Craft Cocktails

Craft in Springs Magazine

The amazing Montana Horsfall with Colorado Craft Inc. was featured in Springs Magazine. Big shout out to Meagan Thomas for the amazing article and John Mortland for his stunning photos. Don’t forget to stop and pick up a copy for yourself and read all about it!

Surprise News segment with RMFR

Craft joined Rocky Mountain Food Report on Fox 21 earlier this week to present the French 25 cocktail… in a limo! Watch the entire segment on YouTube with the link below. Montana and Dionne are on 12 minutes into the segment.



French 75 Recipe:

2.00 oz – Lee Spirits Dry Gin

0.50 oz – Lemon Juice

0.75 oz – Simple Syrup

Shake / Strain into flute glass

Top with 3.00 oz of Prosecco

Garnish with a Palisade Peach

Pool Side Cocktail Class

Only a little time left to get your tickets for Craft’s next cocktail class. Come join us and learn the history and art of making some of this year’s best pool side cocktails. Brad with European Wine and Spirits will be there teaching you about some of his fantastic liquor while you make your own unique cocktail. This Friday (8/10) from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. Buy your ticket from the link below, only a couple left!

Craft with Fox 21 and RMFR

In case you missed the live event on Fox 21, follow the link bellow to watch Montana teach you how to 6 unique cocktails. Montana is also joined by Dionne with Rock Mountain Food Report telling you were in town you can find each of these amazing cocktails. All cocktail recopies from the show are listed below.

Moxie: Hey Shuga

   - 2 oz Plantation Dark Rum

   - 1 oz Pineapple Juice

   - 0.25 oz Lemon Juice

   - 0.75 Brown Sugar Syrup

   - 4 Blackberries

   - Muddle and Double strain

   - Serve in a coup glass with no ice

Chiba Bar: Gibson Archipelago

   - 0.5 oz White Rum

   - 0.5 Lime

   - 0.75 oz Falernum

   - 0.5 oz Green Chartuese

   - 1 oz Pineapple Juice

   - 1 0z Pomegranate Juice

   - Shake and Strain

   - Garnish with Kiwi Slice

503 W – Jungle Bird

   - 1.5 oz Cachaca

   - 0.75 oz Compari

   - 1.5 oz Pineapple Juice

   - 0.5 Lime Juice

   - 0.75 Simple Syrup

   - Shake Strain over ice

   - Garnish with a pineapple wedge and mint

Axe and the Oak: Dead Man Walking

   - 0.5 oz Cinnamon Simple Syrup

   - 0.5 Lime Juice

   - 2 dashes Peychauds bitter

   - 0.5 oz Apple Bourbon

   - 0.5 Dramamine

   - 1 oz – Falernum

  -   1 oz Hill Shine

   - Shake and Strain

   - Collins Glass

   - Garnish with luxardo cherries or Allspice Berries

Principles Office: Caiparinah

   - 2 oz Cachaca

   - 4 quartered lime wedges; Muddled

   - 0.5 Demerara simple Syrup

-        Shake Lightly

Lee Spirits: Saturn

   - 0.75 Forbidden Fruit

   - 0.5 oz Lemon Juice

   - 0.5 Orgeat

   - 0.25 oz Falernum

   - 1.25 oz Gin

   - Shake / Strain over ice

   - No garnish


June's Cocktail - The Negroni

The Negroni is this month’s featured cocktail. Each month Craft Cocktail Inc. will be featuring a new cocktail on our website. The article will contain everything you will need to know to make this fabulous cocktail yourself.

 This month we are featuring our own take on the Negroni for Negroni week June 4th through the 10th.


1 oz – Lee Spirits Gin

1 oz – Springs 44 Fortify

1 oz – Cocchi Vermouth di Torino

Stir with ice and strain

Serve over a large ice ball with and orange spritz and twist

Best consumed with good friends and stimulating conversation. Cheers!

Montana Horsfall of Craft Cocktail, Inc. helps home bartenders mix better drinks

Craft Cocktail Inc. is featured is this months Colorado Springs Independent. Read the article here to see what Montana has to say about the tips and tricks to become a fantastic home bartender.