Given our passion for adding creativity in everything we prepare, we thought it was fitting to create two new drinks for St. Patrick’s Day.
Amelia Island, FL (Vocus/PRWEB) March 16, 2011
The award-winning restaurant, Salt at The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island is offering two new drinks to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Salt is recognized as one of Florida’s leading new American cuisine restaurants. At the heart of new American cuisine is adding new twists to classic items. Chef de Cuisine, Rick Laughlin says, “Given our passion for adding creativity in everything we prepare, we thought it was fitting to create two new drinks for St. Patrick’s Day.” Whether you are dining in or going out, start the evening with one of these fun, refreshing drinks to celebrate a day when anyone can be a touch of Irish.
Four Leaf Clover
- 2 oz Jameson Irish Whiskey
- 2 oz Sweet and Sour mix
- 2 oz orange juice
- Splash of green Crème de Menthe
Preparation: Combine Irish Whiskey, sweet and sour mix and orange juice in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake and strain into martini glass. Sink Crème de Menthe to bottom of glass.
Touch of the Irish
- 1 oz Plymouth Gin
- 2 oz Midori
- ½ lime muddled
- 7 mint leaves muddled
Preparation: Combine Plymouth Gin, Midori, muddled lime and mint leaves in a cocktail shaker. Shake and strain into a tall cocktail glass filled with ice and top with club soda.
To learn more about Salt and The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island visit the website at http://www.ritzcarlton.com/ameliaisland. To learn more about The Ritz-Carlton Company visit
About The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island: The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island is Northeast Florida’s premiere oceanfront resort. Known for its unique natural beauty and warm Southern charm, this luxury resort is home to the award-winning restaurant Salt and The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Amelia Island, named one of the top spas in the world by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler. Featured amenities include three pools, on-site golf, fitness center, children’s recreation programs, and 444 guest rooms with private balcony and a view of the Atlantic coastline. For reservations, please call The Ritz-Carlton toll-free at (800) 241-3333 or visit http://www.ritzcarlton.com/ameliaisland
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