The post-party is just as important as the ride, hike, climb or ski. What's getting mixed in Breckenridge, Colo.? A classic cosmopolitan with a hint of mint, made using Breckenridge Distillery vodka. Jon Coalson of Relish shows how.
Chill a martini glass with ice and soda water
Muddle mint with a little ice in a shaker
Add to shaker:
- 1.5 ounces Breckenridge Distillery vodka
- .5 ounce Triple Sec
- Juice from half a lime
- Heavy splash of cranberry juice
Shake and strain into chilled glass
Finish with a slap of mint
Not sure what a slap of mint is? Better watch the video.
Or, let the pros do the mixing during the annual Breckenridge Craft Spirits Festival, held each year in early October. Artistan distillers from Colorado and beyond gather for a grand tasting, poker run, restaurant specials and more. BreckenridgeCraftSpiritsFestival.com
Billed as Colorado-inspired cuisine, Relish is located in downtown Breckenridge, Colo. Chef/owner Matt Fackler blends his culinary experience with regional influences to develop a menu full of exciting flavors. RelishBreckenridge.com
Breckenridge Distillery produces bourbon, vodka, bitters and more at their 4,000-square foot facility located in Breckenridge, CO. They offer complimentary drop in tours and a retail shop six days per week. BreckenridgeDistillery.com