Where will you be watching the World Cup? The soccer fans at Hunter’s Restaurant in Cobble Hill have created a specialty cocktail for each team in the event, plus they’ll be giving away free drinks when countries related to the restaurant win.
That would be Italy, Argentina and Mexico, home countries of the owners and much of the restaurant staff.
Each of the 32 World Cup team drinks represents something about its country or its players through its ingredients, and each costs $10. Once a team is eliminated, the team drink disappears from the menu, too.
The US drink, “Dempsey’s Texan Wildfire,” is named after team captain Clint Dempsey. It contains vodka, spiced honey, lemon juice, champagne, and strawberry.
World Cup cocktails are being served June 12-July 13.
is at 213 Smith St. between Baltic and Butler streets in Cobble Hill.
Read this article in The Brooklyn Paper for the story behind World Cup Cocktails at Hunter’s Restaurant.
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As the saying goes, let the games begin.