The Oscar Bait Recipe

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The Oscar Bait Recipe

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Despite being two of the highest-paid men in Hollywood, Brad and George have pretty simple tastes when it comes to alcohol. George is a whiskey man, and Brad sticks to beer. This cocktail marries the two with a touch of muddled basil, so it’s a manly drink with a touch of glam, perfect for Lake Como Clooney and his sidekick, Mr. Jolie-Pitt.

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1
Servings
117
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 4 small basil leaves
  • 1/2 Teaspoon agave nectar
  • 1 Ounce whiskey
  • 3 Ounces honey ale (This recipe used Evolution Craft Brewing Co. Sprung, but there are many delicious alternatives).

Directions

Muddle basil and agave nectar until fragrant, place in the bottom of a chilled glass, cover with ice. Add whiskey and tir until blended. Pour beer over mixture, stir again. Play elaborate practical joke on an unsuspecting Matt Damon.

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Nutritional Facts

Sugar
2g
N/A
Protein
0.4g
0.9%
Carbs
6g
2%
Vitamin A
4µg
N/A
Vitamin C
0.3mg
0.5%
Vitamin K
6µg
8%
Calcium
6mg
1%
Fiber
0.2g
0.8%
Folate (food)
6µg
N/A
Folate equivalent (total)
6µg
2%
Magnesium
6mg
2%
Niacin (B3)
0.5mg
2.3%
Phosphorus
14mg
2%
Potassium
28mg
1%
Sodium
4mg
N/A
Sugars, added
2g
N/A

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