Southern Spirits

Sea Island

Southern Sippers

Everyone knows that we're very fond of our cocktail hour down here south of the Mason-Dixon Line. Here are recipes from Sea Island for some Southern sippers that will be the hit of any porch or poolside Happy Hour gathering.



The Mint Julep became Churchill Downs’ signature cocktail in 1938, when they started serving the drink in a souvenir glass for 75 cents more

Jun 24, 2013 11:04 AM

A Hemingway Daiquiri or Papa Doble is a grapefruit and rum refresher that can be found at the King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort on St. Simons Island. more

Jul 13, 2013 6:52 PM Cocktails

Not Your Grandma's Ginger Ale

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This lemon bourbon ginger cocktail recipe from Kristine Zeh of The Still and Winery is pure South in your mouth! more


Grape Smash

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Karen Friend from The Pub at Village Inn shares a recipe for a simply smashing cocktail made with Georgia muscadine grapes. They'll be making it at the October 3 Sip, Taste & Tour Pier Crawl at the St. Simons Food & Spirits Festival. more

Sep 10, 2014 8:41 PM Cocktails

A crisp, fruity summer classic. more

Jun 24, 2014 2:20 PM Cocktails

Try this refreshing twist on a the classic mojito that uses Savannah Bee Tupelo Honey. more

Oct 21, 2013 2:11 PM Cocktails

Who needs a fork when you can have your cake and drink it too with this delicious Chocolate Cake Martini. Recipe provided by Tramici Neighborhood Italian on St. Simons Island. more

Oct 21, 2013 2:28 PM Cocktails


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