The Piña Colada is a sweet, creamy cocktail of Rum, coconut syrup, cream and pineapple juice. It is the name of a whole group of cocktails, the Coladas. The Piña Colada became popular in the 1950s and is one of the world’s most famous cocktails.
40 ml / 1 ⅓ oz. black Rum
40 ml / 1 ⅓ oz. cream
40 ml / 1 ⅓ oz. coconut syrup
90 ml / 3 oz. pineapple juice
Put all ingredients with ice in a shaker and shake.
A Moscow Mule is a cocktail made with Vodka spicy Ginger Beer and lime juice, garnished with a slice or wedge of cucumber. The Moscow mule is popularly served in a copper mug, which takes on the cold temperature of the liquid.
60 ml/ 2 oz. Vodka
15 ml/ ½ oz. lime juice, freshly sqeezed
180 ml/ 6 oz. Ginger Beer
slice of cucumber
Squeeze lime juice into a Moscow Mule mug (or a Collins glass) and drop in the spent shell.
Add 2 or 3 ice cubes, then pour in the vodka and fill with cold ginger beer (not ginger ale, although what the hell).
Jack Daniel`s says: Lychburg , home of Jack Daniel’s, has been a Dry County since 1909. That means for us: We must not serve alcohol. That’s why we serve our guests a warm welcome with a cold glass of our homemade lemonade. But among us: she is even better with a decent shot of Jack.
40 ml / 1 ⅓ oz. Jack Daniel’s Old No. 7
10 ml / ⅓ oz. Triple Sec.
2 lime slices
1 lemon slices
1 lemon spiral
Pour into a glass with ice cubes 40 ml JACK and 10 ml Triple Sec. Add the juice of a lemon and a lime, shake the glass and then fill with lemonade. As a garnish use a lemon spiral and lime slice
Screwdriver is a cocktail that belongs to the long drinks due to its volume. It consists only of orange juice and vodka, approximately in the ratio of 3:1, which are stirred together in a long drink glass on some ice cubes.
Add the remaining ingredients and adjust according to taste.
After a trip to Nolde, I was very inspired of the colourful pictures there and decided now to make a colourful cocktail called Paradise Cocktail. This tropical layered cocktail is a sweet island drink that is sure to make you feel as though you are sipping on some warm beach while the sea washes over your feets.
2 oz. Malibu Coconut
3 oz. pineapple juice
¼ oz. Blue Curaçao
1 oz. water
1/2 oz. Grenadine
Put the pineapple juice and Malibu in a glass and stir.
Take another glass and fill the blue curacao and the water into the glass.
Now you take your cocktail glass and fill in the Grenadine. Then fill the glass with crused ice.
Add the pineapple Malibu mix and put the Blue Curaçao water mix on the top of the cocktail.
Emil Nolde was one of the leading painters of Expressionism. He was one of the first oil painting and watercolor painters of the early 20th century to explore color. He is known for his brushwork and expressive choice of colors.. Some of his pictures can be seen in the Emil Nolde Foundation in Seebüll / Germany.