To celebrate today’s opening on “Sex and the City 2”, here are several fab and femme cocktails from SKYY Vodka to whip up with the Carries, Samanthas, Mirandas and Charlottes in your life.
2 oz. SKYY Vodka
0.5 oz. Fresh Lemon Juice
0.5 oz. Fresh Lime Juice
0.5 oz. Simple Syrup or 1 tsp. sugar
Drop of Crème de cassis
Rim a crystallized Swarovski martini glass with Crème de cassis and sugar*. Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into the martini glass. Finish the cocktail with a drop of Crème de cassis on top.
*To rim the martini glass, first dip rim of glass in a shallow dish filled with Crème de cassis and immediately place rim in another shallow dish with sugar, rotating the glass to ensure the whole rim is covered.
2 oz. SKYY Infusions Pineapple
1 oz. Fresh Lime Juice
0.75 oz. Triple Sec
0.75 oz. Crème de Cacao
Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into martini glass. Garnish with a lime wedge.
Park Avenue Princess
1.5 oz. SKYY Infusions Grape
3 oz. 7Up
0.25 oz. Fresh Lemon Juice
0.25 oz. Red Wine
Squeeze and drop half a lemon into a cocktail shaker. Add SKYY Infusions Grape and 7Up with ice and stir. Strain into a tall Collins glass with fresh ice, and float red wine over top of drink.
Red Over Heels
2 oz. SKYY Infusions Ginger
1 oz. Honey Syrup*
0.75 oz. Fresh Lemon Juice
Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into a chilled martini glass. Lay lemon peel twirl across the rim of the glass with cocktail pick.
*To create honey syrup, combine 0.5 oz. water with 0.5 oz. honey.
2 oz. SKYY Infusions Cherry
0.5 oz. Wild Turkey 101 Bourbon
0.75 oz. Cola
Combine SKYY Infusions Cherry Vodka, Wild Turkey Bourbon and Cola in a cocktail shaker with ice and stir. Pour into a double rocks glass and garnish with a maraschino cherry.