Get Your Drink On For Election Night With These Delicious Cocktails

Tue, November 6, 2012 5:57pm EDT by Add first Comment
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Election Day is here and what better way to celebrate than with a drink in your hand. So get comfortable and kick back one of these tasty political treats.

Who knew politics could taste so good. Ring in the next four years with the ObamaMama, Romney Red Rush or the Political Partini. HollywoodLife.com has got you covered with some yummy treats for this year’s 2012 Presidential Election.

The First Lady

2oz gin
1oz Cointreau
0.5oz Fresh lemon juice

Directions: Pour into a shaker with ice

Romney Red Rush

4 parts MARTINI® Asti (chilled)
½ part strawberry puree
½ part rose syrup

Directions: Pour puree and rose syrup into a flute glass and mix well. Top with MARTINI® Asti. Garnish with a strawberry slice.

ObamaMama

4 parts MARTINI ® Asti (chilled)
½ part liqueur
½ part blue curaçao
lemon twist

Directions: Pour liqueur and blue curaçao into a flute glass. Squeeze in a twist of lemon. Fill with MARTINI® Asti.

Cointreaupolitician

1 oz Cointreau
¾ oz lime juice
1 oz cranberry juice
1½ oz vodka

Directions: Pour into a cocktail shaker with ice cubes, shake well, then pour into a chilled martini glass.

Red

Found at: NYC’s Ainsworth Park

Ciroc Berry 1.5oz
Grenadine .5oz
Lemon Juice .5oz

Directions: Strain into Flute, Top w/ Champagne

Blue

Ciroc Peach 1.5
Peach Liqueur .5
Lemon Juice .5

Directions: Strain into Flute, Top w/ Champagne

Political Partini

Found at: 121 Fulton Street

1 1/2 oz Baileys
1oz Ciroc Red Berry
Drop of Blue Curacao for color
1/2 oz Grenadine
2 oz Heavy Cream

Directions: Shake and strain liquor into chilled glass, Add Grenadine slowly so it falls to the bottom, Shake heavy cream; top drink with whipped cream, Top with a raspberry

Elephant Mule

Found at: NYC’s The Tippler

1.5 G’vine Gin
.75 blue curacao
.75 chili hibiscus syrup*
1 lemon
2 dashes Moroccan bitters

Green Party Peace-tini

1 1/2 oz Familia Camarena Reposado Tequila
1/2 oz Sour Apple Liqueur
1/4 oz Agave Nectar
2 oz Lime Juice

Directions: Combine liquids in cocktail shaker with ice. Shake to blend and chill. Strain into chilled martini glass. Garnish with a fan of thinly sliced green apples.

Blue Drink

Found at NYC’s R Lounge

Blue Margarita
Jose Cuervo Tradiciona
Cointreau
Blue Curacao
Fresh Lime Juice
Simple Syrup

Red Drink

Found at NYC’s R Lounge

Black Raspberry Martini
Black Raspberry Belvedere
Raspberry Puree
Fresh Lime Juice
Simple Syrup
Champagne

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