Toast The Return Of 'House Of The Dragon' Season 2 With These Fiery Cocktails

All must choose (a cocktail)…

As we return to Westeros for the highly anticipated Season 2 premiere of House Of The Dragon on Sunday, June 16, it’s time to raise a glass to the Targaryen dynasty. This season promises more battles, more diverse locations, and deeper character development.

To celebrate this epic continuation, check out these creative crafted cocktails perfect for sipping during the premiere—each as fiery and complex as the series itself.

Targaryen Tea


  • 1 oz Teeling Small Batch Irish Whiskey
  • 1 oz Peach Schnapps
  • 1 oz Lemon-Lime Soda
  • 1 oz Sours Mix
  • Lime Wedge for garnish

Method: Shake all ingredients over ice. Pour into a Rocks glass or strain into a small Shot glass. Garnish with a lime wedge.

The King’s Landing Lemonade


  • 1.5 oz of Dewar’s 12-year-old whisky
  • 3 oz of Club Soda
  • 2 oz Lemonade

Method: Combine all ingredients over ice in a highball glass and garnish with a lemon wheel.

Rhaenyra’s Revenge


  • 2 oz Aberfeldy 12
  • 1 tsp Local Honey
  • 3 dash Peychaud’s Bitters
  • 1 dash Angostura Bitters
  • ¼ oz Absinthe (to rinse)
  • Expressed Lemon Peel for garnish

Method: Rinse inside of a chilled glass with Absinthe and set aside. Combine remaining ingredients (aside from lemon peel) in a mixing glass over ice and stir. Strain into the prepared glass. Garnish with the expressed lemon peel, and enjoy.

Queen Alicent’s Ambrosia


  • 2 oz Bombay Sapphire Premier Cru
  • 3 oz Martini & Rossi Prosecco
  • ½ oz Freshly Squeezed Lemon Juice
  • ¼ oz Sugar Syrup
  • Lemon Twist to garnish

Method: Shake all of the ingredients (except Prosecco) briefly with cubed ice for around 10 seconds. Fine strain the mixture into a chilled, straight sided wine glass including 3 oz of Prosecco.

Dragon Dram


  • 2 oz. Teeling Small Batch Irish Whiskey

Method: Simply pour in a glass and enjoy