This post is sponsored by ANGOSTURA. All comments and opinions are my own.
Making cocktails at home can be fun… and pretty simple too!
The best part, you don’t need to be a professional to make a tasty cocktail. While it might seem intimidating at first, making a great cocktail at home is totally doable. The only thing that your local bar (or favorite restaurant) has going for them is that they have all the right supplies. But don’t worry, a trip to Publix is all it takes to get ready to whip up something amazing.
With a few key ingredients, you can serve up delicious drinks like the one you see above. A Classic Mojito is the quick and easy summertime drink. The best part is that you don’t need a ton of ingredients for great taste. A few quality ingredients combine for a smooth and refreshing cocktail that just can’t be beat. It’s a little sweet and a little sour with a minty bite. And to balance all those flavors, you need a few dashes of ANGOSTURA bitters.
ANGOSTURA aromatic bitters add a layer of complexity, intensifies the flavor of other ingredients, counteracts the harshness of acidic contents and decreases the harshness of spirits. ANGOSTURA aromatic bitters are classic and incredibly versatile. In existence since 1824, these bottles are a must-have ingredient in any bar or kitchen. They are the key to many delicious cocktails, including this Classic Mojito. Grab a few ingredients the next time you shop at Publix and serve up a little summer refreshment.
- 10 - 12 mint leaves with stems (+ additional for garnish)
- 1 - 1/2 tbsp granulated sugar (or more to taste)
- 1 oz fresh lime juice
- 2- 1/2 oz ounces white rum
- 2 oz club soda (more to taste)
- 2 dashes ANGOSTURA aromatic bitters
- Lime wedges - for garnish
- In a sturdy cocktail glass, add the mint, sugar and fresh lime juice.
- Muddle the mint with the lime juice and sugar until gently bruised and fragrant.`
- Stir in the rum then add the ice and the club soda.
- Add the ANGOSTURA bitters and garnish with additional mint and lime wedges.
But the uses for ANGOSTURA bitters doesn’t stop at the bar top. In addition to aromatic bitters, ANGOSTURA also has orange bitters and cocoa bitters. The team of three round out all the pairings you’ll ever need – aromatic is perfect for classic cocktails, orange pairs well with tequila, vodka, and gin, and cocoa is great for aged spirits like brandy or cognac as well as anything coffee or chocolate.
Need to restock? You are in luck as we have a high value coupon offer to help you grab a bottle of ANGOSTURA bitters for your favorite drinks and recipes. Gather a few ingredients and kick back with a delicious cocktail and save NOW at Publix.
So what are you waiting for? Start dashing! ANGOSTURA bitters has been turning drinks into cocktails for almost 200 years.