What better way to end the summer than with some summertime cocktails from one of our personal favorite brands, Snake Oil Cocktail Company. At Gabi Events, we can’t think of a better way to unwind after a long week, than by sipping on one of our favorite summer cocktails to welcome in the weekend. Whether it’s the additional heat outside, back to school stress, or simply rounding out an exhausting work week, these refreshing recipes are guaranteed to leave those “summertime blues” at the door.
Founded in 2010, Snake Oil Cocktail Company is known as Southern California’s preeminent cocktail design and consulting firm. Snake Oil specializes in creative full-service beverage experiences for select bars, luxury events and award-winning restaurants nationwide. They remain true to their motto, ‘Drink Well,’ as they strongly believe in upholding the five fundamentals of culinary mixology: Simplicity, Seasonality, Quality, Creativity, and Taste.
We had the unique opportunity to get a sneak peek into the company’s signature drinks. They were even kind enough to provide us with a recipe for you to replicate at home. And it already has us wanting another round! So add these ingredients to your errand list and get mixing and sipping!
- Ginger Peach Old Fashioned- Bourbon, Smashed Peach, Muddled Orange Peel, Fresh Ginger, Cinnamon Bitters
- Picnic Punch- Bourbon, Crushed Watermelon, Smashed Red Bell Pepper, Pressed Lemon, Muddled Mint
- Strawberry Fields- Gin, Smashed Strawberries, Pressed Lime, Almond, Orange Flower Water, Muddled Mint
- 1 oz. Silver Tequila
- 2 oz. cucumber juice (leave peels on)
- .5 fresh lime juice
- .5 oz. agave nectar
- 5 basil leaves
Muddle basil leaves in a mixing tin. Add remaining ingredients and shake with ice. Strain through a tea strainer over fresh ice. Garnish with cucumber ribbons and enjoy!
For more information on their services, packages, and bookings please visit them at http://snakeoilcocktail.com/