“Holiday Cocktail Bar,” a new app for iPhone and Android offers dozens of easy-to-make, seasonal and artisanal cocktail recipes such as the Peppermint Martini (above) perfect for entertaining this time of year. A lot of women stress out about being the “hostess with the most-ess” this month and “Holiday Cocktail Bar” will make entertaining so much easier. Each cocktail comes with easy-to-follow instructions, a beautiful photo (great for comparing the final product), a glossary of industry terms, additional recipes for homemade mixers and garnishes, and tips on where to find ingredients.
“Holiday Cocktail Bar” includes original recipes from by James Beard-honored mixologist and author Kim Haasarud who takes a seasonal and artisanal approach to her cocktails.
A few innovative cocktails include:
- Chocolate Conquistador – anejo tequila, Pedro Ximenez sherry, chocolate sauce, half & half, chocolate shavings
- Red Velvet – raspberry sorbet, bourbon, orange juice, cranberry juice, soda water, raspberry garnish
- Mistletoe Martini – black raspberry vodka, lemon juice, simple syrup, cranberry juice, rosemary sprigs.
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The app is available on iTunes for only ($1.99)
iPhone users can download here: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/holiday-bar/id402869629?mt=8.
Android users can download “Holiday Cocktail Bar” directly from their device or here: http://www.appbrain.com/app/com.appetizermedia.holidaybar?install.