Recipes

Sweater Weather September 01 2016


Combine in a glass over ice. Stir well, enjoy.


The Cosmos September 01 2016


Combine all in shaker over ice.  Shake, shake, shake it.  Strain into coupe glass.  Garnish with a sprig of thyme.


The Animal July 22 2016

Combine all but sparkling water and bitters in a shaker full of ice. Shake and strain into a glass. Top with sparkling water and bitters.


The Ripple July 13 2016

Cocktail courtesy of Nathanael Sprague, The Rusty Nail

Combine in a mule mug over ice. Garnish with lemon.

Mix. Drink. Repeat as necessary.


The Pineapple Pony May 31 2016

Combine all but sparkling water in a shaker full of ice. Shake and strain into glass. Top with sparkling water. Garnish with stemmed cherry.


The Sassy Apple May 12 2016

Muddle 2 apple slices in a shaker, add ice, vodka and vinegar. Shake and strain into a glass. Top with bitters and sparkling water. Garnish with another slice of apple.

 

 


Respect Your Elder April 20 2016

Combine all but sparkling water in a shaker full of ice. Shake and strain into a glass. Top with sparkling water.


McClary Cosmo April 20 2016

Combine all ingredients in a shaker full of ice. Shake and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with orange peel.

 


The Cherry Tree April 20 2016

Combine first three ingredients into a shaker full of ice. Shake and strain into a glass over ice. Top with cherry cola and bitters.

 

 

 


Purple Rain April 20 2016

Combine first four ingredients into a shaker full of ice. Shake and strain into glass. Top with ginger beer and bitters. 

 


Pineapple Pimmrose March 30 2016

Combine all ingredients into a shaker filled with ice. 
Shake and strain into a glass.

Picnic in the Park March 30 2016

Combine all in a shaker full of ice. Shake and strain into a fancy glass.

Cranberry Shutout December 16 2015

Shake. Strain over ice. Garnish with orange peel.


McClary's Mule December 16 2015

Shake vodka and drinking vinegar, strain over ice into a stainless steel-lined copper mug. Top with ginger beer

Our Pairing Suggestions:
Cranberry + bourbon/vodka
Apple Pie + bourbon/spiced rum/whiskey
Beet & Carrot + gin/spiced rum/tequila
Lemon & Ginger + gin/vodka/whiskey

 


The Can Can December 12 2015

Valentine Distilling Co. - Ferndale, MI

Shake in ice, strain into lowball glass of ice.  Add muddled orange peel.

The White Basil November 30 2015

Local Restaurant & Bar - Ferndale, MI

  • 1.5 oz Valentine White Blossom Vodka
  • 1 oz Nessa Albarino
  • .5 oz Vanilla Simple
  • .75 oz  McClary Bros. Michigan Basil Drinking Vinegar

 Shake all ingredients and serve. Garnish with basil leaf.


Tatanka November 30 2015

 

Shake all ingredients and fine strain into a chilled cocktail glass or coupe.