On Sunday night, President Obama told the world that Osama Bin Laden, the leader behind our nation's most horrific terrorist attacks on 9/11, had been killed in a special operation by Navy SEALs.
While most deaths aren't celebrated, Bin Laden ain't your average situation. We've been hunting this guy for nearly a decade, and throngs of people continue to wave flags at both the White House and Ground Zero in Manhattan.
In any event, this is a great time to toast our military, who continue to fight for our country.
We found some interesting cocktail recipes, suitable for toasting the end of a madman's reign:
1 oz. Absinthe
1 dash Tabasco
Add dash of Tabasco to shot of Absinthe.
1 oz Jagermeister® herbal liqueur
2 oz peach schnapps
2 oz strawberry schnapps
2 oz wildberry schnapps
8 oz Red Bull® energy drink
Shake Red Bull, peach, strawberry, and wild berry schnapps in a cocktail shaker with ice. Strain into glass. Then put Jagermeister into shot glass. Drop in the shot and drink.
1/2 oz vodka
1/2 oz Southern Comfort
1/2 oz amaretto almond liqueur
1/2 oz triple sec
1/2 oz sloe gin
1/2 oz lime juice
Pour all ingredients (except orange juice) into an ice-filled collins glass. Fill with orange juice, and serve.
1/3 oz Scotch whisky
1/3 oz dark rum
1/3 oz vodka
Pour the Scotch into a shot glass. Add rum, followed by the vodka, and serve.
1.50 oz Grand Marnier
1.25 oz grenadine
2 oz 151 Proof Rum
.75 oz tequila
3 oz orange juice
Pour ingredients into a tall ice filled glass. Ponder what the person who named this drink does for a living.