Round two of the 2013 cocktail contests is now underway. The theme for the February contest is "green cocktails" and the winning drink will be featured just in time for the greenest party holiday of them all, St. Patrick's Day.
Green. What to do? The first thing that comes to mind is to use a green-colored spirit or mixer - think Chartreuse, Midori, absinthe, green tea products, etc. Secondly, you could go the fresh greens route and feature lime, mint, cilantro, basil, kiwi or any other green produce to be the feature of the drink. Those are just a few ideas to get you started (here are a few more), but this is a rather open-ended theme and I'm sure all of you will have some terrific drinks to share.
The deadline for this contest is Sunday, February 24, so it's time to get mixing.
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