vodka, orange liqueur, lemons, cranberry juice, blackberries
Here’s the perfect drink for Derby season. In keeping with Derby tradition, the signature pink Grey Goose Oaks Lily is served every year at Churchill Downs during the running of the Kentucky Derby. If you plan on attending the Derby sometime, you’ll find this tasty cocktail served in a festive commemorative glass as the official cocktail of the Kentucky Oaks.
If you prefer spectating from home, fear not! We have the official recipe, straight from Grey Goose themselves! Cheers!
1 ounce Grey Goose Vodka
½ ounce orange liqueur (such a Cointreau, Grand Marnier, or Triple Sec)
½ ounce fresh lemon juice
2 ounces cranberry juice
Blackberries, to garnish
Lemon wedges, to garnish
Combine the lime and sugar in the glass.
Using a muddler or wooden spoon, mash the lime and sugar together.
Add mango, ice, cachaca and stir together.
Garnish with a slice of orange or lime and serve. You can also opt to add a mint garnish as well.