Alex Kagel, Sommelier and Maitre D' of Kettle Valley Steakhouse has developed Big White Resort's most sophisticated cocktail list on the hill. Here's a sneakpeak of the menu. Make your way up for a highly spirited experience this holiday season. A little background first: Alex Kagel runs his business 21C Mobile Cocktail Bar during the summer season for the ultimate craft cocktail experience at your event, be it a wedding or any other special event that deserves some celebratory imbibing.
Now here's the spirits, from Fancy to Refreshed and complete with Canadian Classics...
French 75 | $12
lemon, sugar, champagne C.1915
White Lady | $11
gin, cointreau, lemon, egg white C.1919
Vesper (3oz) | 14 gin, vodka, lillet, lemon C.1953 | James Bond
White Negroni | $10
gin, suze, carpano bianco, orange C.2004
Smoke & Oak | $18
Odd Society oaked gin, smoked maple syrup, burnt orange, cherry
C.2013 | Edmonton AB
Aviation | $12
aviation gin, lemon juice, maraschino, violet liqueur FLOWERS IN A GLASS C.1916
Passion Fruit Cosmopolitan | $13
absolut vodka, grand marnier, fresh passion fruit, vanilla syrup, cranberry, lime, chartreuse
Snow Collins | $13
absolut elyx, lemon, orange, sugar, soda CRISP AND CITRUS C.2015
Paper Plane | $12
jim beam bourbon, aperol, amaro, lemon DEEP AND TANGY c.2000
The Caesar | $15
The ultimate Canadian experience, table side
C.1969 | Calgary AB
The Boilermaker | $9
wiser's hopped rye on the rocks, sleeve of honey brown C.?
Toronto | $10
lot 40 rye, sugar, fernet branca, lemon C.1940 | New York
To see the rest of this list, you will have to make your way up the mountain. And where else can you get a shot of Fernet Branca?
A few other great highlights at the Kettle Valley Steakhouse include:
- Tableside 50oz Tomakawk
- Tableside Caesar Cocktail
- Large Okanagan Wine List & Enotecca
- New Year's Eve bubbly pairings
- Blind Trust Tasting Menu
The Kettle Valley Steakhouse is located at the Happy Valley Lodge at Big White at the bottom of Lara's Gondola. Find contact details and directions here!