Pre-prohibition cocktails and modern twists on classics

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Lily’s Pad

Ingredients: 2oz Hendrick’s Gin .5oz Velvet Falernum .75oz Maraschino .75oz Dolin Blanc .75oz St. Germain .75oz Lemon juice 8 Bittermens Boston bittahs 15 Mint Leaves 4…

The Dark Storm

Ingredients: 1.5 Ron Zacapa 23 Rum .75 Domaine de Canton .75 Fernet-Branca 2 dashes Rhubarb Bitters Cherry Instructions: Add the rum, Domaine de Canton, Fernet-Branca and…

Guardian Angel

Ingredients: 1.5oz Hendrick’s Gin 1oz Cocchi Americano 1oz Aperol .5oz Domaine de Canton 5 drops Bittermens Hopped Grapefruit Bitters Lemon Twist Instructions: Add the gin, Cocchi…

St. Germain

A sweet Elderflower flavored liqueur that has seemingly overnight become an indispensable, must have ingredient, St. Germain is as good substituted into classics as it is…

Seraphim

Ingredients: 2 1/4oz Hendricks Gin .5oz Aperol .5oz St. Germain .25oz Simple Syrup 5 drops Bittermens Hopped Grapefruit Bitters 6 Cucumber slices Instructions: Place 5 cucumber…

Widow’s Kiss

Ingredients: 1.5oz Apple Brandy .75oz Yellow Chartreuse .75oz Benedictine 2 dashes Angostura Bitters Instructions: Add the apple brandy, yellow Chartreuse, Benedictine and Angostura bitters to a…

A Little Medicinal

Ingredients: 1.5 Gin .75 Cynar .33 Campari .5  Maurin Quina 2 dashes Peychaud’s Bitters 1 dash Regan’s Bitters Instructions: Add the Gin, Cynar, Campari, Maurin Quina,…

Choke the Treuse

Ingredients: 1oz Cynar 1oz Green Chartreuse 1oz Domaine de Canton Yellow Chartreuse (rinse) Peated Scotch (rinse) Instructions: Add the Cynar, green Chartreuse and Domaine de Canton…

The Long Kiss Goodnight

Ingredients: 1oz Rye .5oz Amaro Averna .5oz Fernet-Branca .5oz Campari .5oz Green Chartreuse 5 drops Bittermens Boston Bittahs 5 drops Bittermens Orange Cream Citrate Orange twist…