The Ward 8
Ingredient: lemonWhat it is: Fruit
Ingredient: powdered sugarAlso Known As: Superfine sugar What it is: Additive
Ingredient: Bourbon whiskeyWhat it is: Whiskey
American whiskey, a type of distilled spirit, made primarily from corn and named for Bourbon County, Kentucky. It has been produced since the 18th century.
Ingredient: Crème de menthe (green)
A sweet, mint-flavored alcoholic beverage with flavor primarily derived from corsican mint. Available commercially in a colorless (called "white") and a green version (which obtains its color from the mint leaves or from the addition of coloring, if extract and not the leaves are used to make the liqueur). Both varieties have similar flavors and are interchangeable in recipes, except where the color is important.
Ingredient: grenadineAlso Known As: pomegranate syrup What it is: Syrup
Traditionally a red syrup used as an ingredient in cocktails, both for its flavor and to give a reddish/pink tinge to mixed drinks. The name "grenadine" comes from the French word grenade.
Ingredient: seltzer waterAlso Known As: soda water, sparkling water, fizzy water What it is: Additive
Ingredient: orangeWhat it is: Fruit
Ingredient: pineappleWhat it is: Fruit
In a mixing glass, dissolve the sugar in the juice and whiskey, and add whiskey and mint. Add ice and shake gently. Strain into a large beer goblet with one or two large pieces of ice. Add grenadine to taste, fill with cold seltzer and decorate with fruit.