Northern Maine Poinsettia

Northern Maine Poinsettia

Recipe: In a shaker glass filled with ice, combine: 1.5 oz Twenty 2 Vodka 1 oz Triple Sec 3 oz Cran-Apple Juice Shake hard to mix and chill Strain into a rocks glass over fresh ice Garnish by floating a slapped mint leaf on top of the...
Keep Calm and Carry On

Keep Calm and Carry On

You’ve probably crossed paths with this iconic sign, and its numerous parodies, buzzing around the internet. But do you know the interesting history behind these signs and their message? Created for quick deployment by the Ministry of Information in 1939 to combat low moral in the event of a German invasion, only 2 originals are known to exist. You can learn more here. And while you browse, enjoy a sip of this tasty soothing cocktail featuring Chamomile, local Honey, and fresh lemon. Delicious prepared hot or cold, though I prefer mine ice cold as the recipe calls. That’ll do, look sharp, carry on. Crumpets! Recipe: 2 oz Twenty 2 Vodka 2 oz Chamomile tea 1/2 oz Local Honey, Juice from 1 Lemon Wedge Shake Well (dry) to mix and dissolve honey Pour into rock’s glass over fresh ice Garnish with a Lemon...
Twenty 2 Below Spiced Wassail

Twenty 2 Below Spiced Wassail

A party approved recipe sent to us by our good friends at Pub McQ. This tasty beverage is easy to prepare and even easier to serve a thirsty crowd with little hassle from the host. Mix and simmer in an an average Crock Pot (~5 quarts) before the guests arrive to develop all of those delicious spices and essential oils into the cider. Leave the alcohol out of the slow cooker, so guests of all ages can enjoy the warm spicy cider. When it’s time to mix for an adult, a 1 part True Micro Distilled Vodka to 4 parts wassail is a good place to start, though the final ratio is up to you. Garnish with a cinnamon stick and cozy fireplace. Recipe: In a crock pot, combine: 1 Gallon Local Apple Cider 2 oz Honey 2 Oranges (sliced on the thin side) 1/2 Tablespoon (Tbsp)whole cloves 1 teaspoon (tsp) ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon (tsp) ground nutmeg Simmer for 30 minutes, leave the heat on for serving In a heat proof mug, combine:  1 oz Twenty 2 Vodka 4 oz Warm Wassail Garnish with a cinnamon...
Pretty Lady

Pretty Lady

Looking through the past couple recipes, I’ve noticed that my energy for mixing cocktails hasn’t been at its peak. I mean to say that “Simple” has been a theme that I’ve embraced recently. So, without further ado, meet the Pretty Lady. We hope you enjoy her sweet and bubbly company. I know I will. 😉 Recipe: In a tall and skinny glass (Collins, Pilsner, or Pint) half filled with crushed ice, combine: 2 oz Twenty 2 Vodka 3 oz Pink Lemonade 3 oz Diet Lemon-Lime Soda Garnish with a thinly sliced lemon...
Absent Without Leave

Absent Without Leave

But I’m back now…and I brought cocktails! Recipe: In a Collins glass filled with ice, combine: 2 oz Twenty 2 Vodka Top off with fresh Club Soda Sip once, un-garnished Garnish with your choice or combination of lemon, lime, orange, basil or...