Oscar Party: Specialty Cocktails Inspired By The Nominees
Hollywood’s biggest night of the year is less than a week away. The Oscars take place this coming Sunday the 27th, and we have the perfect party accessory for you… Specialty cocktails inspired by this year’s nominees!
These drink ideas are courtesy of DOBEL Tequila:
The Twisted Swan
Inspired by Black Swan
Best Picture, Best Actress – Natalie Portman, Best Director – Darren Aronofsky
1 1/2 oz Black Raspberry Liqueur
1 oz DOBEL Tequila
1/2 oz amaretto liqueur
Shake DOBEL Tequila & amaretto with ice.
Strain into chocolate rimmed martini glass.
Shake raspberry liqueur with ice & layer into martini glass.
The Punk Genius Billionaire
Inspired by The Social Network
Best Picture, Best Screenplay, Best Actor – Jessie Eisenberg, Best Director – David Fincher
2 oz. DOBEL Tequila
½ oz. Blue Curacao
Shake DOBEL tequila and blue curacao with ice.
Strain into a chilled martini glass.
Add tonic and garnish with a lemon.
Inspired by The Kids Are All Right
Best Picture, Best Screenplay, Best Supporting Actor – Mark Ruffalo,
Best Actress – Annette Benning
1.5 oz DOBEL Tequila
1 oz fresh lemon juice
1 oz simple syrup
1 oz club soda
6 medium-sized mint leaves
Muddle mint with simple syrup in a tall glass.
Add DOBEL tequila, lemon juice, and ice and shake vigorously.
Strain over fresh ice and garnish with lemon wheels.
The DOBEL Jab
Inspired by The Fighter
Best Picture, Best Screenplay, Best Supporting Actor – Christian Bale,
Best Supporting Actress – Amy Adams, Best Director – David O. Russell
1 1/2 oz DOBEL tequila
1/2 oz Creme de Cassis
1 lime wedge
Combine DOBEL tequila, orange curacao and vermouth with ice.
Shake and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
Garnish with a pineapple wedge.
The Vintage Sunrise
Inspired by 127 Hours
Best Picture, Best Screenplay, Best Actor – James Franco
1 oz Maestro DOBEL tequila
¾ oz crème de cassis
1 oz orange juice
1 orange wedge
Combine DOBEL Tequila, orange juice, crème de cassis and club soda with ice
Shake and strain over ice and garnish with a orange wedge.
About Dobel Diamond Tequila
Dobel is a luxurious silver tequila with the complexity of an aged spirit. Created by Juan-Domingo “Dobel” Beckmann, the sixth-generation leader of the world’s most prominent tequila-producing family, Dobel is diamond-clear – a result of a proprietary blending and filtration technique. Hand-crafted in Jalisco, Mexico, Dobel is a distinctive blend of three aged tequilas: Reposado (rested 15 months), Anejo (rested 24 months), and Extra-Anejo (rested for 36 months). Dobel is 40% Alc./Vol. and has a suggested retail price of $49.99. For more information, please visit: www.MaestroDobel.com.