By Rachel Elsberry
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar
The locals aren’t the only places for a cool sip. Chain restaurants like Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar and Sullivan’s Steakhouse also offer up spirited ways to taste summer in a glass with seasonal additions to their cocktails menus.
Fleming’s Caribbean Rum Punch takes your summer sip on a trip with its combination of Kraken rum, Mount Gay Eclipse and Cointreau.
Caribbean Rum Punch
1.5 oz. Mount Gay Eclipse
0.5 oz. Cointreau
1 oz. limejuice
0.5 oz. Monin Blood Orange
0.5 oz. Simple Syrup
1 oz. cranberry juice
Dash of bitters
Dash of club soda
Float of Kraken rum
Pineapple Wedge on rim
Combine all the ingredients in a cocktail shaker. Top with ice and shake vigorously
Strain into an iced glass
Float with Kraken rum.
Garnish with pineapple wedge.
The Caribbean Rum Punch is available through August 31st at both the Domain and the Downtown Austin Fleming’s locations for
For more information, go to flemingssteakhouse.com/Barbados/ where you can also enter to win a trip to Barbados and a visit to the Mounty Gay Rum Visitor’s Center.
In a city with an abundance of creativity behind the bar, Sullivan’s remains on the forefront, introducing a selection of refreshing summer cocktails including the Grapefruit Martini, made with vodka infused with fresh Ruby Red Grapefruit, Aperol and Agave.
3 oz. Grapefruit Infused Vodka
0.5 oz. Aperol Apertivo
0.25 oz. Agave Nectar
Shake until chilled and strain into a chilled martini glass.
The Grapefruit Martini is on the menu until regularly priced at $12.00 but is on the Happy Hour menu for $6.00.
Sullivan’s Steakhouse is situated in the warehouse district at 300 Colorado Street. Please visit sullivanssteakhouse.com for more information.