Pre-prohibition cocktails and modern twists on classics

Posts from the ‘The Classics’ category

Poet’s Dream

Ingredients: 1.5oz Gin .75oz Dry Vermouth .5oz Benedictine 2 dash Orange Bitters Lemon Twist Instructions: Add the gin, dry vermouth, Benedictine and orange bitters to a chilled mixing…

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…

Diamondback

Ingredients: 1.5oz Rittenhouse Rye .75oz Green Chartreuse .75oz Apple Brandy Instructions: Add the rye , green Chartreuse and apple brandy to a chilled mixing glass. Add…

Tipperary

Ingredients: 2oz Irish Whiskey .75oz Sweet Vermouth .5oz Green Chartreuse Lemon Twist Instructions: Add the Irish whiskey, sweet vermouth and green Chartreuse to a chilled mixing…

Brainstorm

  Ingredients: 2oz Irish Whiskey .5oz Dry Vermouth .25oz Benedictine Orange Twist Instructions: Add the Irish whiskey, dry vermouth and Benedictine to a chilled mixing glass.…

Lucien Gaudin

Ingredients: 1oz Gin .5oz Campari .5oz Cointreau .5oz Dry Vermouth Orange Twist Instructions: Add the gin, Campari, Cointreau and dry vermouth to a chilled mixing glass.…

Alabazam

Ingredients: 2oz VSOP Cognac .5oz Cointreau .25oz Lemon Juice .25oz Simple Syrup .25oz Angostura Bitters Instructions: Add the cognac, cointreau, lemon juice, simple syrup and bitters…

Champs Élysées

Ingredients: 1.5oz VSOP Cognac .5oz Green Chartreuse .5oz Lemon Juice .5oz Simple Syrup 2 dashes Angostura Bitters Instructions: Add the cognac, Chartreuse, lemon juice, simple syrup…

Between the Sheets

Ingredients: .75oz VSOP Cognac .75oz Rum .75oz Cointreau .75oz Lemon Juice Instructions: Add the cognac, rum, cointreau and lemon juice to a shaker glass. Add ice…

Sidecar

Ingredients: 1.5oz VSOP Cognac .75oz Cointreau .75oz Lemon Juice Sugar Instructions: Rim a cocktail glass with sugar then place in freezer. Add the cognac, cointreau and…