4 Perfect Cocktail Drink Recipes For Spring

Kamil Szybalski —  March 20, 2015

Spring is just around the corner. That means sunshine, shorts, dresses and of course, Summertime cocktails in the sun! Here’s four perfect cocktail recipes for Spring and even Summer.

Below you will find a variety of cocktails made with Bulleit Rye, Crown Royal Regal Apple, and the new Captain Morgan Grapefruit Rum. Not a spirits drinker? We’ve also included a wine spritzer recipe with the recently launched Chateau La Paws Chardonnay, an offering for wine lovers that gives back to rescue dogs; now who doesn’t love that!

Bulleit Rye Smash


1.25 oz. Bulleit Rye

1 oz. simple syrup

3 wedge(s) lemon(s)

3 piece(s) mint sprig

3 dash(es) bitters

In an ice filled shaker combine all the ingredients. Shake vigorously. Strain into an ice-filled rocks glass. Garnish with a mint sprig.


Golden Delicious



1.5 oz. Crown Royal Regal Apple

1 oz. Pineapple Juice

1 Dash angostura bitters

Add ingredients to high ball. Top with ginger ale and lemon garnish.






1.5 oz. Captain Morgan Grapefruit Rum

Juice of ½ lime

Grapefruit soda to top

Fill tall glass with ice. Pour in Captain Morgan® Grapefruit Rum, lime juice and grapefruit soda. Garnish with grapefruit wedge.


Spritz Tzu


3 oz. Chateau La Paws Chardonnay
1 oz. Elderflower Liqueur
2 oz. Club Soda
Lemon Twist

Fill rocks glass with ice. Pour in Chateau La Paws Chardonnay, elderflower liqueur and club soda. Garnish with lemon twist.

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Kamil Szybalski