GrowlerWerks UKeg Recipes

Looking for some inspiration for your new Ukeg - Try these Liquid-Lab-tested GrowlerWerks UKeg Recipes, designed for the UKeg 64.

"The Virgin Ginger Beer"

  • 2 cups peeled and chopped fresh ginger (about 6 ounces)
  • 2 cups turbinado sugar
  • 8 allspice berries
  • 4 cloves
  • 2 tablespoon chopped crystallized ginger
  • 2 liters seltzer
  • 4 tablespoons fresh lime juice, optional
Combine the ginger, sugar, allspice, cloves spices, and crystallized ginger, and 4 cups of water in a medium saucepan. Bring to a boil. Remove from the heat, cover and let steep for 45 minutes. Prepare a large bowl set over an ice bath. Strain the ginger syrup into the bowl, pressing out all the liquid from the ginger. Cool to room temperature. Before serving, stir together the ginger syrup and seltzer in the Ukeg. Add the lime juice if desired. Serve over ice, garnish with a lime wedge. Feel free to add a shot of rum to your glass for a great Dark and Stormy!

"The Kickin' Mule"

  • 1 Jalapeno Pepper
  • 1 Fresh Lime
  • 3/4 Full Ukeg 64 Growler (from favorite local brewery)
  • .05 oz. Orange Liqueur (Grand Marnier or Cointreau)
  • Vodka
In the uKeg combine Ginger Beer from local brewery with vodka(proportion to taste).  Squeeze in half lime and place used half along with a few slices of jalapeno in uKeg.  Add thinly sliced jalapeno, some lime juice and orange liqueur in a copper mug of Collins glass and muddle.  Add ice and pour ginger beer and vodka from uKeg.  Garnish with a slice or two of jalapeno and lime twist and enjoy!
growlerWerks recipe margarita

"The Limeberry Margarita"

  • 24oz of Your Favorite Tequila
  • 24oz Soda Water
  • 8oz Fresh Squeezed Lime Juice
  • 8oz Liquid Planet Raspberry Syrup
  • 1 oz. Orange Liqueur (Grand Marnier or Cointreau)
  • Splash of PBR Beer
  • A couple of Sprinkles of Himalayan Sea Salt
  • Fresh or Frozen Raspberries and Fresh Lime for Garnish
In the uKeg combine all ingredients except for garnishes - increasing or decreasing percentage of Tequila to Soda Water.  DO NOT add ice as it will melt over time and dilute your Margarita.  Add the CO2 cartridge and store for up to two weeks serving at any time.  To serve, salt the rim of a margarita glass, add ice to glass, pour from the UKeg, garnish with raspberries and lime and enjoy.

"The Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce" - Inspired by Mad Men:

  • 12oz Toddy Coffee
  • 12oz Half & Half
  • 12oz Vodka
  • 12oz Coffee Liqueur
  • 12oz Cola
Serve in a rocks glass full of ice. Garnish with a mint sprig. Perfect for a morning meeting. Consider having the secretary hold your afternoon appointments.   BACK TO THE GrowlerWerks PRODUCT PAGE