by Cascade Ice on February 27, 2014
Watching the Academy Awards isn’t the same without a glam cocktail! We put together some festive drink recipes you can mix up and enjoy during the ceremony, guilt-free. Even if your favorite celebrities don’t go home with an Oscar, Cascade Ice’s zero-calorie waters can help you make the most of the star-studded night.
Start the night off with a refreshing Golden Statuette Spritzer. Pour 3oz of chilled champagne into your glass and add 2oz of Cascade Ice’s Zero-Calorie McIntosh Apple. Garnish the glass with some apple slices to sip away!
Turn up the glam factor with a Red Carpentini! Mix together 3oz of Cascade Ice Zero-Calorie Huckleberry Blackberry, 1.5oz of gin, a dash of orange liqueur and some crushed ice. Pour the cocktail into your glass and garnish with some fresh berries for a fruity kick!
Have your own award show after party with an Independent Spirit. Begin with 6oz of Cascade Ice Zero-Calorie Strawberry Lemonade. Mix in 2.5oz of Limoncello and a touch of honey. Slice some oranges to garnish and enjoy!
Make sure to check out our Where to Buy Map so you can stock up on Cascade Ice before the Oscars on Sunday night. Happy sipping!
by Cascade Ice on February 20, 2014
As the XXII Olympic Winter Games come to a close, make sure you have one last hurrah for Team USA and their accomplishments! Get some friends together, kick back, and salute all the athletes with some tasty, festive drink recipes inspired by Cascade Ice.
The Gold Medal
- 1 oz Peach Mango Cascade Ice
- ¾ oz Cointreau
- 2 oz rum
- ¾ oz fresh lemon juice
- Top off the drink with ¾ oz of Cointreau
Combine the Cointreau, rum, Peach Mango Cascade Ice, and lemon juice together in a cocktail shaker. Stir and then strain into a glass. Salute to the gold medal winners!
- 1 oz Pomegranate Berry Cascade Ice
- 3 oz cherry-flavored vodka
- ½ oz triple sec
- Splash of fresh lime juice
- Pineapple garnish
Combine the vodka, triple sec, and Pomegranate Berry Cascade Ice in a cocktail shaker. Strain into a tall glass, garnish with a pineapple wedge and enjoy!
- 1/2 oz Black Raspberry Cascade Ice
- 2 oz half & half
- 1/2 oz chocolate syrup
- Garnish with a maraschino cherry
Simply pour all ingredients over ice in an Old Fashioned glass and garnish with maraschino cherry. For something extra delicious, trade out the half & half for extra rich and luscious chocolate milk. Yum!
Have fun and enjoy!
by Cascade Ice on February 6, 2014
Have you thought about what you’ll be making for your honey this Valentine’s Day? Let Cascade Ice help with some delicious, romantic (and guilt-free) cocktails that will make your date say yum!
Love Potion Pizzazz
- 2 oz. Cascade Ice Pomegranate Berry
- 1 oz. vodka
- Garnish of cherries
- Garnish of orange (optional)
To mix up the irresistible potion, mix 2oz of Cascade Ice’s Pomegranate Berry with 1oz of vodka. Add a garnish of fresh cherries and you’re ready to go!
Passion Pucker-Up Cocktail
- 3 oz. Cascade Ice Black Raspberry
- 1.5 oz. tequila
- Orange wedge
Mix up this tantalizing drink by pouring 1.5oz of tequila and 3oz of Cascade Ice Black Raspberry over crushed ice into your mixer. Next, add the juice of a lime wedge and a handful of raspberries. Garnish the cocktail with an orange wedge and you’re ready to serve!
- 4 oz. Cascade Ice Pink Grapefruit
- 10 oz. whipped vodka
Mix 1oz of whipped vodka, 4oz of Cascade Ice Pink Grapefruit, the juice of a lemon wedge and a handful of ice in a mixer. Pour the cocktail into a chilled glass and garnish with lemon wedges.
Pomegranate Berry Martini
- 2 oz. citrus vodka
- ½ oz. fresh lemon juice
- ¼ oz. Cascade Ice Pomegranate Berry
- 1 oz. simple syrup
If your day needs a little something special, try this Pomegranate Berry Martini! Shake all the ingredients well in a martini shaker full of ice, and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with an orange peel and serve!
Looking for more Valentine’s Day date ideas? Check out our Valentine’s Pinterest board for tons of inspiration!
by Cascade Ice on January 30, 2014
Super Bowl XLVIII is right around the corner, and that means football and fun! We’re proud of our hometown team the Seattle Seahawks, but regardless of who you cheer for, it’s sure to be a great game! Football, combined with award-winning commercials, a pumped up half-time show and party food favorites make the Super Bowl the perfect time for a get together. Whether you’re hosting or attending a Super Bowl party, here are some festive Cascade Ice drinks to make it a show stopper.
- 2 oz. vodka
- 4 oz. of Cascade Ice Margarita Mixer
- 0.5 oz. of Blue Curacao liquor
Pour vodka into shaker, add Cascade Ice Margarita mixer and Blue Curacao and shake. Pour into margarita glass, garnish rim with salt. Enjoy!
The Denver Sparkler
- 6 oz. coconut rum
- 2 oz. Cascade Ice Coconut
- 4 oz. Midori melon liqueur
- 1 splash sweet and sour mix
- 1 splash Sprite soda
Fill a glass with ice. Mix the coconut rum, Cascade Ice Coconut, melon liqueur, sweet and sour mix and Sprite together and stir. Enjoy!
Show off these delicious drinks at your Super Bowl party and tell us what you think! Enjoy!