Moonshine in Paradise

New Deal Cocktail Recipes

Moonshine in Paradise

The balance of tropical flavors in this martini is as delightful as a stroll along a moonlit beach.

  • 2 oz Rye White Dog Whiskey
  • 1/2 oz mandarin puree (recipe below)
  • 1/4 oz lemon juice
  • 1/4 oz hibiscus simple syrup (recipe below)
  • 1/4 oz New Deal Ginger Liqueur

Combine all ingredients and shake vigorously with ice. Strain into a martini glass. Garnish with orange and lemon peel.

Mandarin Puree

  • 3 tangerines (peeled and seeds removed)
  • 1 T sugar
  • 1 T lemon juice

Combined ingredients in blender. Blend on high until smooth.

Hibiscus Simple Syrup

  • 3/4 cup cold-brewed hibiscus tea
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup water

Heat sugar and water until sugar is fully dissolved. Combine with hibiscus tea.