Los Angeles – Just in time for the holiday season, celebrity event mixologist turned author, Jordan Catapano, shares some of her favorite cocktail recipes for entertaining, Hollywood style of course.
Having served Hollywood’s elite; Bradley Cooper, Beyonce, Ben Stiller, Josh Radnor, Will Arnett, Pamela Anderson, Kid Rock, and Keifer Sutherland (just to name a few), Jordan is the trusted, go-to woman, for any cocktail needs!
In addition to sharing creative concoctions for holiday entertaining, Jordan can advise on the best bar tools this season, at-home entertaining tips, and recommendations for the perfect drink menu for your festive get-together.
But wait, there’s more. Jordan has also written a new must-read book entitled, This Girl Walks Into A Bar, for people that love to entertain, desire to master their signature cocktail or aspire to work behind the bar. In addition to sharing 100 recipes that includes the most-asked-for mixed drinks and nearly fifty pages of flashcards, Jordan provides readers with recommended at-home tools and tips of the trade, as well as appropriate bar etiquette (relevant when handling high profile clientele).
To stay updated on Jordan and her cocktails, check her out on twitter @GirlWalksIn2Bar
Below are photos and recipes of her holiday libations to kick off a healthful 2012!: the Holiday Fruitcake Martini, the Yule Log Libation, the Vitamin-C Tini, and the Echinacea Fusion.
1 ounce cake vodka
2 ounces vodka
Splash cranberry juice
Splash pineapple juice
Splash orange juice
Garnish with candied fruit
Yule Log Libation
1 ounce chocolate liqueur
1 ounce coffee liqueur
1 ounce vanilla vodka
1 once frosting (for glass)
Vitamin-C Tini (perfect for NEW YEARS EVE)
1/2 packet Emergen-C powdered vitamin packet
1 ounce fresh orange juice
3 ounces vodka
orange twist for garnish
Echinacea Fusion (perfect for NEW YEARS EVE)
1 capsule of echinacea
2 ounces greeen tea
2 ounces cake vodka