The Best Drinks for your Balls of Steel This St. Patrick’s Day

March 16, 2014


While our go-to whiskey drink always involves Balls of Steel you always need a few options for St. Patrick’s Day.


Frisky Whiskey

  • 1 oz Irish Whiskey
  • 1 oz honey liqueur
  • 1 oz fresh orange juice
  • .25 oz simple syrup (1 part sugar, 1 part water)
  • 2 dashes Angostura Bitters


 Irish Derby


  • 1 1/2 ounces Irish whiskey
  • 1/2 ounce Carpano Antica sweet vermouth
  • 1/2 ounce Pierre Ferrand Dry Curaçao (or Cointreau)
  • 1/2 ounce freshly squeezed lime juice from 1/2 lime
  • 2 dashes Angostura bitters
  • 4-inch lime twist for garnish



The Zesty Irishman


3/4 oz Drambuie

1 oz Irish Whiskey

1/4 oz triple sec

Juice of 1/2 lemon

Ginger ale

Lemon twist for garnish



But of course, there’s no shame in sticking to ol’ faithful and going with your favorite Irish whiskey chilled by Balls of Steel stainless steel ice.

Grant Vollmer
Grant Vollmer


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