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Make a Celebratory Holland America Line Cocktail in Honor of Sunday’s Big Game

Sunday is the day football fans await all year. It’s the match-up between the two teams in the NFL who fought to get to the end. Holland America Line’s headquarters are in Seattle, so everyone is especially excited to see the Seattle Seahawks take on the New England Patriots.

Everyone at the HAL headquarters and onboard is rooting for a Seahawks victory!  Top and left photos courtesy Steve Schimmelman @StevenArtPhoto.

Everyone at the HAL headquarters and onboard is rooting for a Seahawks victory! Top and left photos courtesy Steve Schimmelman @StevenArtPhoto.

Holland America Line is gearing up for the big game with a unique and fun menu of special drinks that pay homage to both teams. No matter which team you’re cheering for, toast to a great game with one of these vibrant concoctions.

RussellTHE BEAST

Glass: Pint Glass

Ingredients:
.75 oz Rum Pouring White
.75 oz Vodka
.5 oz Blue Curacao
3 oz Pineapple Juice
1 oz House Sour

Garnish:
Fresh pineapple wedge

Instructions:
Pour all ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake well and strain into a glass. Garnish with a pineapple wedge.

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Legion of Boom12

Glass: Pint Glass

Ingredients:
2 Lemon Wedges
Handful of Springs of Fresh Mint Leaves
1.5 oz Coconut Rum
.5 oz Blue Curacao
1.5 oz House Sour
1.5 oz Soda Water

Garnish:
Fresh Mint

Instructions:
Hand-press the lemon wedges and mint with a muddler in a cocktail shaker. Pack with ice to the top. Shake and strain into glass.

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HawkeyeTHE HAWKEYE

Glass: Martini Glass

Ingredients:
1 oz Vodka
1 oz Apple Pucker
1 oz House Sour

Garnish: Green Apple Wheel

Instructions:
Pour all ingredients into a cocktail shaker. Pack with ice to the top. Shake and pour into a glass. Garnish with the apple wheel.

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Cape CodCAPE COD

Glass: Hi-Ball Glass

Ingredients:
1.5 oz Vodka House Pouring
Top with Cranberry Juice

Garnish: Lime Wheel

Instructions:
Pour the vodka into a glass and build by adding the cranberry juice. Garnish with the lime wheel.

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Boston Side Car (2)BOSTON SIDECAR

Glass: Martini Glass

Ingredients:
.75 oz Rum
.75 oz Brandy
.75 oz Grand Marnier
1 slice fresh lime (muddled)
1 oz House Sour

Garnish: Orange Zest

Instructions:
Muddle the lime wedge and pour all ingredients into a shaker with ice. Shake well and strain into a glass. Garnish with an orange zest.

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Bradys BombFROSTBITE

Glass: Martini Glass

Ingredients:
1.5 oz Tequila
1 oz White Creme de Cacao
1 oz Blue Curacao
1 oz cream

Garnish: Maraschino Cherry

Instructions:
Pour ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake well and strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with a Maraschino cherry.

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SuperComebackSUPER COMEBACK (Shooter)

Glass: Shot Glass (or a HAL Souvenir Glass if you’re onboard!)

Ingredients:
.75 oz Midori Melon
.75 oz Pineapple Juice
.25 oz Blue Curacao

Instructions:
Pour Midori and pineapple juice into a shaker glass with ice. Shake well and strain into a shot glass. Float with Blue Curaco on top.

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PatriotTHE PATRIOT (Shooter)

Glass: Shot Glass (or a HAL Souvenir Glass if you’re onboard!)

Ingredients:
.5 oz Blue Curacao
.75 oz Creme de Cacao White
.5 oz Grenadine Syrup

Instructions:
Pre-chill the Creme de Cacao White. Pour in Cacao and then sink in Grenadine. Layer Blue Curacao on with a spoon.

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What are your plans for Sunday’s game? Will you be celebrating with a big party, watching with a small group of friends or are you more likely to ask “What’s the big deal about Sunday?” Let us know in the comments below if you’re going to try out one of our cocktails!

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