16 posts tagged lime juice
Devils Kiss (Bioshock Infinite cocktail)
25ml Spiced Rum
50ml Ginger Beer
50ml Cloudy Lemonade (carbonated)
2 Dashes Angostura Bitters
15ml Overproof Rum
Directions: Fill a high ball glass with ice, pour in grenadine, Chambord and dashes of bitters to begin. Carefully pour in cloudy lemonade and ginger beer down the side of the glass leaving the grenadine sitting in the bottom, add juice of a lime and finish the drink with a shot of Spiced Rum to the top.
To serve place drink on a saucer and place the measure of overproof rum around the base, light with a match and allow guest to flick cinnamon onto the drink/flame, extinguish, add straw and serve. Anyone looking to get drunk can drink the rum left in the saucer when cool.
“A civilized man has power over fire. A refined man handles fire with finesse: DEVIL’S KISS.” -Fink Manufacturing advertisement
Gandalf Grog (The Hobbit cocktail)
1 cup Boiling water
2 o Myers’s Dark rum
1/4-1/2 oz Lime Juice
1 tbs Brown Sugar
1 Cinnamon stick
1 Orange peel
Directions: Mix Myers Dark Rum, Lime Juice, and Brown Sugar. Then pour in boiling hot water. Garnish with cinnamon Stick and Orange Peel. Have one or two to pre-game, then meet up with your friends at the Prancing Pony for more fun. Don’t be late.
Drink created by Aggressive Comics, as part of their Secret of the Booze video series. Photography by Holly Jo Photo.
Blue and Red Materia Cocktails from Artnia
Last December, Square Enix opened up a cafe in Japan called Artnia. Among the many themed foods and drinks are cocktails base on Final Fantasy VII’s materia. Each drink contains a mixture of gin and lime juice along with an ingredient frozen into a sphere to represent the magical crystals. Blue materia is frozen blue curacao and red materia is frozen creme de cassis.
Pictures and description from the Artnia website.
Doctor Who Mocktails by EXPBarOnline
Gallifrey Double Sunrise:
1 oz Pineapple Juice
1 oz Lime Juice
Directions: Fill a tall glass to the brim with ice and pour in the lime and pineapple juice. Fill with orange juice and stir gently. Gently pour grenadine inside the glass and let it sink to the bottom of the glass. Garnish with two oranges. Sip and watch Gallifrey’s two beautiful suns rise.
4 parts Sprite
4 parts Red Bull
1 part Pineapple Juice
Directions: Pour all ingredients in a shaker with ice and shake gently. Strain into a tall glass with plenty of ice and serve. Brace yourself for the oncoming storm of regeneration.br />___
First up the Gallifrey Double Sunrise! A sweet and tart cocktail with a cherry kick to it that rounds it out very nicely.
Second up Regeneration Energy! Sometimes you just need to sit back, recover and regain yourself. What better way to do that then with time lord energy? this has a very sweet and understated taste that will give you the energy to keep on going through waves of daleks.
“There’s a lot of things you need to get across this universe. Warp drive… wormhole refractors… You know the thing you need most of all? You need a hand to hold.” -The 10th Doctor
Drinks created and photographed by EXPBarOnline.
Serrice Ice Brandy (Mass Effect cocktail)
1.5 fl oz Vodka (or Soda Water if you want to lessen the alcohol)
1/4 fl oz Apricot Brandy
1/2 fl oz Blue Curaçao
1 Tablespoon Fresh Lime Juice
1/2 Cup Granulated Sugar
1-2 Teaspoons Water
Red Food Colouring
Wedge of Lime
Making the Garnish: Place the sugar in a small container and add the water with a few drops of red food colouring. Shake the container to mix the colour and dye the sugar red. Rub a wedge of lime around the rim of the glass then dip the glass into the sugar to coat it.
Making the Drink: Pour all the ingredients into the cocktail shaker with some ice. Shake it up until chilled. Add a few cubes of ice to the prepared glass, pour and drink upon defeating the Reapers.
Dani from Gourmet Gaming created and photographed this drink for Mogtoberfest! The drink was inspired by Dr. Chakwas’ favorite tipple from the Mass Effect series.