Friday Night Cocktail: The Wild Turkey Apple & Rye

Long Lunch 17/08/2018
Photo: MermaidMary.

Friday Night Cocktail by MermaidMary.

The MermaidMary Cocktail is from the team at Wild Turkey, who are bringing a taste of Kentucky to Auckland by hosting the Wild Turkey Heritage Sessions at the base of the Sky Tower from August 17th - 25th. This pop-up bar will have Wild Turkey cocktails, BBQ food and bluegrass music. (Yee haw). To win a double pass to the VIP launch go to MermaidMary's Instagram @MermaidMary.

The Wild Turkey Apple & Rye


30mls Wild Turkey Rye
100mls Fresh Granny Smith Apple Juice
10mls Fresh Lemon Juice
5mls Caramel Syrup, (you can make your own caramel syrup with water, sugar & sea salt but its just as easy to buy some).


Fill a tall glass with ice, (or for the authentic serve in a copper mug).
Add Wild Turkey Rye, fresh Granny Smith apple juice, fresh lemon juice and caramel syrup.
Stir with a spoon
Garnish with lime

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MermaidMary is a wine writer & enthusiast who contributes every Friday on The Long Lunch. Never one to be described as an Oenophile her true passion is to spread the word of great wines, while making wine accessible & never using alienating wine speak that confuses people - like Oenophile! 

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