May 20, 2016

proof whisky, May long weekend, Vol. 163

Happy May TWO-FOUR! To honor this special occasion, we are having another picnic. To learn more about our brand visit www.proofbrands.comToday we've taken some of the best flavours of Canada and put them in a glass. Celebrate this holiday with this surprisingly super tasty cocktail!

the victoria ½ cup spiced proof whisky • 1 cup fresh raspberries • 2 cups cranberry juice • ¼ cup lime juice • 1 cup pear juice • 2 bottles craft beer • berries for garnish
To a pitcher, add ½ cup spiced proof whisky, 1 cup fresh raspberries, 2 cups cranberry juice, ¼ cup lime juice and 1 cup pear juice. Stir to mix, and store in refrigerator, covered if desired. 

Just prior to serving, add 24 oz (2 bottles) of your favourite lager-style craft beer. Stir gently to chill and pour into glasses with ice. Garnish with more raspberries. (this cocktail was created by the

Have lunch at Canoe Landing Park. Toronto’s urban eight-acre park is located in the heart of the city and designed by Canadian author Douglas Coupland. It makes a perfect backdrop for a Canada Day picnic. The park incorporates integrated artwork in the form of a landform (the bluff) and stand alone art pieces by Douglas Coupland: a canoe large enough for people to stand in and see over the Gardiner to Lake Ontario, a colourful display of large fishing bobbers, a sculptural beaver dam, programmed tree lighting, a pair of "iceberg benches" situated near the canoe, the "heart-shaped stone" bronze artwork, an all-season astroturf sports field and a one-mile run called the Terry Fox Miracle Mile.

proof whisky has been SUPER-SIZED
We are now available in 500ml & 750ml - just in time for the long weekend!

Have a safe and Happy May 24! Stay tuned for some new summer cocktails and events!