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Virtual Mixology: Bear Creek Distillery

Prepare to be mixed, muddled, shaken and stirred... while you learn the art of making cocktails with HRCA and Davidsons Beer, Wine & Spirits virtually. Learn to mix, stir, and swizzle with the pros from Bear Creek Distillery as you create craft cocktails meant to impress!

Make sure to come prepared with all the ingredients needed to create these Bear Creek Distillery cocktails: Bloody Mary with Real Dill Bloody Mary MixMoscow Mule, and Red Panda. When you are ready, click on the video, above, to follow along. 

Ingredients & Recipes

What you'll need:


  • Bear Creek Rye Vodka
  • Bloody Mary Mix
  • Celery, pickles, bacon, etc. (to garnish bloody mary)
  • 1 lime
  • Ginger Beer (not ginger ale)
  • Red bell pepper juice
  • 1 lemon
  • 3 basil leaves
  • Honey Syrup (prepare this ahead of time, all you need is honey and water)


  • Ice
  • Cocktail shaker
  • Jigger or measuring cups


Bloody Mary with Real Dill Bloody Mary Mix:

  • 2 oz Bear Creek Rye Vodka
  • 8(ish) oz Bloody Mary Mix
  • Celery, pickles, olives, bacon, etc. (anything you want to garnish your bloody mary with)

Add ingredients into pint glass and shke lightly. Pour into pint glass and garnish with celery stalk, pickle, olive, bacon, and really anything else you want.

Moscow Mule:

Combine vodka and lime juice into a copper mug or glass with ice. Top with ginger beer and stir.

Red Panda:

  • 2 oz Bear Creek Rye Vodka
  • 1 oz fresh red bell pepper juice
    • Steam and de-seed 4-5 bell peppers. Put them in a blender or food processor and strain to get the pulp out.
  • 1 oz honey syrup
  • 1/2 oz fresh lemon juice
  • 3 leaves of basil

Add all ingredients into pint glass and shake vigorously. Strain into a glass filled with ice.

More Virtual Mixology Series Recordings

  • Mount Gay Rum:  featuring the "Rum Punch" and "Daiquiri" using Mount Gay Black Barrel Rum.
  • Bear Creek Distillery: featuring the "Bloody Mary", "Moscow Mule" and "Red Panda" all using their Bear Creek Rye Vodka. 
  • Leopold Bros: featuring "The Seventh Heaven" using Leopold's Summer Gin and Maraschino Liqueur and "French 75" using Leopold's Summer Gin.
  • Peach Street Distillers: featuring the "Last Word" using their pear gin.
  • Skrewball Whiskey: featuring the "PB&J Old Fashioned" and "Island of Misfits" usng their Skrewball Peanut Butter Whiskey.
  • Stranahan's Whiskey: featuring the "The Brother's Quarrel" and "Strawberry Swing" using their Stranahan's Original Whiskey.
  • Exotico Tequila: featuring "Exotico Cantarito" and "Blackberry Sage Tequila Smash" using Exotico Reposado Tequila.

More Virtual Mixology Information

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