Vodka or Tequila Instruction 2024

**PLEASE NOTE THE FRESH MIXES AND GARNISHES ARE DESIGNED TO BE CONSUMED WITHIN 2-3 WEEKS FROM THE DATE RECEIVED**

Please keep all fresh items refrigerated until consumption.

*We have included a small red solo cup to be used as your measure.  The line near the bottom is the measure for .5 oz.  The cup full is 2 oz.  Anytime you are measuring less than 2 oz, we recommend using the measure of .5 oz to the cumulative total required for your drink.

**We recommend opening the packages using scissors. Please cut above the reseal line. Once open, if resealing to use some at a later point, we recommend keeping the package upright and sealed until using again.

 

Vodka Spring & Summer 2024

 

CucuMelon

Vodka, midori, cucumber shrub, black pepper, lime

 

What you will  need to build this cocktail

 

  • Bottle of Vodka or Tequila
  • Shaker jar
  • Red solo cup measure
  • Pouch marked melon-cucumber-black pepper
  • Pouch marked lime
  • Salt and black pepper rim 
  • Ice for building
  • Ice for serving
  • 2 small plates (not included)
  • Splash of water (not included)
  • Recommended glassware - rocks

 

How to build this cocktail

 

  1. Using the 2 small plates, add a splash of water to the first plate, and empty the salt and black pepper to the second plate
  2. Dip the rim of the glass into the water on the first plate, then into the salt and pepper on the second plate 
  3. Measure 1.5 oz from your vodka or tequila bottle, and add it to the shaker jar
  4. Measure 2.5 oz from the pouch marked melon-cucumber-black pepper, and add it  to the shaker jar
  5. Measure 0.5 oz from the pouch marked Lime, and add it to the shaker jar
  6. Add about ½ of cup of ice to the shaker jar
  7. Replace the ring and  cover to the shaker jar
  8. Shake the cocktail for 15-20 seconds
  9. Fill the prepared cocktail glass with ice
  10. Remove the ring from the shaker jar, and slide the cover off the jar just enough to strain the cocktail into your prepared glass
  11. Tag a pic of your creation, post to your social media and tag @barfromafar

 

Beneath the Mango Tree

 

Vodka, spicy mango, raspberry, lime, egg white

 

What you will need to build this cocktail

 

  • Bottle of vodka or tequila
  • Shaker jar
  • Red solo cup measure
  • Pouch marked Spice Mango / Rasp 
  • Pouch marked lime
  • Pouch marked egg 
  • Ice for building
  • Recommended glassware - coupe or small stemless wine glass
  • Mango slivers

 

How to build this cocktail

 

  1. Measure 1.5 oz from your vodka or tequila bottle, and add it to the shaker jar
  2. Measure 2.0 oz from the  pouch marked Spice Mango - Rasp, and  add it to the  shaker jar
  3. Measure 0.5 oz from the pouch marked egg white, and add it to the shaker jar
  4. Replace the ring and cover to the shaker jar
  5. Dry shake (no ice) all ingredients as hard as you can for 30 - 40 seconds
  6. Remove the ring and cover, and add about ½ cup of ice to the shaker
  7. Replace the ring and cover to the shaker jar, and shake the  cocktail for an additional 10-15 seconds
  8. Remove the ring from the jar, and slide the  cover off just enough to strain into your glassware of choice
  9. Garnish the cocktail with the mango slivers in the egg white foam and enjoy!



Just Breath

Vodka, elderflower, italian bitters, hibiscus, lime, bubbles

 

What you need to build this cocktail

 

  • Bottle of vodka or tequila
  • Shaker jar
  • Red solo cup measure
  • Pouch marked elderflower-bitters-hibiscus
  • Pouch marked lime 
  • Can of soda
  • Babies breath garnish
  • Ice for building
  • Ice for serving
  • Recommended glassware - tall collins 

 

How to build this cocktail

 

  1. Measure 1.5 oz from your vodka or tequila bottle, and add it to the shaker jar
  2. Measure 2.5 oz from the  pouch marked elderflower-bitters-hibiscus, and add it to the shaker jar
  3. Measure 0.5 oz from the pouch marked lime, and add it  to the shaker jar
  4. Replace the  ring and cover to the shaker jar, and shake the cocktail for 15 - 20 seconds
  5. Remove the ring and slide the cover off the jar just enough to strain the cocktail into a tall ice filled glass
  6. Top the cocktail with 2 oz of soda
  7. Garnish with the sprig of baby's breath in the cocktail

 

Made My Bed

Vodka, coffee liqueur, espresso, salt caramel

 

What you will need to build this cocktail

 

  • Bottle of vodka or tequila
  • Shaker jar
  • Red solo cup measure
  • Pouch marked esp-kah-salt car
  • Ice for building
  • Werther's Original caramel / espresso crumble
  • Recommended glassware - coupe

 

How to build this cocktail

 

  • Measure 1.5 oz from your vodka or tequila bottle, and add it to the shaker jar
  • Measure 2.5 oz from the pouch marked esp-kah-salt caramel, and add it to the shaker jar
  • Add about ½ cup of ice to the shaker jar
  • Replace the ring and cover to the shaker jar
  • Shake the cocktail for 15-20 seconds
  • Remove the ring from the shaker jar and slide the cover off just enough to strain the cocktail into your glass
  • Garnish your cocktail by sprinkling the Werther’s Original / espresso crumble in the espresso crema