In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, please join the Yale Latino Networking Group and Working Women’s Network for salsa dancing and a beer cocktail tasting with Alisa Bowens-Mercado. No prior experience is required. We look forward to seeing you on the virtual dance floor!
Alisa Bowens-Mercado is the Founder, CEO, and Brewmaster of Rhythm Brewing Co. Affectionately known as "Lady Lager", she made history by becoming the first African-American, woman-owned beer brand in the state of Connecticut (4th in the Country).
Rhythm Beer Cocktail Ingredients:
• 12oz can Rhythm Lager or Unfiltered Light Lager
• 1.5 oz gin
• .5 oz lemon juice
• 1 oz grapefruit juice
• 1 oz simple syrup
• .5 oz luxardo maraschino liqueur
• 1 sprig of rosemary
Rhythm Beer Cocktail Recipe:
In a mixing glass, use a muddler to gently bruise the rosemary, then add the rest of ingredients. Add ice and shake. Strain into a fresh 16 oz pint glass over ice and top with the Rhythm lager. Garnish with rosemary and grapefruit slice.
Places to Purchase Rhythm in CT:
• Trader Joe's
• Whole Foods
• Amity Wine & Spirit
• Total Wine
• Enoteca Cassanova, New Haven, Orange Street