Recipe

Mambo Punch

The “Mardi Gras Mambo” is a classic Mardi Gras anthem that is played on local radio stations nearly nonstop during the Carnival Season. Young and old, it gets everyone dancing. Should you want to get into the mambo mood yourself, try this delectable cocktail, made with pineapple-flavored vodka and the uniquely flowery St. Germain liqueur.

  • Yield: 1 cocktail
Mambo Punch

Ingredients

  • 1/2 ounce pineapple-infused vodka
  • 1/4 ounce St. Germaine liqueur
  • Dash of simple syrup
  • 1 ounce orange juice
  • 1 ounce ginger beer
  • Lemon peel or wedge, for garnish
  • Cherry, for garnish

Directions

  • Combine the vodka, liqueur, simple syrup, orange juice and ginger beer over ice in a rocks glass. Stir to combine, then garnish with a piece of lemon and a cherry.