spicy libations

We’ve created a list of some of our favorite Ginger Beer cocktails as well as some inventive new mixtures to try your hand at.

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our creations

The Canary Lives

1.5 ounces White Rum (Plantation 3 Star)
0.75 ounces Lemon Juice
0.5 ounces Bougie Syrups Orgeat
0.25 ounces St. Elizabeth Allspice Dram

Shake briefly, strain over ice and top with OliKo Ginger Beer.

Garnish gayly with edible flowers.

Thanks to Brandon Brough for the recipe

Feature Presentation

2 ounces Pisco (Campo de Encanto Moscatel Pisco)
0.5 ounces Lime Juice
0.5 ounces Hibiscus/Hop syrup*
2 dashes Rose Water

Strain into a chilled Coupe and top with OliKo Ginger Beer.

*Weigh equal parts sugar and water into a pot. Bring to a simmer and add equal parts dried hibiscus and hops (2-3 grams.) Let steep for 5 minutes, strain and let chill.

Alpen Glow (HOT Cocktail)

1.5 ounces Rum or Scotch (Amrut Old Port or Famous Grouse)

0.25 ounce Honey

2 cloves or 1/2 stick of cinnamon

2 dash Paychauds Bitters

6 ounces OliKo Ginger Beer

Bring all ingredients in a pot to a simmer. Stain into a warmed mug and garnish with a grapefruit peel.

High and Dry

2 ounces Fino Sherry (the drier the Sherry the better)

0.5 ounce Orange Liquor (We suggest Leopold Bros.)

0.25 ounce Angostura Bittes

Fill a Collins glass with ice and fill the glass 3/4 full with OliKo Ginger Beer. Add sherry, orange liquor and bitters, stir briefly.

Stay Cygnarly*

1.5 ounces Cynar

3 ounces OliKo Ginger Beer

Pour straight over ice and garnish with a slice of citrus.

*Name credit: Jonathan Watsky


Dark and Stormy

1.5 ounces Dark Rum (Amrut Old Port)

Fill a Collins glass with crushed ice. Fill almost to the top with OliKo Ginger Beer and float the Dark Rum on top.

Garnish with Mint, Lime Wheel or Purple Basil.

Pimm’s Cup

2 ounces Pimm’s No. 1

0.5 ounce lemon juice

0.5 ounce simple syrup

2 long slices of cucumber and 1 diced strawberry.

Add all ingredients to a Collins glass filled with ice and stir briefly.

Top with 3 ounces of OliKo Ginger Beer and garnish with mint sprig.

Mule (Moscow, Bourbon, Jalisco etc.)

2 ounces spirit of choice (Vodka, Bourbon, Tequila etc.)

0.5 ounce lime cordial (preferably Bougie Syrups Lime Cordial)

Shake ingredients briefly

Add to glass filled with ice and top with 3 ounce OliKo Ginger Beer.

Garnish with lime wheel.


1 ounce blended Scotch

0.5 ounce Single Malt Scotch (the peatier the better)

0.75 ounce Lemon Juice

0.5 ounce Honey Syrup (2:1 water to honey)

Shake all ingredients and pour over rocks glass with ice. Top with OliKo Ginger Beer and stir briefly.

Garnish with a lemon wheel.


Clear Skies

1.5 ounces Tiki Syrup (We recommend Bougie Syrups Tiki Syrup.)

1 ounce grapefruit juice

0.5 ounce lemon juice

Shake all ingredients vigorously and strain into a glass filled with crushed ice.

Stir in 3 ounces of OliKo Ginger Beer and garnish with a mint sprig.