December 7, 2011 – National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
Today we mark the 70th anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor and remember those who lost their lives during the Japanese sneak attack that began at 7:55am this morning (Hawaii time) on December 7, 1941.
During the attack, the United States lost around 2,400 men, more than a dozen ships and around one hundred and sixty aircraft.
Pearl Harbor Cocktail
recipe adapted from mixnsip.com
- 2 oz vodka
- 1 oz melon liqueur
- Dash orgeat syrup
- Pineapple juice
Garnish: tropical fruit
Build in an ice-filled collins glass, garnish.