Patriotic Mini Bar For The 4th Of July
This 4th of July holiday weekend, exercise your independence by mixing up festive cocktails that don’t require extra math and measuring. Create a patriotic mini party bar to simplify serving guests and make it easy for them to help themselves. Below is a list of what you’ll need to set the bar, plus a printable so that your guests will have instructions for creating a cocktail whenever they wish. Just click, print and frame to display alongside all the makings for three delicious red, white and blue cocktails. The Stars and Stripes in red, featuring Tequila, Campara and fresh lime, a white cocktail appropriately named Boodles the Beautiful with gin, cherry and fresh lemon and last but not least Fresh Picked Freedom in blue, made with vodka and fresh summer blueberries and mint. Cheers and have a happy holiday!
What you need:
- Mason Jars
- Mini 50ml bottles of Jose Cuervo Tradicional, Boodles Gin, and Hangar 1 Vodka
- Fresh Lime and Lemon Juice
- Grapefruit Juice
- Luxardo Maraschino Liqueur
- San Pellegrino Pompelmo
- Club Soda
- Simple Syrup
- Blueberries and Mint Leaves
FREE printable with recipes> FOURTH OF JULY COCKTAIL RECIPES
RED: Stars and Stripes
- 1 bottle (50 ml) Jose Cuervo Tradicional
- 50 ml grapefruit juice
- 10 ml Campari
- 10 ml Fresh Lime Juice
- 10 ml Simple Syrup
Build the drink in an ice-filled mason jar, top with club soda and garnish with an orange slice.
WHITE: Boodles the Beautiful
- 1 bottle (50 ml) Boodles Gin
- 10 ml Luxardo Maraschino Liqueur
- 10 ml Fresh Lemon Juice
- 1 can San Pellegrino Pompelmo
Build the drink in an ice-filled mason jar. Add the gin, liqueur and lemon juice, then top with San Pellegrino Pompelmo.
BLUE: Fresh Picked Freedom
- 1 bottle (50 ml) Hangar 1 Vodka
- 20 ml Fresh Lemon Juice
- 20 ml Simple Syrup
- Club Soda
- Handful of Blueberries, plus more for garnish
- 6 Fresh Mint Leaves, plus more for garnish
Add the blueberries, mint, lemon juice and simple syrup into a mixing tin, give it a quick muddle, then add the vodka. Add ice and shake. Strain into an ice-filled mason jar and top with club soda and garnish with a mint sprig and some blueberries.
Please remember to drink and serve responsibly.