake!
Blueberry Sangria Lemonade
1-1/2 cups Frozen Blueberries
1 (12oz) can Frozen Concentrate Pink Lemonade
1 bottle Chardonnay
3 cups Sprite
1/2 cup Cognac
Directions: Mix together in a pitcher, chill and serve.