Tomorrow is the season finale of GoT. To celebrate, I bring you three more EXCLUSIVE cocktails to enjoy.
(Below has SPOILERS for the 8th episode for those who haven’t seen it.)
All drinks by Joe Peretore. Please credit if you post elsewhere.
The Red Viper – Chilean pisco for a Chilean actor, with a little spice for Dorne
- 1.5 oz Chilean pisco
- 1/2 oz maraschino liqueur
- 3/4 oz lime juice
- 1/2 oz Red Hots tincture
Shake all ingredients with ice and strain into a coupe. Garnish with a lemon kiss.
To make the Red Hots tincture: Place two packages Red Hots with 6 oz vodka and 2 cinnamon sticks in a sealed jar for 4 days, shaking twice daily.
The Poisoned Spear – Oberyn is so nice, he gets a cocktail twice. Dry and rich with Spanish Mediterranean influences.
- 1.25 oz Manzanilla sherry
- 1.25 oz Aperol
- 1.25 oz Cocchi Rosa
- 2 dashes Dr. Adam Elmegirab Spanish Bitters
Stir and strain into an old fashioned glass with rocks. Garnish with 2 brandied cherries on a spear dipped in bitters.
Lysa’s Last Stand – For those awkward moments when your spouse tells you he really only loved your sister. Inspired by an Aviation…you know, cuz she flies when she dies. It contains Lemon, Crème Yvette, Sorel and Applejack – L Y S A. You see what we did there?
- 3/4 oz lemon
- 1/2 oz Crème Yvette
- 1/2 oz Jack from Brooklyn’s Sorel
- 1.5 oz applejack
- barspoon of powdered sugar
Shake and strain into a coupe.