The Radisson Blu at Mall of America is celebrating its fifth birthday in June! And it has a younger sibling in town. The Radisson Red is in downtown Minneapolis and is the only hotel of its kind in the United States. We had a bit of sibling rivalry in the studio. Bartenders Taylor Shaver from FireLake Grill House and Cocktail Bar and Britt Benner from OUIBar + KTCHN inside Radisson Red sling up some red, white and blue inspired drinks.
The Big Ooh Ahh Muddle together 4 raspberries and 4 blueberries in a shaker tin Add • 1.5 oz. tequila • 1 oz. simple syrup • 1 oz. blood orange juice • Shake and double strain into a coupe glass. • Pour 1/2 oz. Tattersall Blueberry • Garnish with a blueberry and raspberry skewer Old Glory Breeze Ingredients: 2.5 ounces of El Jimador tequila 1 ounce lime juice half cup of pineapple juice 3 and a half cups of ice 1.5 ounces simple syrup .5 ounces Peach Schnapps half a cup of Sweet & Sour Mix splash of grenadine splash of Blue Curacao starfruit to garnish.
Recipe: Combine tequila, lime juice, pineapple juice, simple syrup, peach schnapps, sweet & sour mix and ice in a blender. Pour into tall glass, top with a splash of grenadine and Blue Curacao then garnish with starfruit.