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Go For The Gold With These Olympic-Themed Cocktails

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As the world gears up for the Winter Games, pour some drinks that stray away from the norm. It’s not just about the beer anymore – guys are into cocktails too!

Check out these cocktails you can mix up, without embarrassing yourself:

Land-of-the-Free
Land of the Free
Celebrate the athletes from the land of the free and the home of the brave with this cocktail

Ingredients:

  • 4 parts Hornitos® Plata Tequila
  • 48 parts lager
  • 2 parts Orange Juice
  • 2 parts DeKuyper® Triple Sec

Fill pitcher with Orange Juice, DeKuyper® Triple Sec, and Hornitos® Plata. Slowly pour lager into a pitcher. Stir to mix. Fill pint glass halfway with ice and pour.

 
El-Campeón
El Campeón
Pay homage to tequila’s homeland and the Mexican athletes playing in the games

Ingredients:

  • 1 part Hornitos® Plata Tequila
  • 2 parts Lemonade
  • 3-4 dashes of green hot sauce
  • Salt/smoked Paprika Rim

Rim shot glass with salt and smoked paprika. Mix chilled lemonade, chilled Hornitos® Plata and hot sauce in mixing glass and pour into shot glass.

 
Whi-tequila-Russian
Whi-tequila Russian
Toast to the host city with this uniquely Hornitos take on the classic White Russian cocktail

Ingredients:

  • 1 part Hornitos® Plata Tequila
  • ½ part Coconut Water
  • ½ part Almond Milk

Add all ingredients to a shaker over ice to chill. Shake, strain and pour into a shot glass rimmed with cinnamon and sugar.

 
Basil Hayden's American Gold
Basil Hayden’s American Gold

Ingredients:

  • 2 parts Basil Hayden’s Bourbon
  • 3/4 parts Cranberry Juice
  • 3/4 parts Lime Juice
  • 1/2 part Simple Syrup
  • 1 pinch Edible Gold Dust

Combine all ingredients in a mixing glass with ice and shake. Strain into a martini glass. Garnish with two raspberries and one blueberry on a toothpick.

Enjoy!