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Fat Tuesday Drinks

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It’s Fat Tuesday – time to celebrate in Big Easy style with a cocktail. Although there are some freezing temperatures in New York, bring on that 'who dat' attitude with a nice big drink. As the start of Mardi Gras, today in New Orleans people are wearing purple, green and gold, eating and drinking amazing Cajun and Creole foods, along with listening to some fantastic live music. Get in the spirit with a Fat Tuesday cocktail today! Cheers!

The Hard Rock Hurricane, courtesy of Hard Rock Cafe

1 part Bacardi Light Rum

2 parts Orange Juice

2 parts Pineapple Juice

2 parts Finest Call Mango Puree

½ part Grenadine (float)

1 part Disaronno Amaretto

2 part Bacardi Select Rum

1 Orange

1 Cherry

Corpse Reviver #2, courtesy of Lillet

1 part Lillet Blanc

1 part Hendrick’s Gin

1 part Bols Triple Sec

¾ part Fresh Lemon Juice

¼ part Simple Syrup

2 dashes Pernod

Shake all ingredients and strain into a chilled martini glass or coupe. Garnish with a lemon twist.

Knob Creek® Bourbon Street Nightmare, courtesy of Knob Creek

3 parts Knob Creek® Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey

3 parts orange juice

½ part blood orange syrup

Place all ingredients in a Hurricane glass over ice, mix well. Drizzle blood orange syrup over top. Garnish with a black licorice stick.

Not-So-Fat Tuesday, courtesy of SkinnyGirl

1 part Skinnygirl™ Tangerine Vodka

½ part grenadine

1 part orange juice

Splash of pineapple juice

Pour all ingredients in a glass filled with ice and garnish with an orange slice.

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