Three Cocktails to Celebrate Father's Day
To inspire your Father's Day drinks menu, three leading bartenders share cocktail recipes that bring out the rich, complex characters of premium whiskies.
Authors: Tim Philips, Manabu Ohtake and Erik Lorincz
Estimated reading time: 2 minutes
THREE COCKTAILS TO CELEBRATE FATHER'S DAY
Father's Day is a great occasion to create cocktails that give guests the opportunity to celebrate their much-loved dads and father figures.
To inspire your Father's Day drinks menu, we asked leading bartenders Tim Philips, Manabu Ohtake and Erik Lorincz to share cocktails that bring out the rich, complex characters of premium whiskies using flavour accents like ginger, orange, walnut and a variety of teas.
248 Ways to Drink Johnnie Walker
A well-balanced blend of sweetness, spice, smokiness, and fruitiness. This cocktail uses Johnnie Walker Blue Label, sugar syrup, bitters and flavoured ice. Johnnie Walker Blue Label.
- Father's Day Celebration: Father's Day offers a wonderful occasion to commemorate and celebrate father figures in our guests’ lives through thoughtfully crafted cocktails.
- Elevating the Whiskey Experience: By complementing premium whiskies with diverse elements such as teas, syrups, and bitters, these cocktails offer guests an immersive exploration of flavours beyond traditional sipping.
- Embracing Crafted Experiences: Bars have an exciting opportunity to create memorable guest experiences by featuring these handcrafted cocktails or creating custom signature cocktails for their Father’s Day menus.
As bars seek innovative ways to welcome more customers, Father’s Day presents an excellent opportunity to curate a distinctive cocktail menu and invite guests to pay special tribute to the fathers and father figures who have enriched their lives.
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