Are you agonizing over waiting another seven days to finally see what happened to Luke? Don’t go dark waiting on the big premiere. Just make some cookies for your Ackbar Snackbar to pair with these 7 intergalactic drinks from a galaxy far, far away (aka your closest ABC Fine Wine & Spirits). They will put this week into hyperdrive and you will be standing in the midnight line beside a large man dressed like Chewy in no time.
Vodka. Perfecting Jedi mind tricks since 0 BBY.
- 1 ½ oz SKYY Infusions Vanilla Vodka
- ½ oz Averna Amaro Siciliano
- ½ oz Kahlua
- ½ oz Hella Bitters Aromatic
Directions: Add all ingredients into a rocks glass over ice. Stir [with your mind] and enjoy with your favorite droid.
Dark Side & Stormy
Why the Stormtroopers never seem to hit their target. Pew Pew!
- 4 oz Unfiltered Apple Cider
- 1 ½ oz Kraken Black Spiced Rum
- Cinnamon Stick and Apple Slice
Directions: Pour apple cider in a rocks glass with ice. Layer Kraken Black Spiced Rum on top and garnish with a cinnamon stick and apple slice.
When one of your kids goes to the dark side, tequila is in order.
- 1 ½ oz Don Julio Reposado Tequila
- ½ oz Cointreau
- ½ oz Agave Nectar
- ½ oz Fresh Lime Juice
- 2 oz Sour Mix
- 1 oz Fresh Orange Juice
Directions: Mix the agave nectar with fresh lime juice and pour into a shaker with ice. Add remaining ingredients and shake. Strain into a red plastic cup over fresh ice and garnish with a lime wheel.
Brews as strong as the Force.
- Bourbon Street Imperial Stout
- Elysian Space Dust IPA
- Samuel Adams Rebel IPA
The Empire Strikes Block
Whether you like your wine as red as a Sith saber or as white as a stormtrooper, we’ve got a block wine for you. Don’t Trust me? I find your lack of faith disturbing.
Mary Small, Social Media Specialist and also your father