Pink and Purple Potato Cocktails

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Pink and Purple Potato Cocktails

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1
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10min
Prep
20min
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    Description

    Get ready for some weird science! Just by adding 1 oz. of pineapple juice to this cocktail, you can change it from pink to purple.

    To get all of Master Mixologist Jeff's cocktail creations, check out Beard Behind the Bar on HSTV.com.

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    Servings and Ingredients

    Ingredients
    Serves 1
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    Purple Potato Puree
    2 c. water
    2 c. Hy-Vee granulated sugar
    5 purple potatoes, washed and halved
    Pink and Purple Potato Cocktails
    1 ½ oz. Pisco liquor, or clear brandy
    1 oz. Purple Potato Puree
    1 oz. pineapple juice, for purple cocktails only
    ¼ oz. fresh lime juice
    4 sprig(s) fresh cilantro, plus additional for garnish

    Things To Grab

    • Small saucepan
    • Whisk
    • Blender
    • Ice
    • Cocktail shaker
    • Cocktail glasses

    Directions

    1. Make Purple Potato Puree: In a small saucepan over medium heat, whisk sugar into water until dissolved. Add purple potatoes, cook an additional 5 to 10 minutes or until mixture turns a deep purple. Remove from heat; cool slightly.

    2. Add purple potatoes and simple syrup to a blender, blend until smooth. Cover and refrigerate until ready to use.

    3. For a Pink Cocktail: Combine Pisco, Purple Potato Puree, lime juice, and cilantro leaves in an ice-filled cocktail shaker. Shake thoroughly until well combined and chilled. Strain into a cocktail glass filled with crushed ice. Garnish with additional cilantro leaves, if desired. 

    4. For a Purple Cocktail: Combine Pisco, Purple Potato Puree, pineapple juice, lime juice, and cilantro in an ice-filled cocktail shaker. Shake thoroughly until well combined and chilled. Strain into a cocktail glass filled with crushed ice. Garnish with additional cilantro leaves, if desired. 

    Nutrition facts

    Servings

    170 Calories per serving

    Amounts Per Serving

    • Total Fat: 0g
    • Cholesterol: 0mg
    • Sodium: 5mg
    • Total Carbohydrates: 27g
    • Protein: 0g

    Daily Values

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    Iron 0%
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    Calcium 0%
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    Vitamin D 0%
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    Potassium 2%