Thirsty Thursday: Waterbar’s Aphrodite to Close out 2018
This weekend is the last one of 2018, and many of us will be reflecting on the past year, setting goals for the new year, and ringing in the new year with a bang. Tons of local bars and restaurants will be hosting glamorous celebrations with innovative and delicious cocktails and bites. Or perhaps some of you are hosting your own New Year’s Eve extravaganzas. Whether you are throwing
Aphrodite is an ancient Greek goddess associated with love, beauty, pleasure, and procreation. She is identified with the planet Venus named after the Roman goddess with whom Aphrodite was extensively syncretized.
This twist on the classic mai tai is sure to get your pulses racing and can be enjoyed all year round. Head over to Waterbar in Pacific Beach to sip on this perfectly balanced cocktail, or recreate one at home. This drink is the perfect way to welcome in the new year. Cheers!
- 1/2 oz lime juice
- 1/2 oz simple syrup
- 1/2 oz
- 1/2 oz Grand Marnier
- 1 oz Appleton Estate
- 1/4 oz of Whaler’s Dark Rum
- Swirl of Passionfruit foam
- Fill shaker with lime juice, simple syrup,
orjeatsyrup, Grand Marnier, AppltonEstate, and ice. Shake it up.
- Fill glass with ice and strain liquids from
- Add 1/4 oz of Whaler’s Dark Rum.
- Garnish with
swirlof passion fruit foam and pineapple wedge.