Kinky Cocktails

In honor of the return engagement of one of our favorite tours, Kinky Boots, here are some kinky cocktails for your enjoyment.

1516_KB_Kinky BubblesKINKY BUBBLES

1 oz. KINKY® Pink Liqueur
4 oz. Risata® Moscato d’Asti

Pour chilled KINKY® Pink Liqueur into champagne flute and top with chilled Risata® Moscato d’Asti. Good for spring and summer!


KINKY ZING1516_KB_Kinky Zing

2 oz. KINKY® Pink Liqueur
2 oz. peach schnapps
lemon-lime soda

Add KINKY® Pink Liqueur and peach schnapps to a mixing tin, cap and shake for a few seconds. Pour into an ice-filled glass and top with lemon-lime soda. Garnish with lemon wedge.

1516_KB_Kinky BlushKINKY BLUSH

2 oz. KINKY® Pink Liqueur
1 oz. KINKY® Vodka
3 oz. pink lemonade
splash of lemon-lime soda

Pour KINKY® Pink Liqueur, KINKY® Vodka and pink lemonade over ice and stir. Top with a splash of lemon-lime soda. Add lemon wheels for garnish, as desired. Good for spring and summer!

KINKY KOSMO1516_KB_Kinky Kosmo

¾ oz. KINKY® Pink Liqueur
1 ¼ oz. KINKY® Vodka
½ oz. simple syrup
½ oz. fresh lime juice
lime wheel

Add KINKY® Pink Liqueur and KINKY® Vodka, simple syrup and fresh lime juice to a mixing tin, cap and shake for a few seconds. Pour into a martini glass and garnish with a lime wheel. Good for all seasons!

Don’t miss Kinky Boots, at The 5th until May 8! Click here to get tickets.
All cocktail recipes courtesy Kinky® Beverages. (There are lots of other great cocktails on their website, which can be filtered by drink base, style, difficulty and season. What a time to be alive.)

“Southern Rock” Cocktail Inspired by Janis Joplin

This cocktail was inspired by the Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll herself, Janis Joplin, and was created by our restaurant sponsor, Seattle’s Hard Rock Cafe.  A Night With Janis Joplin runs until April 17, 2016 at The 5th Avenue Theatre in Downtown Seattle.

“Southern Rock”
You’ll need the following ingredients:

  • Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey
  • Southern Comfort
  • Chambord Black Raspberry Liqueur
  • Smirnoff Vodka
  • Mixed Sweet/Sour
  • Top with Sierra Mist


  1. Start with ice in your glass
  2. Pour in 1 oz of Jack Daniel’s and Southern Comfort
  3. Pour in 1/2 oz of Chambord and Smirnoff
  4. Top it off with a sour mix of your choosing (made from scratch at Hard Rock Cafe!)
  5. Briefly shake the mixture in a cocktail shaker
  6. Finish it off with Sierra Mist
  7. Add a lemon wedge for garnish

…or enjoy the “Janis Joplin” and drink Southern Comfort right out of the bottle!

Thanks to Seattle’s Hard Rock Cafe! Please enjoy responsibly.

To learn more about A Night With Janis Joplin or to buy tickets, visit

Lola’s Seattle Adventure

The fabulous Lola of Kinky Boots fame came to visit Seattle recently to get better acquainted with the city before the entire cast rolls into town in April. (Lola wanted to add that she left the rest of them behind because drag queens have A LOT of luggage — Kinky Boots take up so much space — and she wanted to travel light.) Keep track of Lola’s adventures with the hashtag #SEAtheBoots !

Marketing with Lola
Rachel, Erin and Jordan with Lola on the windy Space Needle observation deck!

Rachel, Erin and Jordan of The 5th Avenue Marketing Team escorted Lola on her adventure of The Emerald City. (Though Lola thought we should think about renaming it “The Crimson City.”) She was a bit of a diva when it came to showing her face on camera, but she was such a doll to pose those boots for photos at some of Seattle’s favorite landmarks.

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