Ghosts and goblins beckons with cocktails by Constellation Spirits Catering (CONSTELLATIONCATERING.COM) using a selection of winners from the 2019 PR%F Awards Spirits, Wine & Beverage Competition (PROOFAWARDS.COM) with the 2020 competition to be held at Green Valley Ranch Resort (GREENVALLEYRANCH.COM) Dec. 1-2. Raise a glass to the thrill(er) of Halloween and the joys of the fall season.
The Liquid Smartie Cocktail
1 ounce Midori
1 ounce Grey Duck Vodka (Double Gold Award Winner in the PR%F Awards Spirits Competition)
1 ounce Grape schnapps
Place all ingredients, except soda water and candies, then add soda water to fill into a shaker and shake. Pour into a highball glass and garnish with oodles of Smarties candies.
The Fizzy Pumpkin Punch
Serves: 24-32 depending on ice used
750-milliliter Neptune Rum (Gold Winner in the PR%F Awards Spirits Competition)
1 cup tangerine juice
1 cup lemon juice
1 cup syrup
2½ cups of sparkling water
Slices of lemon
Slices of tangerines
Combine all ingredients (except cinnamon sticks) in an oversize punchbowl and mix it up with ice. Pour into a highball glass, add floating slices of lemon and tangerines and serve with a cinnamon stick.