Recipes: Falling Satellite Cocktails

Recipes: Falling Satellite Cocktails

This weekend a NASA satellite will come crashing to earth… and no one knows where. (The odds of someone, somewhere getting hit by a piece are about 1 in 3,200.) In honor of the event, the Cellar Bar at the Bryant Park Hotel in Manhattan has three cocktails on offer for the rest of the month. Try them in your bomb shelter.

Lonely Satellite (adapted Russian Satellite cocktail)
1 oz. of Raspberry vodka
½ oz. of Raspberry liqueur
1 oz. of Milk
1 oz. of Crème de Cacao
1 oz. of Raspberry Puree

Method: Shake all ingredients well then pour it into glass. Garnish: Raspberry Floating in the middle. Glass: Martini

Duck and Cover
1 ½ oz of Beefeater Gin
1 tsp. of brown sugar
½ oz. fresh lime juice
1 egg white
1 oz of strawberry puree

Method: Shake every ingredient inside the shaker. Then pour the concoction into glass. Garnish: mint leaf floating on top. Glass: Martini

Mir Space Station
2 oz. vodka
1 oz. Crème de Cassis
2 fresh squeezes of lemon juice
1 dash of simple syrup
Top with club soda

Build it. Garnish: Orchid on a rim. Glass: Highball

Christopher Null is the founder and editor in chief of Drinkhacker. A veteran writer and journalist, he also operates Null Media, a bespoke content creation company.

1 Comment

  1. al green on September 25, 2011 at 12:57 pm

    Well it’s crude but apropriate…
    pour half of glass of 7up and fill the glass with vodka stir a little
    Now drink half and fill with vodka
    and repeat until you see the stars ;-)
    Best regards from central europe

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