Entries by Shelly Hopson

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Bloody Mary

A classic (or not) Bloody Mary! Remember, you can add just about anything to a Bloody Mary! Spirits: Vodka, Dry Gin, or Tequila Juice: Tomato Juice, Clamato, or V8 Add Ins: J Wilbur Bloody Mary Seasoning, Horseradish, Coriander, Celery Salt, Black Pepper, Sriratcha, Cholula Hot Sauce, Lime Juice, Lemon Juice Garnishes: Celery, Pepperoncinis, Pickles (Garlic, […]

Peach Bellini

Peach Bellini with fresh puree Peach Puree Sparkling Wine/Prosecco Fill bottom of champagne flute with peach puree. Add champagne. For Puree: 1 12 oz bag frozen peaches, thawed 4 oz Slivovitz Plum Brandy 2 oz Cointreau Add ingredients to blender, puree. This can be frozen if you make too much!

Irish Coffee

“Irish” Coffee (you don’t have to be Irish) 1.5 oz Oregon Spirit Bourbon 1/2 oz Meadowlands Signature Simple Syrup Fresh Brewed Cofee Whipping Cream Shock glass. (Fill with hot water, let sit, and then dump.) To glass, add bourbon and syrup, stir. Top with cofee. In squeeze bottle, shake 3 tablespoons of whipping cream until […]

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Corpse Reviver #2

Class Favorite at our local mixology class! Absinthe Rinse 3/4 oz Dry Gin 3/4 oz Lillet 3/4 oz Cointreau 3/4 oz lemon juice Rinse cocktail glass with absinthe using sprayer or adding a dash to the glass and rotating slowly. In mixing tin with ice, add remaining ingredients. Stir. Strain into glass.

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Why the Long Face

1½ oz Distiller’s Choice Slivovitz 1 can Cock & Bull Ginger Beer orange bitters cranberry juice A fantastic iced cocktail for a warm afternoon, the Longface is made with our exclusive Distiller’s Choice Slivovitz, a traditional un-aged plum brandy. Build in a highball glass by first pouring Slivovitz over ice, then adding ginger beer almost to […]

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King’s Sweet Tea

1½ oz Oregon Spirit Vodka 3-5 oz prepared iced tea ½ oz orgeat simple syrup ¼ oz lime juice lemon wedge and mint stalk for garnish Build this refreshing springtime cocktail in a collins glass filled with ice. Begin by pouring vodka over ice, then add simple syrup, next the iced tea and lime juice. Garnish […]

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Lit Cocoa

    1½ oz Distiller’s Choice Peppermint Schnapps 3-5 oz prepared hot cocoa whipped cream     A Lit Cocoa is a delicious treat throughout the colder months of the year and is very easy to make. Pour 1½ oz Schnapps into your favorite mug, fill with hot cocoa, leaving about a half inch of […]

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Jilted Gin

  2 oz Merrylegs Genever Style Gin ½ oz Lime Juice ½ oz Simple Syrup About a bar spoon of Wild Card Absinthe Lime wheel     Our Merrylegs Genever Style Gin makes a fantastic gin & juice cocktail. The Wild Card Absinthe wash in this drink provides a unique counterpart to the lime, highlighting […]

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Hi Sliv Tart

  2 oz Distiller’s Choice Slivovitz 1 oz Hibiscus Juice or Sweet Puree´ ½ oz Simple Syrup ½ oz Lemon Juice     This deliciously tart and fruity cocktail is made with our newly released Distiller’s Choice Slivovitz Plum Brandy (available in the Tasting Room). To make, fill a pint glass with ice and add […]

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Webber’s Apple

1½ oz Ottis Webber Oregon Wheat Whiskey 3 oz hot cider Brown sugar & cinnamon whipped cream Ground cardamom     Here’s a perfect and simple hot cocktail for cold winter evenings. Combine whiskey and hot apple cider in a mug and lightly stir. (If using instant cider, use ½ packet to 3 oz hot […]