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Orioles Fans, we have a cocktail for you!

http://letsdrinkon.net/2013/03/16/the-oriole/

Drink Ingredients:
•1 1/2 oz. of Flor De Cana (Nicaragua Silver Rum)
•1/2 oz. of Triple Sec (Cointreau, preferably)
•Dash of Averna (Italian aperitif)
•1/2 oz. of pineapple syrup
•1/2 oz. of lime juice.
•Small dash of black walnut bitters.

Drink Preparation:
•Add ice to cocktail glass to chill.
•Add ingredients to shaker in order as listed.
•Shake ingredients and empty ice from cocktail glass.
•Double strain.

To make the pineapple syrup:

Ingredients:
•1 whole pineapple
•2 cups of sugar
•1/2 cup of water

Preparation:
•Cut up the pineapple into chunks and place into bowl of water and add one cup of sugar. Stir the water to coat the pineapple with the sugar. Then cover and let sit overnight in refrigerator.
•After the pineapple has sat overnight, make a 2:1 simple syrup with one cup of sugar and half a cup of hot water.
•Add the pineapple and the liquid in the bowl to a blender, pulse to combine and breakdown the pineapple.
•Then add the warm simple syrup and blend. Pour into a bottle through a strainer with cheesecloth, while pressing on solids to extract all of the fluid.
•To preserve add either vodka or rum and store in refrigerator.

For a demo, check out this video previously made at Willow:

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