In today’s article, I am giving you some classic cocktails that are made with moonshine. You can not get these fine hand crafted spirits at your local liquor store. The only place that you will be able to get your hands on any of these hand crafted spirits, will be here for as long as this article is still up. Also, keep in mind that the company that distributes these fine hand crafted spirits, does not ship to every state.
The only states that they ship too, are, Illinois, North Dakota, Nebraska, and New Hampshire. I know, it’s a big bummer, hopefully in the near future they will expand the states that they will ship to. Otherwise, they are missing out on a lot of good revenue. I try all the time to get them to expand their shipping territory, but, I get no response. I often use this company because I love the spirits that they are able to get their hands on.
This sweet classic will quench your thirst for sure.
1) 1 ounce of Strawberry Moonshine
2) 6 ounces of Lemonade
3) Fresh Strawberries
To Make; Add Moonshine and Lemonade to a glass, and stir. Garnish with a fresh strawberry, and sit back and reminisce about the days that were a little bit simpler. You know, the days we got to sit on the front porch telling stories to our grandchildren. As well as sharing with our neighbors.
Raspberry Moonshine Smash:
If you like raspberry, you are going to love this cocktail. If you are not a fan of raspberry, you will be after sipping on this one.
1) 2 ounces of Raspberry Moonshine
2) 1/2 ounce of fresh lime juice
3) Club Soda
4) Fresh raspberries
To Make; Add some ice to a rocks glass ( short glass ) Pour in the lime juice and the moonshine over the ice. Top off with the club soda, stir gently. And enjoy.
A classic cocktail brought to life using this well crafted moonshine, made just for you.
1) 1 ounce of Blueberry Moonshine
2) 6 ounces of soda water
3) Mint leaves
To Make; Muddle some mint leaves in the bottom of a highball glass. ( tall glass ) Add some ice to the glass, then add the Blueberry Moonshine, and soda water. Stir gently, so the soda water does not fizz up too much. The only thing left to do is enjoy this hand made cocktail with a friend or two.
Mixed Berry Moonshine Margarita:
A classic margarita cocktail made with moonshine instead of Tequila.
1) 2 ounces of Mixed Berry Moonshine
2) 1 ounce of Orange Liqueur
3) 1 ounce of simple syrup
4) 1 ounce of Lime Juice
To Make; Add some ice to a margarita glass. Add in all the ingredients and stir. Garnish with some mixed berries, strawberries, black berries, and raspberries. The last step for this cocktail made with moonshine, is to sit back and enjoy.
I hope you like it a little spicy, we are kicking things up a notch with this frozen cocktail.
1) 2 shots of Hook & Ladder Watermelon Moonshine
2) 2 shots of Organic Sweet & Sour Mix
3) 1 shot of Lime Juice
4) 1 shot of Natural Organic Simple Syrup
5) 2 cups of watermelon chuncked
6) 2 cups of ice cubes
7) Diced jalapenos to taste
To Make; First rim a Margarita glass with taijin, if you don’t have this, a rim of salt will work just as well. Wet the rim of the glass with some juice from the jalapenos, then roll the glass in salt. Second, add all the ingredients into a blender, and blend until you reach your desired consistency of ice. Garnish with a couple of watermelon chunks on an umbrella. Perfect after a hard day. Enjoy.
4) Margarita Glasses- Set of 4 just in case you need a set
Strawberry Lemonade Mojito:
1) 1 3/4 ounces of Strawberry Lemonade Moonshine
2) 2 Mint sprigs
3) Club soda to taste
4) 1 Lemon
5) 1 Lime
6) Lemonade to taste
7) 2 Strawberries
To Make; Muddle one strawberry, and one mint sprig in the bottom of a mason jar. Fill with some ice cubes, or crushed ice, whatever you prefer and add the moonshine. Fill your glass 3/4 of the way with lemonade and top off with the club soda. Squeeze in the fresh lime juice from half of a fresh lime, then stir. Garnish with a lime wheel, and a lemon wheel, as well as a sprig of mint, and a strawberry on top. Enjoy this cocktail with friends at your next gathering. Better yet, have a gathering today to enjoy this classic cocktail.
This is a great cocktail for those of you who enjoy a sparkling wine, once in a while.
1) 2 ounces of Palmetto Blackberry Moonshine
To Make; Add the black berry moonshine to a champagne flute, then top off with the champagne. Garnish with a single black berry to float on the top of the cocktail ( optional ) and enjoy.
Thank you for stopping by today, I really appreciate it. I hope that you have found something here to enjoy today. Please feel free to let me know if there is something in particular that you are looking for. And, I will do my best to find it for you. I hope you try some of these classic cocktails made with moonshine.
Please remember to drink responsibly, and never drink and drive. The life you save may very well be your own. Plus, having a DWI or a DUI on your record can be devastating. Not to mention, if you kill someone, how that will affect you for the rest of your life. Have a blessed day my friends.
Sincerely: John D.