In honor of our momentous 65th anniversary, the talented bartenders at Golden Steer Steakhouse in Las Vegas have crafted a truly special libation. We proudly present to you "The Monroe," the 65th-edition cocktail that pays homage to the iconic Marilyn Monroe. Inspired by her signature pink lips, this drink boasts a delightful pink hue that is as alluring as the Hollywood legend herself. Whether you're ordering for your next dinner reservation or recreating at home, get ready to indulge in a one-of-a-kind cocktail experience that perfectly captures the essence of our milestone celebration.
- 1.5 oz Angels Envy
- 0.5 oz Orgeat Syrup
- 0.25 oz Balsamic Vinegar
- 1 oz Lemon Juice
- 1 oz Blueberry Syrup
- 4 dashes Chocolate Bitters
- 1/2 spoon Dried Egg whites
- Gold Sugar
- Blueberries (to garnish)
- Gather all the ingredients for The Monroe cocktail.
- In a cocktail shaker, combine 1.5 ounces of Angels Envy, 0.5 ounces Orgeat Syrup, 1 oz of Lemon Juice, 0.25 ounces of Balsamic Vinegar, 1 ounces of Blueberry Syrup, 1/2 spoon of Dried Egg Whites, and 4 dashes of Chocolate Bitters.
- Fill the shaker with ice cubes and shake vigorously for about 15 seconds, allowing all the flavors to blend harmoniously.
- Rim a coupe glass with the gold sugar
- Strain the cocktail mixture into the chilled rimmed glass
- For the final touch, garnish The Monroe with fresh blueberries.
Indulge in the Pink Perfection: "The Monroe" cocktail is a harmonious fusion of flavors that will tantalize your taste buds and leave you craving for more. The smooth and sophisticated Angels Envy bourbon sets the stage for a rich and robust foundation. The addition of Lemon Juice imparts a subtle citrusy note, while the touch of balsamic vinegar adds a surprising twist that balances the sweetness.
To achieve the captivating pink hue, our bartenders blend in luscious blueberry puree, infusing the cocktail with a fruity vibrancy. The gentle sweetness of the simple syrup enhances the overall flavor profile, ensuring a perfectly balanced taste. Finally, a few dashes of chocolate bitters add depth and complexity, taking The Monroe to new heights of indulgence.
To enhance the visual appeal, we adorn The Monroe with a chilled coupe glass rimmed with gold sugar to add an elegant touch. As a finishing flourish, place blueberries on a pick and add as a garnish to offer a delightful visual and textural contrast.
Join us in raising a glass to the remarkable 65-year legacy of Golden Steer Steakhouse with The Monroe. This exceptional cocktail captures the essence of celebration, elegance, and the enduring spirit of Marilyn Monroe. Indulge in this exquisite libation and savor the flavors that have been carefully crafted to honor this momentous occasion. Cheers to 65 years of culinary excellence and the beginning of many more memorable moments to come!