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Mocktails

Posted: November 6, 2009 in Food and Drinks
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Do you love cocktail drinks but you can’t or don’t want any alcohol in it?  You may want to try mocktails.  Mock Cocktails or simply Mocktails are drinks that has no alcohol in it.  Usually colorful and full of flavor, mocktails gives the drinker the fun of cocktail drinks without the sting of alcohol.

I’m gonna post some mocktail recipes that I got from the various sites.  If you’re planning a family event and want your drinks to cater to every member, try these simple mocktails.

 

Black Cow

*  2 Scoops  Vanilla Ice-cream

* 10 oz        Root Beer

* 1 Tblsp     Chocolate Syrup

* Whipped Cream

* Maraschino Cherry

Preparation:

* Pour rootbeer over ice cream and chocolate syrup in a large tumbler glass

* Garnishwith whipped cream and a maraschino cherry

* Servewith a straw and a long spoon

 

Bora Bora

* 10 Cl Pineapple Juice

* 6 Cl   Passion Fruit Juice

* 1 Cl   Lemon Juice

* 1 Cl   Grenadine Syrup

Preparation:

* Preparein a blender or shaker, serve in a highball glass on the rocks

* Garnishwith 1 slice of pineapple and one cherry

 

Evil Princess

* 1 oz       Grenadine

* 2 oz       White Grape Juice

* 1 oz       Apple Juice

* 1 Tblsp   Vanilla Syrup

* 1 Tblsp   Lemon Juice

Preparation:

* Pour overice

* Stir andgarnish with a lime slice

 

These are just some of the mocktail recipes available on the net.  If you want to try more mocktails, or even cocktails, visit the following sites:

http://allrecipes.com/recipes/drinks/mocktails/Main.aspx

http://supercocktails.com/

http://www.drinksmixer.com/

 

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Drinks for Halloween

Posted: October 20, 2009 in Food and Drinks
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Just a few more days and it’ll be Halloween.  I’m sure, there’s already a lot of planned parties for it.  Well, here’s some drinks that’s good for Halloween theme parties.

 

Black Devil

*  2 oz. light Rum

* 1/2 oz. dry Vermouth

* Olive

– Add rum and vermouth to a cocktail shaker with cracked ice. Stir and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a black olive.

 

Banshee

*  1/2 oz. Creme de Cacao, white

* 1 oz. banana Liqueur

* 1 1/2 oz. Cream

– Combine ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake and serve in a cocktail glass.

 

Blackbeard’s Ghost

* 1 oz. coconut Rum

* 1 oz. dark Rum

* 1 oz. light Rum

* 1 oz. Grapefruit Juice

* 1 oz. Orange Juice

* 1 oz. mango Syrup

* 1/4 oz. Molasses

– Shake ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice. Strain into a highball glass over ice and garnish with a cherry.

 

Black Cat

* 1 oz. Schnapps, black cherry (Black Haus)

* 1 1/2 oz. Vodka

* 2 oz. Cola

* 2 oz. Cranberry Juice

– Stir everything together with ice. Garnish with a mandarin orange slice if available.

 

Click here for more drinks.  Enjoy! big grin