Skyy Vodka continues in its third year as the official spirit of Heritage of Pride, New York City's official gay pride organization. As the official spirit, Skyy Vodka will be served at all Heritage of Pride events, including Rapture and Dance on the Pier.
Skyy Vodka will be serving a selection of the cocktails below at the official Heritage of Pride events leading up to the official Pride weekend; the "Glamour Guuurl", "Boyfriend Snatcher" and "Muscle Man Muddler" will be featured.
Recipes available by following the link.
Pride Party Punch
1.5 oz/1 750 ml bottle of Skyy Infusions Raspberry
1 oz/12.5 oz Cranberry Juice
1 oz/12.5 oz Orange Juice
1 oz/12.5 oz Pineapple Juice
1 oz/12.5 oz Sweet & Sour
Dash of/4 oz Grenadine
Lemon Lime Soda
Combine all ingredients except grenadine in large punch bowl with ice and stir well. Top with grenadine, and garnish with cherries.
2 oz Skyy Infusions Ginger
4 oz 7UP
Mix in a glass with ice and garnish with a slice of fresh ginger or lime wedge.
2 oz Skyy Infusions Pineapple
2 oz X-Rated Fusion Liqueur
3 Pineapple Chunks
Crush pineapple in bottom of cocktail shaker. Add rest of ingredients with ice and shake vigorously. Strain into chilled Martini glass and garnish with pineapple slice.
Muscle Man Muddler
1.5 oz Skyy Infusions Citrus
2 oz Lemonade
1 oz Orange Juice
3 Fresh Orange Slices
Squeeze of Fresh Lime Wedge
Muddle two slices of orange in bottom of rocks glass. Pour Skyy Infusions Citrus, and lemonade into the glass with ice. Shake vigorously, and top with a squeeze of fresh lime juice. Garnish with orange slice.
Skyy's involvement with the LGBT community in 2009:
Skyy Vodka has announced its increased support of events and programs supporting the national Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender communities and a cause near to their hearts, HIV awareness. For 2009 Skyy is devoted to developing and expanding its partnerships with numerous gay and lesbian organizations across the country, including the STOP AIDS Project in San Fran, Frameline33 - San Fran's International LGBT Film Festival, Equality California, Heritage of Pride in NY, amfAR - The Foundation for AIDS Research, AIDS Project Los Angeles and the LGBT Center in NY.