Green Tea Mojito

Posted by Mr BBQ on March 21, 2014

Spring means green. Green grass, green leaves, green. green. green. here’s a family friendly libation to add to your “March Madness”

Ingredients:

2 tsp. powdered matcha green tea
3 oz. hot water
6 mint leaves
5 tsp. lime juice
2 tsp. simple syrup
2 lime wedges
Soda water
Ice cubes
Tools: heat source, mixing glass, muddler or long-handled spoon
Glass: collins
Garnish: mint sprig

Preparation:   Cover powdered matcha green tea with hot water …

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Leprechaun Soda

Posted by Mr BBQ on March 15, 2014

I came up with this one many years ago when I wanted to quench my thirst, celebrate St. Paddy’s Day and not have a hang-over. This is a refreshing libation you can enjoy year round!

Ingredients: 1-2oz. Rose’s Lime juice, 6-8oz. club soda, ice, lime wedge.(Note: you can add or subtract the amount of Rose’s depending on how lip smacking you …

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Pimm’s Cup

Posted by Mr BBQ on March 1, 2014

Mardi Gras happens Tuesday, why not get a head start on celebrating by enjoying a Pimm’s Cup?  This refreshing highball can claim a dual lineage—a distinctly British drink with a historic New Orleans address. Made with a spicy English gin–based liqueur (Pimm’s No. 1) and a tall pour of lemony soda or ginger ale, this summer quencher is associated with …

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Oceanfront Sunset

Posted by Mr BBQ on February 22, 2014

Time to kick the winter blahs outta here with a colorful and flavorful slow sipper that I call the Oceanfront Sunset!  A layered libation that calls for a little skill in putting together. Hope that it livens the senses and brightens your tongue with this flavorful sipper.

Ingredients: 2oz of bourbon or whiskey, 1oz. silver tequila, 1oz. triple sec, 4oz. orange …

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SMOKIN LOVE POTION

Posted by Mr BBQ on February 15, 2014

Every Valentine’s day for the past 12 years, I’ve helped you to mix up a little romance come Valentine’s Day with Mr. Barbecue’s SMOKIN LOVE POTION! Lip smacking good!

●Ingredients: 2oz. Citron vodka, 1oz. Cointreau, 2oz. cranberry juice, ½ oz. fresh squeezed lime juice and a lemon peel twist.

●Preparation: In a shaker filled with ice-add all liquid ingredients, shake, strain into a …

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