These classics with a twist are good anytime, but fun to share during Super Bowl week. Since I have lived in New York and Boston, I am a fan of both teams and drinks.
Boston sidecar with mango
1 oz rum
1/2 oz brandy
1/2 oz triple sec
1/4 oz lime juice
1/4-1/2 oz mango juice to taste
Pour ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice.
Shake well and strain into a a chilled cocktail glass.
Optional garnish with a slice of mango.
Manhattan with big apple liqueur
1/2 oz bourbon
1/4 oz Amaretto Di Saronno
1/4 oz apple pucker liqueur
1 oz cranberry juice
Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker.
Add ice and shake well for over 30 seconds.
Strain into a chilled martini glass.
Optional garnish with a cherry or apple slice.