Today is one of the year’s biggest beer-drinking holidays, but if you’re looking to try something new and different, and are sick of posers ordering up green beer, here’s the solution: Beer Cocktails.
That’s right, beer and spirits living together in perfect alcoholic bliss in your pint glass. And here are a few cocktails from Russian Standard Vodka, Flor de Caña Rum and Lucid Absinthe that’ll keep you in the spirit of the holiday, while also avoiding the chuckleheads, louts and amateurs at the local pub.
The Spicy Irishman
1 oz Russian Standard Vodka
1 1/2 oz Lucid Absinthe
1/4 oz Siracha Hot Sauce
Topped with Killian’s Irish Red Beer
1 1/2 oz Russian Standard Vodka
3 pieces of Kumquat1/2 oz Lime Juice
1/2 oz Simple Syrup
Top with Amstel Light Beer
1 1/2 oz Flor de Caña Rum
1/2 oz Blood Orange Puree
1/2 oz Lemon Juice
Top with Guinness Beer