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DIY Beer Cocktail: The Strawberry Firecracker

It's that time of the year again. Porch sitting and grilling. Water guns and picnics. Bonfires and s'mores. The next time you plan your summer funsies, don't forget to make this easy and delicious DIY beer cocktail. It's the best way to heat things up and get the party started.

The Strawberry Firecracker

Serves 1


1 pint glass

12 oz. bottle of Angry Orchard Crisp Apple

2 shots of Prairie Fire (Hot Cinnamon Whiskey)

½ cup of sliced strawberries

1 cup of ice


1. Put ice and strawberries in pint glass.

2. Add the Prairie Fire shots.

3. Slowly pour half of the Angry Orchard into pint glass.

4. Invert the bottle into glass until fully submerged.

5. Kick back and enjoy!

Prairie Fire can be purchased at Iowa Distilling Company, 4349 Cumming Ave., Cumming 50061. They're open Tuesday through Friday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Saturday from noon – 5 p.m. for free tours and tastings. Go to