Regardless if dad, grandpa, or another significant fatherly figure first became a proud papa at the turn of the century or in 2013, there’s a drink for each and every one of them. Here’s a plethora of picks for the male parent who helped us grow up to our present selves.
With so many music festivals; peace, love and spring was always in the air. If pops prefers popping open a Mike's Hard Lemonade Shandy, we'll admire his counterculture and experimental attitude. If he's feeling really groovy, and a bit more earthy, we'll positively suggest this festive concoction by Quinn Stephenson of Coyote Cafe, The Den and Geronimo.
- 2 Granny Smith Apples, puréed
- 1/4 Teaspoon calcium powder
- 3 Ounces sugar
- 7 Ounces water
- 1/2 Ounce fresh lime juice
- A heaping handful of thyme sprigs
- 4 Ounces citrus vodka
Chill a martini glass. In a shaker, combine 2.5 oz of citrus vodka with 2.5 oz of green apple puree and 1 oz of thyme simple syrup. Shake vigorously and strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with a sprig of thyme. Spray-mist thyme simple syrup on top of the finished cocktail