There is nothing like a classic cocktail and we have two of the best holiday cocktails for you. The first is the Holiday Flor Fashioned…with a twist of orange made with Flor de Caña Rum – the only carbon-neutral and fair trade-certified spirit in the world. Available at liquor stores across Canada, it puts an eco-twist on your Old Fashioned.
The second cocktail to make our best cocktails list is All I Want for Christmas is a Whisky Sour. It is made with STALK&BARREL Whisky. The Canadian brand is available at select LCBOs in Ontario and at NLC locations in Newfoundland and Labrador. It is perfect as a gift or as an addition to your own bar to make a classic cocktail.
Now, for our two best holiday cocktails:
Holiday Flor Fashioned…with a twist of orange
2 oz Flor de Caña 12 Year Rum
2 dashes Angostura Bitters
1 oz cranberry simple syrup
If desired, rim glass with sugar. Crush (don’t muddle) the cranberries in a glass. Add rye and simple syrup. Top with bitters and stir. Add ice. Garnish with an orange slice and more cranberries if desired.
All I Want for Christmas is a Whisky Sour
2 oz STALK&BARREL Whisky
½ oz Lemon juice
½ oz Lime juice
1 oz Simple syrup
1 Egg white
Garnish: Citrus wheel, cranberries
Combine the STALK&BARREL Handcrafted Canadian Whisky, citrus juices, egg white, and simple syrup in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake for 15-20 seconds. Strain into a coupe glass and top with an orange wheel and cranberries.
Please drink responsibly.