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Cocktails courtesy of District American Kitchen and Wine Bar

Thirsty Thursday: Super Bowl cocktails

District American Kitchen and Wine Bar has graciously shared with Scottsdale Living its starting lineup of cocktails for this weekend’s big game. Check out the recipes and photos below! Our mouths are already watering.

Hail Mary

Hail Mary

The drink: Hail Mary

Ingredients:

  • 6 ounces V8 Tomato Juice
  • 11/2 ounces Jim Beam Black Bourbon
  • ¼ ounce Schreiner’s Chorizo
  • 3 basil leaves
  • 1 medium dehydrated Hatch chili
  • 11/2 teaspoons of Worcheshire sauce
  • 1 teaspoon horseradish
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • ¾ teaspoon celery seed
  • Fresh ground black pepper to taste

Preparation:

  • Add V8 Tomato Juice, Worcheshire sauce, chorizo and basil in a high speed blender, blend until pureed
  • Add Hatch chili and blend until chili is pureed
  • Stir in celery seed, salt horseradish, Jim Beam Bourbon and fresh ground black pepper to taste
  • Pour all ingredients into a Mason jar and garnish with slice of chorizo, large sprig of basil and any hot pepper if you want more heat

The Hail Mary will be available for $10 at District American Kitchen and Wine Bar from Jan. 28 – Feb. 1. This drink will be offered on the restaurant’s patio for $6 during District’s Patio Tailgate.

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False Start

False Start

The drink: False Start

Ingredients:

  • 11/2 ounce Patron Anjo tequila
  • 3 cubes of cantaloupe
  • 10 leaves of cilantro
  • ¾ ounce of agave nectar
  • Juice from ½ lemon
  • Pink peppercorn to taste
  • Soda water

Preparation:

  • Muddle all ingredients except soda water
  • Shake and top with soda water

The False Start cocktail will be available for $8 at District American Kitchen and Wine Bar from Jan. 28 – Feb. 1.

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Touchdown

Touchdown

The Drink: Touchdown

Ingredients:

  • 11/2 ounces of strawberry moonshine
  • ½ ounce peach Schnapps
  • 2 rings of Fresno chilies
  • 1 sliced strawberry
  • ½ sliced lemon
  • 1 ounce apple juice
  • 2 ounces of pineapple juice

Preparation:

  • Add all ingredients to pitcher
  • Pour over ice and serve

The Touchdown will be available for $10 at District American Kitchen and Wine Bar from Jan. 28 – Feb. 1. This drink will be offered on the restaurant’s patio for $6 during District’s Patio Tailgate.

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Arizona Bowl Game Statistics

It’s that time of year again…bowl game time.  The Insight Bowl, Fiesta Bowl and BCS National Championship Game are fast approaching and come December 28, the top college football teams will be facing down in Tempe and Glendale.  Take a look at this infographic for information on the three Arizona football bowl games and stats on the participating teams.

To see if your team is favored to win check Touchdown AZ.

Statistics for the upcoming bowl games in Arizona.