My grilling/smoking cocktail

Discussion in 'Side Items' started by hillbilly jim, Apr 14, 2015.

  1. hillbilly jim

    hillbilly jim Meat Mopper

    My wife (God bless 'er, she's wonderful!) makes a cocktail for me to enjoy while I'm on the deck grilling or smoking. She says it's a Black Eyed Susan. I don't care what she calls it as long as she makes it 'cause it sure is good!

    3/4 cup orange juice

    1/2 cup pineapple juice

    3 Tbsp. 100 proof vodka

    3 Tbsp. light rum

    2 tbsp. orange liqueur

    Crushed ice

    Garnishes: Lime slices and/or fresh cherries

    Stir together first 5 ingredients. Fill 12 ounce glass with crushed ice. Pour mixture over ice. Garnish if desired, serve immediately and enjoy!
     
  2. brooksy

    brooksy Master of the Pit

    Sounds pretty good will have to give it a try! Thanks for sharing
     
  3. chef willie

    chef willie Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Dang....don't have those ingredients on hand.....guess it's some straight V on the rocks for me...LOL....sounds good though
     
  4. Jack and coke for me. Sip on it during a smoke while also drinking a beer or three, lol
     
  5. joe black

    joe black Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Crown Royal on the rocks. A great summer sipping afternoon drink while watching the TBS.
     
  6. hillbilly jim

    hillbilly jim Meat Mopper

    This started out with me mixing vodka and pineapple juice. Janet says "That ain't nothin'. I'll make you a REAL grillin' drink!"

    Needless to say, I don't make my grillin' sippers anymore. [​IMG]
     
  7. brooksy

    brooksy Master of the Pit

    Try some of the water enhancers squirted directly in the vodka Chef! Good stuff!
     
  8. mr t 59874

    mr t 59874 Master of the Pit SMF Premier Member

    I'm in the same spot Chef,  Gonna have to forget the pineapple and orange juice tonight.  I'll check the base ingredients out though.

    Thanks, Hillbilly, the juices are already on the shopping list.

    Tom
     
  9. driedstick

    driedstick Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Sound good but I am a cold beer drinker, who cares what you drink as long as you like it and your smoker is full. 

    A full smoker is a happy smoker 

    DS
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