2011 Super Bowl Cocktails

The Touchdown T-Bird
  • 1 oz. Ketel One Vodka
  • 1/4 oz. Orange Liqueur
  • 1/4oz. Aperol
  • 1 1/2 oz. Orange Juice

Pour ingredients into a cocktail shaker and shake well. Serve in a cocktail glass and garnish with an orange wedge.

Minted Man in Motion
  • 2 oz. Ketel One vodka
  • 1 oz. Fresh Lime Juice
  • 1 oz. Simple Syrup
  • 3 cucumbers
  • 4 mint leaves

Muddle mint, cucumber and simple syrup in a mixing glass. Add Ketel One and lime juice and shake with ice. Strain over fresh ice in a high ball glass and garnish with a slice of cucumber.

Cilantro Quarterback Blitz
  • 2 oz. Ketel One Vodka
  • 1 oz. Club Soda
  • 3/4 oz. Fresh Lime Juice
  • 3/4 oz. Simple Syrup
  • 4 Slices Cucumber
  • 5 Cilantro Leaves

In a cocktail shaker, muddle the cucumber and cilantro leaves. Add ice, Ketel One Vodka, lime juice and simple syrup and shake well. Strain mixture into a glass full of fresh ice, top with club soda and garnish with a lime wedge.

Red Zone Refresher
  • 1 oz. Ketel One Citroen
  • 1/4 oz. Grand Marnier
  • 2 oz. Grapefruit Juice
  • Club Soda
  • 1 Lemon
  • 1 Lime
  • 1 Orange

In a cocktail shaker, muddle 1 lemon slice, a lime slice and 4 orange slices. Fill shaker with ice and add Ketel One Citroen, Grand Marnier and grapefruit juice. Shake vigorously and strain into a highball glass filled with fresh ice. Top off with club soda, garnish with an orange wedge and enjoy.

Whether you are rooting for the Pittsburgh Steelers or the Green Bay Packers this Super Bowl, everyone can win with these team-inspired cocktails created specifically for the big game. Mark Drew, renowned mixologist and Herradura Tequila's brand ambassador would like to share two easy-to-make, cocktails sure to please both Steelers and Packer fans alike.

Photo Credit: Paola Garcia

Black and Gold Punch
Here we are making a great Superbowl version of a classic Jamaican drink, the Stout punch. Black and Gold being the Steelers colors represented by Stout for Black and Herradura Reposado tequila for gold.
  • 1 oz. Herradura Reposado Tequila
  • 10 oz. Stout
  • 1/2 cup Condensed milk (sweetened)
  • 1/16 tsp. Nutmeg
  • 1/16 tsp. Cinnamon

Pour all ingredients into a mixing bowl and combine with a whisk. Strain into a chilled beer mug and serve.

Green Bay Margarita
This twist on a margarita is a great way to celebrate Green Bay's place in the finals. Green Bay's team colors - green and gold - are represented through pineapple and fresh mint.
  • 1 1/2 oz. Herradura Reposado
  • 3/4 oz. Fresh pressed lime juice
  • 10-12 Mint Leaves
  • 1/2 oz. Simple syrup
  • 4 x 1 inch cubes Pineapple

Place pineapple and mint into a Boston shaker and crush with a muddler. Add ice to the shaker. Add all the liquid ingredients. Shake hard, and then strain into a chilled cocktail glass.

In honor of this Sunday's Big Game, Hornitos Premium Tequila has created some tasty tequila cocktails sure to score points, no matter what team you root for

The Steel Curtain
Pair with a Terrible Towel and enjoy.
  • 2 parts Hornitos Plata Tequila
  • 4 parts beer of your choice
  • 2 parts Lemon-Lime Soda

Mix in a large glass with ice. Garnish with a lime. Serve and enjoy.

The Old-Fashioned Cheesehead
A classic cocktail for a classic team with a Wisconsin twist.
  • 2 parts Hornitos Anejo Tequila
  • 2-3 dashes of bitters
  • Agave nectar to taste (desired level of sweetness)

Add nectar and bitters to an old-fashioned glass and stir. Add ice and Hornitos Tequila then stir well. Top off glass with ice and garnish with a chunk of sharp Wisconsin cheddar cheese.