Minny's Mississippi Punch

Minny's Mississippi Punch

Minny's Mississippi Punch

This punchy Southern cocktail, inspired by nominee The Help, is sweet but surprisingly strong—just like the characters in the movie.MacKenzie Smith

This punchy Southern cocktail, developed by Nitehawk Cinema's Beverage Director Jen Marshall and inspired by the Oscar-nominated film The Help, is sweet but surprisingly strong—just like the characters in the movie.

Minny's Mississippi Punch
This punch-like Southern-feeling cocktail, caresses with it's genteel nature, but packs a wallop with the inclusion of whiskey, rum, and apple brandy.
Yield: makes 1 cocktail

Ingredients

  • 1 12 oz. rum
  • 1 oz. rye whiskey
  • 1 oz. apple brandy
  • 12 oz. fresh lemon juice
  • 12 tsp. granulated sugar
  • 2 dashes orange bitters

Instructions

  1. Combine all ingredients with ice in a cocktail shaker. Shake well and strain the mixture into a pilsner glass filled with fresh ice.