When you’re an avid cocktail-lover, it’s important to consider a few factors when taking a trip to the liquor store: what to drink, ingredients, budget, time, etc. If you’re planning on stocking your fridge, hosting a party, attending one, or just don’t have enough hours in the day (or money in your pocket) to play bartender, Cutwater Ready-To-Enjoy Canned Cocktails are the answer to your prayers. Here are 5 reasons you need them in your fridge.


1. They have cocktail options for everyone.

Cutwater RTEs offer a variety of 10 timeless mixes of your go-to cocktails, pre-mixed for your drinking pleasure. Made with real, quality spirits, and the same great taste of the classic cocktails you know and love. Perfect for when you crave something specific, or whatever mood you’re in!

2. Two words: convenient and affordable.

Time is money. So when money gets tight, days get busy, and life gets hard, Cutwater has your back. With only one thing on your shopping list, does it get any easier than picking up an affordable case of Cutwater RTEs and cracking open a can?

3. Bartending isn’t for everyone.

Let’s face it, not everyone is born an expert behind the bar. Drop the tin shaker and leave the cocktail mixing for the pros. Cutwater knows how it’s done!

4. The Holidays are in full swing.

The Holiday season means parties, gifts, and drinks galore. If you’re the busy host, keep it simple and stress-free by adding RTEs to the menu. If you’re attending, help the host keep it simple and stress-free by bringing some RTEs with you. Not to mention, who doesn’t love getting booze for Christmas?

5. Seasons may change, but Cutwater doesn’t.

Even when the Holidays are over, Cutwater isn’t going anywhere. RTE Canned Cocktails are available year-round!

Keep scrolling for all RTE options listed at the bottom!

As amazing as Cutwater RTEs are, let’s not forget those of you who either ARE natural-born bartenders, or simply just enjoy doing it. If experimenting with new cocktail recipes is your thing, start growing your Cutwater Spirits collection and let’s get mixing! Here are a few inspirational recipes to try next time you’re working your cocktail magic.

Horchata Spiced Latte

1.5 oz Fugu Horchata Vodka
3 oz cold brew coffee
¾ oz coffee liqueur
¾ oz cream
1 dash Infuse Cardamom Bitters

Glass: old fashioned
Garnish: nutmeg and cinnamon stick

Shake all ingredients well with ice, and strain into an old-fashioned glass with fresh ice. Grate some fresh nutmeg over the top, and garnish with a cinnamon stick.

cutwater_threesheets_barrelaged Three Sheets Egg Nog

3 oz Cutwater Three Sheets Barrel Aged Rum
4 eggs (separate whites from yolks)*
1/3 cup sugar, plus 1 Tbsp.
1 pint whole milk
1 cup heavy cream
1 tsp nutmeg

Glass: anything goes
Garnish: cinnamon stick

1. Beat egg yolks until they lighten in color, Gradually add the 1/3 cup sugar and continue mixing until fully dissolved
2. Add the milk, cream, rum, and nutmeg, and stir to combine
3. Beat egg whites until soft peaks form. Add tablespoon of sugar, and continue beating until you have stiff peaks
4. Stir into the yolk/cream/rum mixture, and chill before serving

*If concerned with uncooked eggs:
1. Follow step one as above
2. Heat milk, cream, and nutmeg in a saucepan until it just comes to a boil
3. Remove from heat, and gradually temper this mixture into the yolk/sugar mixture. Stir in the rum, and chill until cooled
4. Follow step 3 from above, and whisk into the cooled yolk/cream/rum mixture
5. Chill before serving

Partridge in an (Old) Pear Grove

1 ½ oz Cutwater Old Grove Gin
¾ oz Merlet Crème de Poire
¾ oz fresh lemon juice
½ oz rosemary-clove simple syrup*
club soda
1-2 slices of pear

Glass: Collins
Garnish: sprig of rosemary, pear

Muddle 1-2 slices of pear well in a shaker, and add gin, crème de poire, lemon, and rosemary-clove syrup. Shake well with ice, and double strain into a Collins glass full of ice. Top with club soda, and stir gently to combine. Garnish with a sprig of rosemary, and a slice of pear.

*For rosemary-clove simple syrup:
Combine ½ cup sugar, ½ cup water, 3 sprigs of rosemary, and 10-15 cloves in a saucepan, and heat until it reaches a boil. Reduce heat and simmer for 10-15 minutes, then remove from heat, and allow to sit for 30 minutes. Strain into a mason jar, and store in the refrigerator until use.




sp_j003-cutwater-can-mockups_gin-tonic_013117Old Grove Gin & Tonic

Even when updated, some cocktails are timeless. We’ve blended our clean and fragrant Old Grove Gin with our house-made grapefruit cucumber tonic to re-create the perfect match. A modern spin on an old classic, the bright citrus flavors will keep you refreshed day or night. ABV: 6.2%

sp_j003-cutwater-can-mockups_rum-cola_013117Three Sheets Rum & Cola

This cocktail instantly transports you to the tropics. Our smooth Three Sheets White Rum, crafted from pure cane sugar, blends with earthy cardamom in our house-made cola to create a uniquely exotic, yet inviting flavor. The mix of sweet and spice will have you feeling the waves wherever you may be. ABV: 7%

sp_j003-cutwater-can-mockups_rum-ginger_013117Three Sheets Rum & Ginger

This Rum & Ginger is like none you’ve ever tasted. We blend our Three Sheets White Rum, crafted from pure can sugar, with our fresh and spicy house-made ginger beer to create a robust yet balanced craft cocktail. It’s a storm of flavor that is sure to warm your pallet. ABV: 7%

sp_j003-cutwater-can-mockups_spicy-bloody-mary_013117Fugu Spicy Bloody Mary

Like the venomous namesake fish, this Fugu Bloody Mary packs a sting. We’ve combined our signature Fugu Vodka with our award-winning Bloody Mary mix, featuring ripe tomatoes, exotic spices, and a heavy dose of pepper to make a spicy cocktail that is dangerously drinkable. ABV: 10%

mild-bloody-maryFugu Mild Bloody Mary

Our Fugu Bloody Mary is perfect for those who like a stronger dose of tomato in their mix. This veggie-forward cocktail is perfect, featuring our signature Fugu Vodka, ripe tomatoes, and exotic spices for a classic cocktail that is dangerously drinkable. ABV: 10%

vodka-muleFugu Vodka Mule

Natural Ginger, a splash of bitters, and a hint of lime, makes for an unforgettable Moscow Mule. We mix in our exceptionally smooth, award-winning Fugu Vodka and the party really gets started. Spicy, sweet, bitter, and tart. Enjoy it straight from our copper-colored can. ABV: 7%

vodka-soda-cucumberFugu Cucumber Vodka Soda

Cool, fresh, and effervescent, our Cucumber Vodka Soda is a new take on the classic cocktail. We start with our exceptionally smooth, award-winning Fugu Vodka, then add just a hint of cucumber to our unique house-made soda. It’s a refreshing cocktail that will take you places. ABV: 7%

vodka-soda-grapefruitFugu Grapefruit Vodka Soda

Sometimes a hint of bitterness can be sweet, which is the case with this refreshing citrus cocktail. We start with our exceptionally smooth, award-winning Fugu Vodka. Then add just the right touch of grapefruit to our unique house-made soda. It’s a spirited cocktail that will take you places. ABV: 7%

vodka-soda-limeFugu Lime Vodka Soda

Sparkling and tart, our Lime Vodka Soda is a delicious cocktail that’s simply refreshing. We start with our exceptionally smooth, award-winning Fugu Vodka, then add a splash of lime to our unique house-made soda. It’s a zesty cocktail that will take you places. ABV: 7%

vodka-soda-orangeFugu Orange Vodka Soda

Our Orange Vodka Soda is a refreshingly sweet sparkling cocktail. We start with our exceptionally smooth, award-winning Fugu Vodka, then add a splash of orange to our unique house-made soda. It’s a juicy cocktail that will take you places. ABV: 7%


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