Mix your 4th of July cocktails using rye made right here in the USA.
The Sagamore Spirit distillery is located in the heart of Maryland. Give these a must mix cocktails a try.
- 2 oz. Sagamore Spirit Rye Whiskey
- 4 oz. seltzer water
- Lemon (for garnish)
Preparation: Add rye to Collins glass, fill glass with ice, top with seltzer and garnish with lemon twist.
- 1 1/2 oz. Sagamore Spirit Rye Whiskey
- 3 oz. ginger beer
- 1/2 oz. lime juice
- 3/4 oz. blackberry simple syrup*
- 8-10 mint leaves
Preparation: Shake rye, lime juice, blackberry simple and a few mint leaves with ice; strain into Collins glass. Top with ginger beer. Garnish with mint springs and three skewered blackberries. *Blackberry simple syrup: mix equal parts water, sugar, and blackberries in a pot. Bring to a boil and reduce to a simmer for 10 minutes. (need it quick- muddle blackberries with pre-made simple syrup)