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Don Q Celebrates the '12 Days Of Christmas'

STAMFORD, Conn., Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Raise your glass (or twelve!) with any of these spirited rum cocktails crafted to make each day of Christmas merry and bright. View cocktail images: http://bit.ly/Vc5eZB

TWEET:  #12daysofdonq with @donqrum

On the first day of Christmas, Don Q gave to me...


 Don Q Cristal hidden in the tree



On the second day...


Two Mistletoe Mojitos


 2 oz. Don Q Mojito


½ oz. Pomegranate Juice


½ oz. Pomegranate Liqueur


½ oz. Lime Juice


½ oz. Simple Syrup


Mint sprig and pomegranate garnish



On the third day...


Three Fruitcake Sours


1 oz. Don Q Cristal


½ oz. Amaretto liqueur


½ oz. Aperol


1 oz. Cinnamon syrup (8 oz. granulated sugar in hot water with 3 cinnamon sticks. Steep overnight)


1 oz. Lemon Juice


1 tbsp. Apricot Preserves


Two Dashes of cranberry bitters


One Egg White


Pinch of freshly grated nutmeg


*Shake ingredients. Add ice and shake again.



On the fourth day...


Four Anejo Ho Ho's


2 oz. Don Q Anejo


1 oz. Honey syrup (equal parts honey and hot water mixed)


1 oz. Fresh lemon juice


Basil sprig garnish


*Serve over ice.



On the fifth day...


Five Don Q Gold Shots!



On the sixth day...


Six Bearded Stormys'


2 oz. BlackBeard Spiced


¾ oz. lime juice



½ oz. ginger juice



½ oz. simple syrup


Ginger beer



*Shake with ice and strain into 
ice filled highball glass and fill with ginger beer.



On the seventh day...


Seven Spiced Daiquiri


2 oz. BlackBeard Spiced


¾ oz. Lime Juice


½ oz. Simple Syrup


3 drops Vanilla Extract


Lime zest garnish


*Serve in chilled cocktail glass.



On the eighth day...


Eight Merry Mai Tai's


2 oz. Don Q Cristal


¾ oz. Amaretto Liqueur


¾ oz. Lime Juice


¾ oz. Curacao Liqueur


¾ oz. Marie Brizard Arpry


½ oz. Simple Syrup


*Serve with ice. Pineapple and mint sprig garnish. 



On the ninth day…


Nine Quixote Crustas


1 ½ oz. Don Q Cristal


¼ oz. Luxardo Maraschino liqueur


½ oz. Fresh lemon juice


½ oz. Cinnamon syrup (8 oz. granulated sugar in hot water with 3 cinnamon sticks. Steep overnight)


¼ oz. Granulated sugar


Dash Angostura bitters


One lemon wedge


One lemon twist


*Serve in cold sugar-rimmed wine glass.



On the tenth day...


Ten Chilled Coquitos


12 oz. Don Q Cristal


30 oz. coconut creme


14 oz. sweetened condensed milk


12 oz. evaporated milk


1 tsp. Vanilla Extract


½ tsp. ground Cinnamon


¼ tsp. ground Nutmeg


*Blend high-speed. Serve cold. Yields 2.1 liters.



On the eleventh day...


Eleven Elves' Eggnogs


1 ½ oz. Don Q Anejo


1 ½ Ruby Port Wine


½ oz. Simple Syrup


1 egg


Grated Nutmeg


*Serve refrigerated over ice, garnished with citrus wheels.



On the twelfth day...


Twelve Tinseled Toddys


2 oz. Don Q Gran Anejo


4 oz. Hot water


1 tsp. Honey


One orange peel spiral with cloves and cinnamon stick


Grated nutmeg garnish


*Stir until honey is dissolved. Add clove and orange peel.

Cheers!                 

CONTACT: 
Nicole Kroese 
212.206.9073 
Nicole@Hi-ImpactCommunications.com 
http://donq.com

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