Winter Cocktails with Morris Kitchen

12.13.2012

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Happy Holidays friends. Last week my pal Kari and I got together to play around with some winter cocktail ideas. She came up with tasty delights that I am excited to share with you during this festive time of year.

Blistered Cranberry Tequila Cocktail

2 oz Tequila
1/2 oz Preserved Lemon Syrup
1/2 oz Lemon Juice
2 oz fresh Cranberries

Toss fresh cranberries in a dry pan on high heat until blistered and soft. Muddle cranberries in a shaker and shake all ingredients with ice. Strain into a rocks glass over a large ice cube and scoop some cranberry on top. Garnish with skewered cranberries.


Eggnog Cocktail

1 oz Vodka
1/2 oz Morris Kitchen Ginger Syrup
1/2 oz Root Liquor
1/2 oz Egg Nog
Dash of Bitters
Grated Nutmeg

Combine and shake vodka, Ginger Syrup, Root and bitters. Strain into a glass and slowly top off with eggnog. Garnish with fresh grated nutmeg.


Mulled Cider

1/2 Cup Bourbon
2 Cups Water
4 oz Morris Kitchen Spiced Apple Syrup
1 tbs star anise
1 tbs clove
4-5 orange slices
3-4 cinnamon sticks

makes a pot 4-5 servings

10 comments:

  1. Love every single one!
    Happy holidays! :)

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  2. Wow. The texture and the tones -- absolutely stunning. Who knew ice could be so beautiful.

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  3. this is so amazing, so inspiring, so beautiful. you continue to impress me.

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  4. Very atmospheric pictures! Love them all.

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  5. Wow, fantastic images. They have a great tone, almost bleak, but still cozy and atmospheric. Brilliant.

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  6. fantastic. Happy weekend.

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  7. such stunning images. those cocktails look too nice to drink!

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  8. Such lovely images, as always. I love Morris Kitchen syrups, definitely going to try out that 'nog!

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  9. Beautiful images. Think I will try the mulled cider at my girls holiday night this weekend!

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  10. So beautiful, Nicole! Wishing you a cozy and merry Christmas! xx

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