The Best Cocktails in Killarney

A great cocktail is difficult to find. Only the best mixologists know the tiny details to make a good cocktail a great cocktail. In this post, we are going to tell you the fine details that make The Porterhouse cocktails the best cocktails in Killarney. Let us know if you agree that we have the Best Cocktails in Killarney!

Gin-Based Cocktails

The Strawberry Sherbert

The Strawberry Sherbert is one of our most popular cocktails. This is the sweetest cocktail in Killarney. So, what goes into it?
• 50mls Pink Gin
• 50mls Lemon Juice
• 25mls Sugar Syrup
• Egg White
• Muddled up Strawberries
• Dash of Grenadine

This cocktail can be quite messy to make. It is important that our staff dry shake the cocktail first before putting ice into the shaker for 30 seconds. This is a safety precaution for the egg white. Next up our staff shake the cocktail for another 20 seconds with ice. Once the cocktail is shaken it can be strained into a cooled glass and garnished with a fresh strawberry.

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Our Strawberry Sherbert – The Porterhouse, Killarney

The Cucumber Collins

The Cucumber Collins is our own take on the classic cocktail, the Tom Collins. It is a refreshing cocktail that goes great with your dinner. To make a Cucumber Collins you need:
• 50mls Hendricks Gin
• 25mls St. Germaine
• 50mls Lemon Juice
• 25mls Cucumber Syrup
The cocktail is strained into a glass with ice and topped up with soda water. Finally, it’s garnished with a cucumber.

Our Cucumber Collins – The Porterhouse, Killarney

Vodka-Based Cocktails

The Espresso Martini

The Espresso Martini is a classic and loved by so many all over the world. We are known for one of the best Espresso Martinis in Killarney. Here is what we do:
• 50mls Vanilla Vodka
• 25mls Sugar Syrup
• 50mls Fresh Espresso – Made by our Barista
• 25mls Kahlua
To make a great Espresso Martini, you need to shake the cocktail for 90 seconds in ice. Double strain the cocktail into a cool martini glass and garnish it with three coffee beans. Perfection.

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Our Espresso Martini – The Porterhouse, Killarney

The Cosmopolitan

The Cosmopolitan is another classic! This is what we do:
• 50mls Absolut Citron Vodka
• 25mls Cointreau
• 50mls Cranberry Juice
• 25mls Lime Juice
The Cosmopolitan should be shaken for 30 seconds in ice and strained into a glass with ice. The cocktail is garnished with a lime circle.

Our Cosmopolitan – The Porterhouse, Killarney

Whiskey-Based Cocktails

The Whiskey Sour

The Whiskey Sour is another classic cocktail. Here in The Porterhouse we make the best Whiskey Sour in Killarney. So, what’s in it?
• 50mls Jameson Black Barrel Whiskey
• 50mls Freshly Squeezed Lemon Juice
• 25mls Sugar Syrup
• Egg White
The Whiskey Sour should be dry shaken vigorously for 30 seconds as a safety precaution for the egg white. Next up the cocktail is shaken for 20 seconds with ice. The cocktail is strained into a rocks glass with ice and garnished with angostura bitters and an orange peel.

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Our Whiskey Sour – The Porterhouse, Killarney

The Old Fashioned

The Old Fashioned is such an easy cocktail to make but if it isn’t made with care, then what is the point? The tiniest little details make this cocktail a piece of art. That is why we make one of the Best Old Fashioned Cocktails in Killarney
• Firstly, ice should be put in the rocks glass.
• 25mls of Bulleit Bourbon slowly poured into the glass
• Stir slowly with the spoon turning between your fingers as it runs around the side of the glass.
• 25mls of Bulleit Bourbon slowly poured in again
• Stir slowly with the spoon turning between your fingers as it runs around the side of the glass.
• 15mls of Sugar Syrup
• Stir slowly with the spoon turning between your fingers as it runs around the side of the glass.
• 25mls of Bulleit Bourbon slowly poured in again
• Stir slowly with the spoon turning between your fingers as it runs around the side of the glass.
• Add 3 dashes of Orange Bitters
• Add 3 dashes of Angostura Bitters
• Stir slowly with the spoon turning between your fingers as it runs around the side of the glass.
• Garnish the cocktail with an Orange Peel

Our Old Fashioned – The Porterhouse, Killarney

Other Classic Cocktails

Manhattan

The Manhattan is a strong cocktail with slight bitterness and some herbal undertones from the bitters and vermouth. Here in the Porterhouse, this is how we make the Manhattan:
• Made in Stirring Glass full of ice
• 50 Jeffersons Bourbon
• 25 Martini Rosso
• Stir for 25 seconds
• Double Strain into a Martini Glass
• Garnish with Orange Peel

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Our Manhattan Cocktail – The Porterhouse Killarney

The Classic Mojito

The Classic Mojito is a hugely popular cocktail in The Porterhouse! This is how we make them:
• Drop 5 lime wedges into the glass.
• Clap mint and drop into glass.
• Mush together
• 25 Sugar
• Pour in Crushed Ice
• 75 Havana Club
• Lime Juice
• Top up with Soda Water
• Garnished with Lime

The Classic Mojito – The Porterhouse, Killarney

 

We think that we have the Best Cocktails in Killarney! What cocktails do you want to be served in The Porterhouse? Let us know! If you enjoyed this post then you will love our post all about our Vegan options. Check it out here!

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