Holidays have you running ragged? Looking for a place to take your visiting family? Do you want to enjoy a taste of the holidays, effortlessly? Sounds like you might need a Christmas cocktail. Check out of some of these Pittsburgh establishments serving up tasty treats in a glass.
Gingersnap Old Fashioned
Rye, ginger, molasses, cinnamon, allspice, clove, and angostura bitters. Stirred and poured into a rocks glass with a big ice cube.
Welcome to the Party, Pal
Marshmallow Fluff Washed Suntory Toki Japanese Whiskey, Graham Cracker Infused Averna, Mango-Chocolate Whey Reduction, Natrona Bottling Company Birch Beer, Angostura Marshmallow
Randolph Boitel, lead bartender at Spirits & Takes
Cognac, Caribbean rum, coconut cream, milk, cinnamon spices makes this a creamy, dreamy take on a classic Puerto Rican cocktail.
Caleb Sisco, lead bartender at Scratch F & B
Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep
Boyd & Blair 2nd State Corn Vodka, Mandarine Napoleon Cognac, Prunella and Dried Herb Tea, Turmeric Honey, Orange Zest
Purple is for Royal Tea
Dewars White Label, Laphroiag 10 Year, Black Wolf Berry Tea, Ginger Honey, Charred Rosemary, Lemon
Spirits not your thing? You can always recharge with a Focus Herbal Tea from Bantham Tea on Penn Avenue, or a quick visit to any of our local tea or coffee shops.
Whatever you’re sipping, have a safe and wonderful holiday! Cheers!