Ryan & Wood Distillery's Cocktail Recipes


beauport vodka


Cranberry Manor

1.5 oz Beauport Vodka

.5 oz Fesh lime Juice

2 oz Cranberry Juice

1 oz Ginger Beer

Combine Beauport Vodka, Cranberry Juice, and Lime Juice in a shaker over ice. Shake well and strain into a cocktail glass of your choice, then top with ginger beer. Garnish with Lime wedge and fresh or frozen cranberries. 


Beauport Citrus Sprig

2 oz Beauport Vodka

4 oz Lemonade

4 oz Limeade

Fresh Mint Leaf

In a highball glass combine all ingredients and stir gently.  Perfect for summertime!


knockabout gin


Knock-a-bye Baby

1 ½ oz Knockabout Gin

4 oz Ginger Ale

2 dashes Angostura Bitters

Lemon Wedge Garnish

Combine Gin and bitters in a cocktail glass with ice, fill with ginger ale. Garnish with lemon wedge.


Red Sky at Night

1¾ oz Knockabout Gin

1 oz Grenadine

½ Fresh Lemon Juice

1-2 dashes Angostura Bitters

2 oz Club Soda

Combine Gin, Grenadine, Lemon Juice, and Bitters in a cocktail glass with ice and stir gently. Top with soda water. Garnish with lime wedge. 


Knockabout Cask Reserve


Reserve Old Fashioned

2 oz Ryan & Wood Cask Reserve Gin

2 dashes Angostura Bitters

½ oz Water

1 Cube of sugar 

2 strip of orange zest

In a mixing glass, place sugar cube and douse with 2 dashes of bitters and water. Muddle sugar cubes and bitters.  Add the Cask Reserve Gin and 1 strip of orange zest. Add ice cubes to the level of the liquid and stir briskly. Strain in to a rocks glass over ice, and garnish with remaining orange zest. 


Cask Mule

1½ oz Ryan & Wood Cask Reserve Gin

½ oz Fresh Lime Juice

4 oz Ginger Beer

1 Lime Wedge for Garnish

In a copper mug, pour lime juice and Cask Reserve Gin. Add ice cubes and fill with ginger beer. Stir gently and garnish with lime wedge.  



folly cove rum


Folly Cove Sparkling Gold

3/4 oz Folly Cove Rum

½  oz Cointreau

Chilled Champagne

Pour Folly Cove Rum and Cointreau in a chilled flute.

Top with Champagne.


Folly Cove Sidecar

1¾ oz Folly Cove Rum

¾ oz Triple Sec

¾ oz Simple Syrup

¾ oz Lemon Juice

Combine all ingredients in shaker with ice and shake well.

Strain in to a chilled cocktail glass with or without cinnamon-sugar rim.

Garnish with orange peel. 


Ryan & wood straight rye whiskey


Poison Apple

1 ½ oz Ryan & Wood Straight Rye

3 oz Apple Cider

½  oz Lemon Juice

1-2 Dashes of Angostura Bitters

Fresh Nutmeg for grating

Combine Rye, Cider, Lemon Juice, and Bitters in a cocktail glass and stir gently. Grate fresh nutmeg on top, and garnish with a lemon twist. (Also works well with our Ryan & Wood Wheat Whiskey or Folly Cove Rum)


Frisco Sour

2 oz Ryan & Wood Straight Rye

½ oz Lemon Juice

½ oz Lime Juice

½ oz Benedictine

Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled halfway with ice and shake until well chilled. Strain in to a cocktail glass and garnish with lemon. For a sweeter version, use 1 oz Benedictine.  


Ryan & Wood Wheat Whiskey


Wheat Whiskey Smash 

2 oz Ryan & Wood Wheat Whiskey

½ of a lemon, cut in wedges. 

¾ oz simple syrup

4 fresh mint leaves

In a cocktail shaker, squeeze the lemon wedges and toss them in. Add the Wheat Whiskey, Simple Syrup, 3 of the 4 mint leaves, then fill with ice. Shake well and strain in to rocks glass filled with ice. Garnish with the remaining mint leaf and enjoy!



2 oz Ryan & Wood Wheat Whiskey

1 oz Dry Vermouth

½ oz Grenadine

¼ oz Fresh Lemon Juice

1-2 dashes Orange Bitters

Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake well, and strain in to a chilled cocktail glass.