Wednesday, 16 December 2015

Iced Jameson Matcha Chai

Iced Jameson Matcha Chai

Iced Jameson Matcha Chai
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Serves: 1 Serving
 
Ingredients
  • 1.5 oz DaVinci Gourmet Hawaiian Salted Caramel
  • 2 oz Oregon Chai Extra Spicy Super Concentrate
  • 5 oz Half & Half
  • 2 oz Jameson Whiskey
  • 1 tbsp Matcha Powder
Instructions
  1. Pulse-blend together, pour over ice.
  2. To make hot follow the same steps above, but without pouring over ice. Instead, go directly into heating the liquid.

 

Friday, 25 May 2012

Strawberry Basil Martini Cocktail Recipe

Strawberry Basil Martini
Recipe type: Cocktail
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Serves: 1
 
Ingredients
  • 3 strawberries
  • 3 basil leaves,
  • oz simple syrup
  • 2 oz vodka
  • 1 oz Big Train Real Fruit Strawberry Concentrate
  • ½ oz lime juice
Instructions
  1. Combine all ingredients in cocktail shaker.
  2. If you like more of a basil taste use spoon to muddle mixture before shaking.
  3. Shake
  4. Strain
  5. Pour
  6. Garnish with strawberry slice
  7. Enjoy!

Strawberry Basil Martini

Hope you LOVE the Strawberry Basil Martini Cocktail Recipe. For more information on Big Train Real Fruit Smoothie related products go here. To purchase Big Train Strawberry Tea Blast Fruit Smoothie mix go here. If you are interested in setting up a wholesale account to purchase Big Train products contact your distributor or register for an account with Big Train here.

Wednesday, 16 May 2012

Whiskey Peach Smash Cocktail Recipe

Whiskey Peach Smash
Recipe type: Cocktail
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Serves: 1
 
Looking for the perfect summer dinner party cocktail recipe? Try adding Whiskey Peach Smashes to your menu. Pair this with a great pasta meal or BBQ and Apple Pie. Yummm!
Ingredients
  • ½ peach
  • 3-4 fresh mint leaves
  • lemon wedge
  • 1oz. water
  • 1 oz Big Train peach real fruit concentrate
  • 1 oz simple syrup
  • 2 oz whiskey
  • Ice
Instructions
  1. Muddle all ingredients in cocktail shaker, except whiskey and ice.
  2. Then add ice and whiskey and shake till combined.
  3. Strain and pour into glass.
  4. Garnish with peach slice.

Whiskey Peach Smash

To learn more about Big Train go here. For more information about Big Train’s Real Fruit Peach Pizazz fruit smoothie mix go here. Enjoy your Whiskey Peach Smash cocktails.

Friday, 11 May 2012

Strawberry Cucumber Martini Recipe

Strawberry Cucumber Martini
Recipe type: Cocktail
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Serves: 1
 
Ingredients
  • 2 strawberries
  • 3 slices of cucumber
  • ½ ounce simple syrup
  • Ice
  • 2oz vodka
  • 1oz Big Train Strawberry Real Fruit Smoothie Concentrate
Instructions
  1. Combine all ingredients in cocktail shaker.
  2. Shake
  3. Strain
  4. Pour
  5. Garnish with strawberry slice, cucumber or both.
  6. Enjoy

Strawberry Cucumber Martini

 

 

 

 

 

 

To learn more about Big Train go here. For more information about Big Train’s Real Fruit strawberry real fruit smoothie mix go here. Enjoy your Strawberry Cucumber martinis.

Friday, 11 May 2012

Fruit Cocktails | Big Train Smoothies with a Kick

Fruit and cocktails go together like peanut butter and jelly, like ice cream and fudge. Delicious real fruit smoothie mixes are the foundation to amazing Fruit Cocktails. Its summer and what could be more refreshing than offering your customers a refreshing summer smoothie? How about a spiked smoothie? These fruit cocktail recipes are sure to be a big hit, making any time of the day a happy hour.

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Start your day with a delicious Bellini. Use Big Train Peach Smoothie Concentrate with champagne to create this delightful drink.

Peach Bellini Smoothie Recipe

Directions:

Combine all ingredients and blend.  Blend till consistency is slushy, but not completely smooth. Top off with champagne if desired. Garnish with peach slice.

Reactions:

“It was a great tasting and refreshing drink.  Easy to drink with the fruit flavors, the peach flavor and the champagne carbonation made a good addition.” – Eric Heitzmann

“The peach Bellini was delightful and refreshing. The taste didn’t linger so it was a light and fresh experience.”   – Christopher Mazurk

If you’d like to offer your customers something a little different, try this twist on the traditional Bellini.  The tastes of key lime and peach combine to create a truly unique morning drink. This drink is sophistication with a little punch.

Peach Key Lime Bellini.

Directions:

Combine all ingredients and blend.  Blend till consistency is slushy, but not completely smooth. Top off with champagne if desired. Garnish with lime and/or peach slice.

 

Reaction:

“Fizzy, Bubbly and Sweet”.  “Everything blends together so well.” – Geoff Martinez

“This might be my new favorite.” – Maryann Beckman

 

Whiskey Peach Smash
For the customer that wants something a little different. This drink will evoke images of the south in the summer. The flavors of whiskey and peaches are smashed together with mint and lemon for a summer smoothie cocktail that will be a big hit at your next BBQ.

Directions:

Muddle all ingredients in cocktail shaker, except whiskey and ice. Then add ice and whiskey and shake till combined. Strain and pour into glass. Garnish with peach slice.

Reactions:

“This tastes like sunshine, but if it was chilled, so I guess it takes like chilled sunshine.” – Geoff Martinez

“One of the BEST whiskey variants I’ve had in a long time.”  – Josh Beckman

This is a spicy drink. Perfect for those customers who want something with a little more heat. This martini smoothie has a kick.

 

Ginger Peach Martini

Directions:

Combine all ingredients in cocktail shaker. Shake. Strain. Pour. Enjoy.   Garnish with candied ginger if desired.

These two Martini Smoothies are perfect for summer. These combinations are light, fruity. Your customers will find enjoy sipping these fruit smoothie cocktails as they unwind after a long day of work or catching up with a few friends.

 

Strawberry Basil Martini

  • 3 strawberries
  •  3 basil leaves,
  • ½ oz simple syrup
  • 2 oz vodka
  • 1 oz Big Train Real Fruit Strawberry Concentrate
  • 1/2 oz lime juice

 

Directions:

Combine all ingredients in cocktail shaker.  If you like more of a basil taste use spoon to muddle mixture before shaking. Shake. Strain. Pour. Enjoy.  Garnish with strawberry slice

Reactions:
“Mmm like a liquid jello shot.” – Geoff Martinez

 

Strawberry Cucumber Martini 

 

Directions:

Combine all ingredients in cocktail shaker.  hake. Strain. Pour. Enjoy.  Garnish with strawberry slice, cucumber or both.

Reactions:

“It’s refreshingly sweet and very summerish but with a bite!” – Geoff Martinez

 

See all of Big Train fruit smoothie products for Home Baristas here:  Got a favorite fruit cocktail recipe? We want to know about it. Submit your fruit cocktail recipes here.  For more information about Big Train, go here.

Friday, 27 April 2012

ChaiTini: Vanilla Chai Martini Drink Recipe

ChaiTini
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If you love Chai you're going to crave this amazing cocktail. Introducing the Vanilla Chai Martini which I affectionately call the "ChaiTini". Enjoy!
Ingredients
  • 2.5 oz of vanilla vodka
  • dash of water
  • dash of half and half
  • 2 oz Big Train Chai Powder
  • scoop of cubed ice
  • whipped cream
  • dash of cinnamon
Instructions
  1. Shake the vodka, water, half and half, and Big Train Powder with the ice.
  2. Strain into your favorite martini glass.
  3. Top with whipped cream and cinnamon to serve.
  4. Close your eyes and savor your ChaiTini!

 

Friday, 27 May 2011

Cocktails! Cocktails! Cocktails! Try Big Train’s Strawberry Martini, Margarita & More!!!

National Strawberry Month is soon coming to an end, so be sure to see it off with style! Whether you’re having a quiet night at home or hosting a rockin’ party, perfect cocktails are always the key ingredient. Using our delicious Strawberry Sensation Fruit Tea Smoothie Blast and your favorite liquor, the drink possibilities are endless. Although we’re not going to list them all, below are our top three recipes for Big Train® strawberry cocktails!

 

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Strawberry Margarita (16 oz)

  • 3 fl oz Big Train® Strawberry Sensation Fruit Tea Smoothie Blast
  • 3 fl oz tequila
  • 2 fl oz lime juice
  • 2 cups of ice

Pour into a blender and blend until smooth then garnish with a strawberry.

Strawberry Daiquiri (16 oz)

  • 3 fl oz Big Train® Strawberry Sensation Fruit Tea Smoothie Blast
  • 3 fl oz rum
  • 2 fl oz lime juice
  • 2 cups of ice

Pour into a blender and blend until smooth then garnish with a strawberry.

 

 

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Strawberry Colada (16 oz)

  • 3 oz Malibu Rum
  • 3 oz Big Train® Strawberry Sensation Fruit Tea Smoothie Blast
  • 2 oz Midori Melon Liquor
  • 2 cups of ice

Pour into a blender and blend until smooth then garnish with a strawberry.

Strawberry Martini

  • 4 parts Vodka
  • 2 parts Triple Sec
  • 2 parts Big Train Strawberry Sensation Fruit Tea Smoothie Blast

Combine all ingredients in a shaker with cracked ice and shake well.  Strain into a chilled martini glass.  Garnish with a lime wedge.

Feel free to spice up your drinks with any other garnishes, liquors or whatever else you may feel so inclined to add! With our versatile Fruit Tea Smoothie Blast, if there’s an adult beverage you have in mind, you can make it! Just switch out the cocktail mix you would normally use and replace it with any of our TEN flavors.

Please be sure to enjoy the rest of your National Strawberry Month, have a great Memorial day weekend and always remember to drink responsibly!

Have any questions about Big Train®? Visit our website or call us toll free at 800 BIG TRAIN (244-8724).