Bartending: 8 Pretty Pink Drink Recipes - dummies

Bartending: 8 Pretty Pink Drink Recipes

By Ray Foley

Perfect for a girls night out, or even a girls night in, these pink drink recipes are delicious and a general crowd pleaser. Just follow these easy steps to make the perfect pink drink.

Pink Cadillac with Hawaiian Plates

1-1/4 oz. 1800 Tequila

2 oz. Pineapple Juice

2 oz. Cranberry Juice

1/2 oz. Sweet & Sour Mix

Combine in a rocks glass. Garnish with a Lime Wedge.

Pink Lady

1-1/4 oz. Tanqueray Gin

2 tsp. Grenadine

3 oz. Half & Half

Shake with ice and strain into a cocktail glass or serve over ice.

Pink Lemonade

1-1/4 oz. Vodka

1/2 tsp. Sugar

11/4 oz. Sweet & Sour Mix

1 oz. Cranberry Juice

Club Soda

Combine Vodka, Sugar, Sweet & Sour Mix, and Cranberry Juice in a tall glass. Stir to dissolve Sugar. Add ice and top with Club Soda. Add a squeeze of Lime.

Pink Mustang

1 oz. Finlandia Cranberry Vodka

1 oz. Rumple Minze

Serve on ice.

Pink Panther #1

1-1/2 oz. Sauza Tequila

1/2 oz. Grenadine

2 oz. Cream or Half & Half

Blend with crushed ice and strain into a chilled glass.

Pink Panther #2

1-1/4 oz. Bacardi Light Rum

3/4 oz. Lemon Juice

3/4 oz. Cream

1/2 oz. Rose’s Grenadine

Blend with crushed ice and strain.

Pink Snowball

3/4 oz. Amaretto

3/4 oz. Malibu Rum

3/4 oz. Grenadine

Whipped Cream

Combine the first three ingredients with one good squirt of Whipped Cream in a shaker with ice. Shake vigorously and strain over ice in a rocks glass. Garnish with a Cherry and more Whipped Cream.

Pink Squirrel

1 oz. Crème de Almond

1 oz. Crème de Cacao

4 oz. Cream

Shake all ingredients over cracked ice. Strain.