June 15, 2012

Father’s Day Drink Recipes From Bulleit Bourbon and George Dickel

Bulliet Says Happy Fathers Day

Father’s Day comes but once a year, and it’s a great time to have a drink — responsibly, of course.

Here are some Father’s Day drink recipes provided by Bulleit Bourbon and George Dickel, which is a whisky. In the spirit of full disclosure, I have not tried these beverages but I would like to because they sound quite tasty. Also: these beverages contain alcohol. You should know that, but I feel the need to mention it.

These recipes were provided to us by the same folks who sent us on a couple of DaddyTips Road Trips. We like them.

Enough yapping! Here’s the drinks:

Father’s Day CheerFather's Day Cheer

Ingredients:

  • 1.3 oz. Bulleit Bourbon (25 oz. per bottle)
  • 4 oz. ginger ale
  • 1 slice(s) lemon
  • 2 dash(es) bitters

Preparation: Serve on the rocks. Garnish with a slice of lemon.

Even though Father’s Day means it’s a “family day”, the special time dedicated to Dad should be a joyous occasion. By whipping up the Father’s Day Cheer, you are guaranteed to have Dad grinning ear to ear.

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The AnytimerThe Anytimer

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz. Bulleit Rye
  • 1 oz. Orange juice
  • 1 oz. Lemon juice
  • ½ oz. Simple Syrup
  • ½ oz. amaretto

Preparation: Shake ingredients and strain into an ice filled tumbler. Garnish with orange & cherry.

 

Light on the stomach and sweet in taste, the Anytimer speaks for itself. Whether you are enjoying a cocktail during Father’s Day brunch (after 12:00 PM of course) or sitting by the pool for happy hour, the Anytimer is for all acceptable hours during the day and evening.

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Old Fashioned George DickelOld Fashioned George Dickel

Ingredients:

  • ·         1 maraschino cherry
  • ·         1 teaspoon(s) sugar
  • ·         .25 oz. bitters
  • ·         1 splash(es) water
  • ·         1 oz. George Dickel Cascade Hollow Batch Recipe (25 oz. per bottle)
  • ·         lemon twist
  • ·         1 slice(s) orange

Preparation: Muddle sugar with bitters and water and add George Dickel Cascade Hollow Batch Recipe. Shake with ice and pour into an old fashioned glass. Garnish with lemon twist, orange slice and maraschino cherry.

When it comes down to it, Dad is the elder and most probably the wiser. Treat him to a cocktail that takes him on a trip down memory lane. With an Old Fashioned in hand, it’s guaranteed all of his stories will start to begin with “Back in my day…”

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