Steady your nerves this Halloween, with a soothing Screams of Whiskey Cocktail created by Halewood Wines and Spirits. To all you eager eyed Pogues* fans, yes, this cocktail was named after The Pogues’ 1984 song Streams of Whiskey, while the whiskey featured is actually Pogues Irish Whiskey.
If you prefer your spirits from a bottle this Halloween not from a creepy ouija board, then treat yourself to a glass of Pogues Irish Whiskey or try making this cocktail.
25ml The Pogues Irish Whiskey
25ml Navy Rum
25ml freshly squeezed orange juice
15ml fresh lemon juice
15ml fresh lime juice
15ml agave syrup
Quarter red bird’s eye chilli
Shake and dump
Garnish with orange, mint sprig and chilli
Serve in a pewter tankard
Remember to drink responsibly.
*For all those unfamiliar with Shane MacGowan’s (lead singer of the Pogues) warblings – simply Google.