Make A Cocktail With Mortar & Pestle

Looking to spice up your Friday night in? Practice your own bartending skills at home! Mortar and Pestle shares the recipe for making your very own Virat Kohli’s Sixer with ginger vodka, pineapple, and lemon! ⁣⁣There are even cocktail classes in the mix.

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What about a Sunday Funday?
Make your very own Saala Harami Tonic with Sapphire East Gin, pineapple juice, and grapefruit juice! ⁣⁣⁣

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We’re pretty certain that one of the best things to come from the year 2020 is cocktail orders to-go from our favorite local restaurants and bars! Mortar & Pestle in downtown San Mateo will always have our heart for serving up some of the most unique flavors around, and when paired with some Curry Up Now cuisine your night is sure to be spicy.  Take a peek at the bar menu here before ordering some Indian Street Food. Select your city and order to-go here:

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…or try your hand at whipping up the best selling Bangalore Old Fashioned as featured on
Inspired by the ingredients traded along the old spice routes in India and Sri Lanka, the best-selling cocktail at San Jose and San Mateo, Calif.’s Mortar & Pestle Bar, by beverage director Lucas England, balances the spicy and the lightly sweet. “Swapping in rum for whiskey in an Old Fashioned is a great way to surprise guests with warm, spiced flavors,” says England. “If the rum is overproof, it can be softened with sugar syrups or bitters.

Get ready for summertime!
There is nothing quite like an icy cold treat on a hot summer day. And the 50/50 at Mortar & Pestle in San Mateo, California is a dreamy cocktail inspired by the beloved Creamsicle ice pop, will help keep you cool as summer continues to heat up.

Made with a refreshing mix of citrus vodka, Campari, OJ, cherry heering, egg white, lemon and vanilla bitters, the 50/50 is a total treat in a glass. “The 50/50 was inspired by the original orange creamsicle, the 50/50 bar (made with vanilla ice cream in the center and a hard orange flavored shell around it),” explains Danny Alcantara, the bartender at Mortar & Pestle’s San Mateo location, who concocted this boozy beverage.

Thirsty Magazine shares the recipe (here)! 

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