Cocktails and Barware

Photographers Cyndi & Laura certainly know how to mix up some serious craft cocktails in our Global Views barware. They were kind enough to share their recipes so we can serve our friends and family with style. When a drink is visually pleasing, it is sure to taste even better.

blackberry mule craft cocktail

blackberry mule craft cocktail

Barbara Barry Solstice Glassware- midnight blue

Blackberry Mule

Ingredients (serves 8):

* 1/2 pint fresh blackberries

* 1/2 bunch (1.5 oz) fresh mint

* 1 1/2 cups vodka

* 8 limes, juiced (about 1 cup)

* 2 (16.9 oz) bottles Fever Tree Ginger Beer

Preparation:

* 1 Muddle blackberries and mint in a large container

* 2 Mix in vodka and lime juice

* 3 Add ginger beer and gently stir

* 4 Serve over ice, garnish with blackberry and mint sprig

Photo Credit: CLstudios.com

PineappleJalepeno

Double Old a Fashion 2 Band Drinking Glasses, boxed leather tool set.

Pineapple Jalapeño Rum

Ingredients (1 serving):

* 3ozrum

* 3 oz pineapple juice

* 1 oz fresh lime juice

* 2 slices fresh jalapeño

* 1 slice pineapple

* 1 lime wedge

* sriracha/chili salt

Preparation:

* 1 Run a wedge of lime around the glass rim and then dip rim in salt

* 2 In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, muddle one jalapeño slice and pineapple

* 3 Add rum, lime juice and pineapple juice

* 4 Shake well, pour over ice

* 5 Garnish with one thin slice of jalapeño

Photo Credit: CLstudios.com

detail of bourbon apple pie craft cocktail

detail of bourbon apple pie craft cocktail

Malachite flute and decanter, Linked Mirror Tray

Bourbon Apple Pie

Ingredients (1 serving):

* 1 1/2 oz bourbon

* 1 tsp minced ginger

* 1 1/2 oz. apple juice

* topped with Fever Tree Ginger Beer

* 1 apple slice (use a mandolin slicer for thinner slices)

* ground cinnamon

Preparation:

* 1 In a glass with ice, stir bourbon, ginger and apple juice

* 2 Top with ginger beer

* 3 Garnish with apple slice, dusted with cinnamon

Photo Credit: CLstudios.com

blueberry basil margarita craft cocktail

blueberry basil margarita craft cocktail

Honeycomb Ice Bucket & Double Old Fashion Glasses

Blueberry Basil Margarita

Ingredients (1 serving):

  • 2 oz tequila

* 1 oz agave

* 5 blueberries, plus garnish

* 1 oz fresh-squeezed lime juice

* 2 basil leaves, plus garnish

Preparation:

* 1 In a shaker filled with ice, muddle blueberries, lime juice and basil leaves

* 2 Add tequila and agave, shake well

* 3 Pour over ice and garnish with blueberries and basil

Photo Credit: CLstudios.com