A little friendly rivalry never hurt anyone, and as a brand that has hotels in many great football cities, we love to find fun ways to celebrate football season. Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore  is not only toasting to their home team, the Baltimore Ravens, with the Royal Raven cocktail, but they’re also creating a cocktail each week for the team that the Ravens are up against.

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Throughout football season, you’ll be able to find the cocktail recipes below, and you can also catch fun Facebook Live videos to see demonstrations on how the cocktails are made.  The next time you have friends over to watch the big game, maybe you’ll give one of these a try!

Royal Ravens vs Puppy Power  (Ravens vs Browns)

The Royal Raven takes on Puppy Power, the cocktail created for the Cleveland Browns. If you’re cheering on the Browns or a visiting team, you can #StaySonesta in Cleveland in two locations, Cleveland Airport and Cleveland-Westlake.

The Royal Raven

1.5 oz vodka
1 oz Blue Curaçao
.5 oz Cranberry Juice
Splash Sour Mix
Splash Grenadine
Top with Sprite and Garnish with a Lemon Slice

Puppy Power (Mudslide)

1 oz vodka
1 oz Kahlua® coffee liqueur
1 oz Bailey’s® Irish cream
1 oz cream


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One of the biggest football weekends for the Ravens is when they meet the Steelers. The team at Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore created The Curtain Rod Cocktail to go up against The Royal Raven.

The Curtain Rod:
-1.5oz Bulleit Rye Whiskey
-.5oz Luxardo Maraschino Liqueur
-2oz Orange Juice
-.5oz Lemon Juice
-Dash Peychaud’s Bitters
-Blackberries for garnish

Find some of our favorite football season cocktail  recipes here and food recipes here.