kelly magyarics

washington, d.c.-based wine, spirits, travel & lifestyle writer / wine educator


TenPenh's Presidential Cocktails

I'm currently compiling info for an article about presidential/election-themed cocktails. So I was thrilled to receive the latest press release from TenPenh--just a few blocks from the White House--about their new cocktails. Though I can't say I support her husband, the Cindy McCain drink sounds fantastic:

2008 Presidential Cocktails

Barack Obama: Bombay Sapphire, Lemongrass, Simple Syrup, Fever Tree Bitter Lemon Soda, Emerald Caviar

John McCain: Wild Turkey 101, Ginger Lime Tea, Thai Basil

Joe Biden: Jack Daniels, Amaretto, Cranberry, Frozen Blueberries

Sarah Palin: Svedka Clementine, Inniskillin Icewine, Fever Tree, Ginger Ale, Swedish Fish, Dry “Iceburg”

Michelle Obama: Patron XO Café, Patron Citronge, Orange Juice, Orange

Cindy McCain: St. Germaine Elderflower Liquor, Cava, Ginger and Thai Basil Pearls