Edmonton Wedding – HIS & HER Cocktails!

HIS & HERS COCKTAIL RECIPES

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I love a wedding that has a feature drink for the guests! It is such a fun way to welcome your guests. This blog is going to bring a little twist to the feature drink – I’m looking at HIS & HER feature cocktails. Why not have a masculine version for the men… that must not be beer. Check out some of these drink recipes

HIS - Midnight Blue Margarita, Wedding Drink, Drink Recipe

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HIS – MIDNIGHT BLUE MARGARITA

Ingredients
– 1.5 oz tequila blanco
– .5 oz blue curacao
– .75 oz blueberry syrup*
– .5 oz meyer lemon juice

Directions
Shake ingredients with ice in a cocktail shaker, then serve in a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with blueberries speared on a cocktail toothpick.

*Blueberry syrup – .5 cups water, .5 cups sugar & .5 cups blueberries
Bring ingredients to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer for 5 minutes. Let the mixture cool, then strain out blueberries.

HER - Pomegrante Cocktail

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HERS – POMEGRANATE CAIPIROSKA

Ingredients
– 1 cup pomegranate seeds
– 1/4 cup superfine sugar
– 1 lime cut into 16 wedges
– 16 ounces vodka
– 8 ounces seltzer

Directions
Divide seeds, sugar, and lime among 8 glasses; muddle until sugar dissolves. Top with vodka, ice, and seltzer.

HIS - turquoise

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HIS – TURQUOISE

Ingredients
– 2 parts of fresh orange juice
– 1 part of lime juice (with water and sugar)
– 1 part of rum
– 1/2 part of Curaçao Bleu
– Chopped mint
– A bit of sugar
– A little bit more of Curaçao Bleu, to give a blue touch at the bottom of the cup
– Ice

HERS - Purity Tangerine Rose Cocktail

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HERS – PURITY TANGERINE ROSE COCKTAIL

Ingredients
2 oz Tangerine-infused Purity Vodka
1 oz fresh-squeezed tangerine juice
.5 oz fresh-squeezed lime juice
.25 oz rose syrup*
3 dashes Peychaud’s bitters
3 drops of rosewater

Directions
– Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker with ice, shake and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
– Garnish with a pink rose petal.
– *To make rose syrup, boil water and remove from heat.  Add one heaping tablespoon of dried rose petals for each quart of water boiled and let steep for five minutes.  Strain rose petals from the water and mix with equal parts of sugar until dissolved.

HIS - Raspberry Beer Cocktail

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HIS – RASPBERRY BERRY COCKTAIL

Ingredients
– 3/4 cup fresh raspberries*
– 3 1/2 (12-oz.) bottles beer, chilled
– 1 (12-oz.) container frozen raspberry lemonade concentrate, thawed
– 1/2 cup vodka

Directions
– Using the back of a spoon, mash raspberries in a bowl; transfer to a pitcher. Stir in remaining ingredients. Serve over ice.

HERS - LIMONCELLO & PROSECCO COOLER WITH RASPBERRY ICE CUBES

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HERS – LIMONCELLO & PROSECCO COOLER WITH RASPBERRY ICE CUBES

Ingredients
– Fresh raspberries (approximately 5 per cocktail)
– A couple of sprigs of mint
– 4 oz cold sparkling wine or lemon flavoured sparkling mineral water
– 2 oz Limoncello liqueur, cold

Directions
– Put your glasses in the freezer if possible, or at least the fridge so that they are cold.
– Put the raspberries on a plate; separated from each other and place in the freezer at least 15 minutes before serving time
– Gently ‘smush’ a couple of small mint leaves and add to each glass along with 5-6 of the frozen raspberry ice cubes.
– Add limoncello, then the sparkling wine or water.

HIS - MELLOW YELLOW MARGARITAS

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HIS – MELLOW YELLOW MARGARITAS

Ingredients
– 
1 summer squash (7 oz.), quartered crosswise
– 2 mangoes, pitted and peeled
– 2 ounces tequila
– 1 teaspoon fresh lime juice, plus lime wedges
– Ice
– Salt

enjoy!

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