Let’s raise a glass to the Dallas Stars! 2020 Western Conference Champions, heading into the Stanley Cup finals for the first time in twenty years! We have been watching a lot of Dallas Stars hockey lately, and New Amsterdam Vodka is playing a key role as a presenting sponsor for the playoffs. In the grand scheme of vodka, it isn’t the fanciest, and definitely not the most expensive, but it is a solid brand with a variety of flavor options that create tasty cocktails, even when just mixed with soda and lime.
Walking into your local liquor store to pick up a bottle of vodka can be somewhat daunting, especially if you literally have no idea what kind of vodka you are looking for. Produced from corn (the same thing as Bourbon), New Amsterdam Vodka is five-time distilled, and three times filtered, the 100 proof spirit is smooth, silky, and very easy to enjoy. In a variety of flavors including grapefruit, mango, lemon, and red berry.
Mix up one of these as you watch the Dallas Stars in their Stanley Cup run, and fingers crossed we have a successful end to this season…can’t we all use a little bright light in this weird 2020 year. #Cheers
In honor of our captain, Jamie Benn.
1 ½ oz. New Amsterdam® Vodka
4 oz. Zing Xang Bloody Mary Mix
2 dases Tobassco
2 dashes Worcestershire sauce
A squeeze of a lemon wedge
Garnish with Lime and Celery
Instructions: Add ingredients into a Collins glass filled with ice and stir together to combine/chill. Garnish with lemon and celery.
Hat Trick High Ball
We will be praying for and enjoying several of these throughout the final.
2 oz. New Amsterdam Vodka
6 oz. club soda
Juice of 1/2 lime
Fresh mint for garnish
Instructions: Add crushed or cubed ice to a high ball glass. Top with vodka, soda, lime, and stir. Slap a few sprigs of mint between your hands to release the aromas and oils, and stir into the cocktail.
In honor of our amazing goalie, Khudobin
2 oz. New Amsterdam Lemon Vodka
½ oz. Simple Syrup
½ oz. Lime Juice
3 oz. Ginger Beer
Garnish with Lime & Mint
Instructions: Add ingredients into a mule mug filled with ice and stir together to combine/chill. Garnish with lime and mint.
Coconut Conference Champs
Bravo to the Western Conference Champions, the Dallas Stars!
3 parts New Amsterdam Coconut Vodka
2 cups ice
2 bananas, diced
2 ripe mangos, diced
Juice of 1 lime and 1 lemon
Instructions: Add all ingredients to a blender and blend until frothy, frozen, and smooth. Enjoy while celebrating the Stars’ championship season!
Legends In The Making Lemonade
2 parts New Amsterdam Raspberry Vodka
2 parts Lemonade
2 parts Prosecco
Garnish with Lemon Wheels, Strawberries, and Raspberries
Instructions: Add ingredients into a rocks glass filled with ice and stir together to combine/chill. Garnish with lemon wheels, strawberries, or raspberries.