Kentucky Bourbon Festival Official Drink Recipe

Hope some of you are considering attending the Kentucky Bourbon Festival in Bardstown Kentucky.  The dates are September 11th thru September 16th this year. 

The official drink of the Kentucky Bourbon Festival this year is "Strawberry Fields" by Makers Mark.

Here is the drink recipe for you:

Strawberry Fields Recipe
2 oz. Makers’s Mark
1 oz. Strawberry Syrup
1 oz. Dolin Blanc Vermouth
.25 oz. Bonal Aperitif Wine
Drink is to be stirred – not shaken.
Serve up in a martini glass.
Garnish with strawberry & mint sprig.

I hope to see you there!

Hpnotiq Drink Recipes

Whether you are using the original Hpnotiq, or Hpnotiq Harmonie, there's certainly a drink recipe for most everyone.

Here are a few from Hpnotiq's web site....

Hypnotiq Margarita

1-1/2 ounce Hpnotiq Harmonie
1/2 ounce Premiun White Tequila
1/2 ounce Triple Sec

Shake ingredients and pour over ice in a margarita glass.  Garnish with a lime wheel.

Purple Rain  (Reminds me of the 80's song by Prince.)

4 ounces of Hpnotiq Harmonie
Splash of lemon lime or club soda.

Serve over ice in your favorite martini glass.

Blue Crush - Being the huge blueberry fan that I am, this one sounds delish!

2 ounces Hpnotiq
1 ounce Premium Blueberry Vodka
Splash of lemonade.

Mix Hpnotiq and your choice brand Blueberry Vodka.  Add lemonade to taste.  Garnish with fresh blueberries and mint.

And of course, there's also a mojito drink recipe using the Hpnotiq Harmonie....

Hpnotiq Mojito

2 ounces Hpnotiq Harmonie
1 ounce Premium White Rum
1 ounce lime juice
4-6 mint leaves

Shake ingredients together.  Pour over ice, stir, and serve in a highball glass.

Enjoy and remember to always drink responsibly.