Ah, the allure of a finely crafted cocktail! If I said I discovered a drink that perfectly combines the robustness of bourbon and rum with the nuanced flavors of Graham + Fisk red wine, would you believe me? Well, get your shakers ready and let me guide you on this wonderful journey. It’s not just any cocktail. It is THE Pan Am Sour, reinvented.
The unique ingredient: Graham + Fisk’s red wine
Before we dive into the method, let’s talk about wine. Have you ever tasted a wine so deliciously jammy that it transports you straight to the sunny vineyards of California? This is precisely what Graham + Fisk red wine do. Harmonious blend of Merlot and Zinfandel, its pomegranate notes And round finish are sure to enhance any cocktail, including our Pan Am Sour.
Why the Pan Am Sour Stands Out
Now why should you care about this drink, you ask? The Pan Am Sour is not just a mixture of flavors. It’s an experience. The symphony of fruity, tangy and strong elements engages the senses in a dance of contrasts.
Ingredients you will need
- Orange juice: 0.25 ounce
- Fresh lemon juice: 0.75 oz
- Simple syrup: 0.75 oz
- A funky rum of your choice: 0.75 oz
- Your favorite bourbon: 1.25 oz
- Graham + Fisk red wine: A generous topper
The Magic Behind Mixing: A Step-by-Step Guide
1. Gather your arsenal
Do you have your ingredients? Fantastic! Now, make sure you have a shaker, a juicer, and a glass just waiting to be filled.
2. Start with the basics
Pour your orange juice, simple syrup, rum, and bourbon into the shaker.
3. Freshness Overload
Using a juicer, extract the tangy goodness from the lemon and add it to the concoction in your shaker. Fresh fruit juices make all the difference, don’t you think?
4. The Trembling Adventure
Fill the shaker with ice. Shake it vigorously. Feel the rhythm and imagine the flavors melting together.
5. The big flow
Strain your delicious blend into your chosen glass.
6. Glaze correctly
Add a few ice cubes. Trust me; they’re not just for relaxing.
7. The Grand Finale: Graham + Fisk’s Touch
Now for the piece de resistance: complete your cocktail with Graham + Fisk red wine. Watch it float gracefully, adding that elegant finishing touch.
8. Treat yourself and enjoy it
Take a moment. Admire your creation. And then take a sip. Pure joy, isn’t it?
Tips for a Perfect Cocktail
- Always use fresh ingredients. They provide a luminosity that bottled products simply can’t match.
- When you add the wine, pour gently to let it float on top of your cocktail. It’s all about finesse!
The Art of Cocktail Making with Graham + Fisk’s
Making the Pan Am Sour is an art, a delicious blend of flavors and sensations. But what really elevates it is the contact of Graham + Fisk’s Red Victorye. So the next time you’re craving a concoction that’s both elegant and tempting, you’ll know what to mix. Cheers to tasty adventures and moments of pure delight!