Super Bowl 46 is here! And sipping a libation is as much a part of the game as pigskin and chicken wings. Here are 2 great cocktails to enjoy while rooting for your favorite team.
Manning Special: Cool and calm under pressure – this is a drink befitting a field-general
-- 1/4 cup fresh blueberries
-- 1 small lime wedge
-- 1 1/2 teaspoons sugar
-- 1 1/2 ounces gin
-- 1/2 oz grenadine
-- 2 oz chilled club soda
Preparation: Muddle 15 blueberries with the lime wedge and sugar. Add the gin and ice and shake well. Strain into a highball glass half-filled with ice, top with the club soda and garnish with the remaining blueberries.
Brady Bomb: One of the greatest players of all-time begets a drink fitting his explosive and game-changing ability.
-- 1 oz cherry vodka
-- 3 oz Red Bull energy drink
-- 1 splash grenadine syrup
Preparation: Pour vodka and Red Bull energy drink into a small glass. Add grenadine slowly so it sinks to the bottom without mixing for a layered effect.