Street 66 cocktails are simple yet complex and our idea is to obtain quality ingredients at an affordable price .
Jamaica for example is known for its laid back party atmosphere and reggae music, and they have a lot of famed beverages to tout. Street 66 strives to create that same laid back Caribbean atmosphere where world music can be listened to while sipping on our tasty roots inspired cocktails .
The Jimmy Cliff
how to make : 2 ounces vodka, 1/2 ounce triple sec, 1 tablespoon orange zest, 1 teaspoon cocoa powder, 1 dash orange bitters and 1 orange peel, for garnish
Shake all the ingredients except the orange peel in a shaker with ice. Strain into a champagne saucer and, if desired, flame the orange peel over the top.
How to make it: Muddle 1 sprig of mint, 1 dash of lime juice. Add 1 measure of havana especial , 1/2 measure pure simple syrup, 1 dash of Angostura bitters then top with a splash of cider.
Ever want to have a secret , well we do , the name is a secret , but everyone has to have a secret , this is a tasty classic on a Gin N Tonic
“who The Cap FIt’ BOB MARLEY
Man to man is so unjust,children ya don’t know who to trust,
Your worst enemy could b your best friend ,
and your best friend your worst enemy,
some will eat and drink with you ,
then behind them su-su ‘pon you,
Only your frieds know your secrets,
so only he could reveal it.
And who the cap fits let them wear it .
How to make : I measure gin, fresh 66 lime juice , topped with soda
Feed the monkey a banana add Monkey 47 Gin for some florally black forrest bite for a Fiver and get a free Banana.
The Irishman Whiskey sour
How to make :1 measure jameson, lemon juice , simple syrup and angostura bitters , (optional Egg white )
Good, times, good tunes , good friends , slainte.
Upgrade to a Black barrel sour for 1.50 for more complexity , and a hint of coffee, porter and chocolate.
Cannot change a classic , Francis Drakes 16th century drink of choice later called a Mojito when ernest Hemingway drank them at his favourite bar in Cuba , Le Bodeguita, only difference you can pick any Maytals tune while ordering this tasty Caribbean classic .
How To Make it: 1 measure havana 3yo, 1 dash fresh lime juice with simple syrup , 1 sprig of mint all muddled together and topped with soda.
Mellow Mood Gimlet:
Bunny Wailer knows how to get the mood going , lets start the night with a Gimlet to take you to a place of skanking, shuffling, and smiling
How to make :1 measure gin , 1 measure Street 66 lime cordial topped with soda served in a martini glass.
Feed the Bananas :add Monkey 47 for an extra bite , for a fiver and a free banana.
Street 66 Old fashioned
How to make :
stick to your roots and keep it Irish ,
1 measure jameson Black Barrel, 1 dash simple syrup, Orange bitters and angostura bitters with the rind of an orange and lemon