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VA ABC Signature Cocktail: Happy New Pear

Happy New Pear
Pears, a fruit known to bring prosperity and inner peace to your life, is a great way to kick off your New Year mixed in a cocktail.  The Happy New Pear is spicy, yet sweet, with vanilla notes.  This cocktail is tailor made to toast. So cheers to the New Year!



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In a cocktail shaker, pour 1½ oz. of St. George Spiced Pear liqueur, 1 oz. of Carpano Antica Formula Sweet Vermouth, ½ oz of lemon juice, ¼ teaspoon of vanilla bean paste and stir. Add ice to shaker and shake vigorously. Pour strained cocktail into coupe glass and top with 2 oz. of Belle Isle Blood Orange & Soda. Garnish with pear slice and enjoy.

Want to see how this cocktail and our other VA ABC Signature Cocktails are made?  Watch Beth Dixon of Salt and Acid make VA ABC Signature Cocktail: Happy New Pear here.