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Velvet Elvis

Velvet Elvis Recipe

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Yield: 1 drink

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Total Time: 5 minutes

Velvet Elvis Recipe

Elvis Presley bought Graceland, a 14-acre estate, in 1957 for $102,500. The property is a popular tourist attraction for fans, with an estimated 600,000 visitors a year.

Ingredients:

  • 1 1/2 ounces Jack Daniels Old No. 7
  • 1 ounce Chambord
  • 1/2 ounce lime juice
  • 4 ounces lemon-lime soda
  • Lime wedge

Directions:

  1. Shake the Jack Daniels, Chambord and lime juice in a cocktail shaker with ice.
  2. Strain the contents of the shaker into an ice-filled glass.
  3. Top with the lemon-lime soda, drop in the lime wedge, and serve.