Sharon Reid

 

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.

Ingredients:

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

Method:

Shake and dump

Garnish with orange, mint sprig and chilli

Serve in a pewter tankard

 

Enjoy!

 

Remember to drink responsibly.

 

*For all those unfamiliar with Shane MacGowan’s (lead singer of the Pogues) warblings – simply Google.