Back Surf

Back Surf

We've been inspired by our local outdoor adventurers, so this month's cocktails pay tribute to white water terms. If you're a paddler you know to watch out for back surf … when a hydraulic pulls your boat back into a surf, unwillingly. Don't get sucked ...

Sarah Murphy

June 2, 2017

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Carry On Wayward Rum

Carry On Wayward Rum

"Carry on my wayward son for there'll be peace when you are done …" Our latest Rocktail gives a nod to this Kansas hit. We present to you the delightfully refreshing Carry On Wayward Rum. Here's what you need: 1 1/2 oz spiced rum 1 oz G ...

Sarah Murphy

March 30, 2017

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Gin Genie

Gin Genie

Are you ready for another Rocktail? Inspired by David Bowie's "Jean Genie" we give you the Gin Genie! Here's what you need: Fresh blueberries Lemon wedge 1 1/2 oz gin 1 oz Limoncello SweetShine Club soda Start by adding a lemo ...

Sarah Murphy

March 29, 2017

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Bramble On

Bramble On

"And though our health we drank a thousand times, it's time to ramble on …" -Led Zeppelin Inspired by Led Zeppelin's classic rock song, Ramble On, here is the first in a series of Rocktails (cocktails that rock!) from Bloomery SweetShine! This one is ...

Sarah Murphy

March 24, 2017

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Sunset Mojito

Sunset Mojito

July is hot and humid here in the Blue Ridge Mountains, but we've got just the thing to keep you cool. You'll need: 1/2 lime, sliced 8-10 mint leaves, plus sprig for garnish 1 oz Cranberry Clementine SweetShine 1 1/2 oz rum club soda ...

Sarah Murphy

July 6, 2016

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SummerWine

SummerWine

Here it is, a drink slightly transformed … just a bit of a break from the norm. What you need: 2 oz Cranberry Clementine SweetShine 2 oz lemonade 1 oz fruity red wine fresh mint Fill a glass with ice. Pour 2 oz Cranberry ...

Sarah Murphy

June 5, 2016

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Sunny T

Sunny T

  Today is a perfect day to sit on the back porch with a tall glass of iced tea mixed with our seasonal Cranberry Clementine. Did you know T created this flavor with her pal, Moe? Well done, gals! So this one's for T, in honor of her upc ...

Sarah Murphy

April 13, 2016

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Appalachian Sour

Appalachian Sour

Stuck in that limbo between summer and fall? Here's a cocktail that suits both seasons. What you'll need: 1 oz Limoncello SweetShine 2 oz Bourbon (or any other spirit you like) 3/4 oz fresh Lemon Juice 1 oz fruity Red Wine 8-10 fres ...

Sarah Murphy

September 9, 2015

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