CharlieMac Saturday Drink Specials
With Halloween over, its time to start looking ahead to the next holiday, Thanksgiving. Its a time where we should all be thankful for what we have and its a time for consumption. Let's a jump start on putting some ideas on the Thanksgiving Meal List like some good 'ol family friendly alcoholic drink recipes. Here are a few to help you get started.
Thanksgiving Jungle Juice (original source)
2 bottles Red Wine
4 c Ginger Ale
3 c Cranberry Juice
2/3 c Fireball Whiskey
2/3 c Whiskey
2 c Frozen Cranberries
1 Orange (sliced into rounds)
1 Apple (cut into thin slices)
Combine all the ingredients into a large bowl, stir it all together, and then serve to a large group…or small group…the main thing is to not drink this alone.
Cranberry Mule (original source)
2 oz Cranberry Juice
2 oz Vodka
¼ c Lime Juice
3 oz Ginger Beer
Garnish – Frozen Cranberries, Lime Wedge
In a glass with ice add the cranberry juice, vodka and lime juice. Top off with the ginger beer then garnish with a handful of cranberries and a lime wedge.
Pumpkin Spice Oreo Spiked Milkshake (original source)
1½ oz Vodka
4 Pumpkin Spice Oreos
3 scoops Vanilla Ice Cream
½ c Milk
Garnish – Salted Caramel, Pumpkin Spice Oreo
In a blender add the vodka, Oreos, ice cream and milk and blender together until smooth. Then pour into a glass and drizzle on the salted caramel and garnish with an other Oreo.
Fireball Caramel Cider (original source)
1½ oz Fireball Whiskey
1 tbsp Caramel Sauce
3 oz Apple Cider
Garnish – Cinnamon Sticks, Apple Slices
Combine the Fireball, caramel and cider into a jar (or a container with a lid that seals) with some ice and shake well. Then open the lid and garnish with a cinnamon stick and apple slice.
All, if not most, of these drink ingredients can be found at your local liquor store. Townsquare Media and KIXS 108 do not condone underage drinking and encourage you to drink responsibly. Have a safe and fun weekend!