GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. -- If you enjoy a nice cocktail, there is a great event for you. Minnesota Monthly Magazine is presenting its 4th Annual Fine Spirits Classic, with more than 60 spirits to sample from all over the world.
Callie Andersen, Marketing and PR Manager of Minnesota Monthly, came by KARE 11 Saturday to discuss the event.
Andersen also shared a few drink recipes that will be featured at the Fine Spirits Classic.
Recipe Courtesy of Lake Superior Vodka
2 oz. Lake Superior Vodka
1/2 oz. grapefruit juice
3/4 oz. lime juice
3/4 oz. simple syrup
Combine ingredients in an ice-filled shaker and shake until chilled. Pour into a cocktail glass.
Recipe Courtesy of Uncle Val's Botanical Gin
1 1/2 oz. Uncle Val's Botanical Gin
1/2 fresh lime
1/2 oz. simple syrup
In a shaker muddle mint, lime & simple syrup. Add UVBG, ice and shake. Pour into a highball glass, top with soda and ice.
Recipe Courtesy of George Dickel No. 12® Whisky
1.3 oz. George Dickel No. 12® Whisky
1 tsp. cane syrup
1 lemon disc (pinched)
Recipe Courtesy of Casamigos Tequila
1 1/2 Parts Casamigos Blanco Tequila
3/4 Part Fresh Lime Juice
1/2 Part Agave Nectar
5 to 8 Raspberries
Combine all ingredients with ice. Shake and pour into
Minnesota Monthly's 4th Annual Fine Spirits Classic is Thursday, July 30, 2015, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Minneapolis Event Centers. There will be over 60 different spirits to sample, along with hors
General Admission tickets are $45 in advance online, or $55 at the door.
SAVE $5 with promo code KARE online at Fine Spirits Classic.