By: Steve Manktelow

07-02-2018 Between the Sheets
February 8, 2018

Two cocktails which combine brandy and rum are the ‘Bolero’ and ‘Between the Sheets’. Gold label rum is rather better in…

Read More
06-02-2018 Betsy Ross
February 6, 2018

A somewhat novel variation of the Brandy Cocktail, in that it is one of the few cocktails using port wine is…

Read More
05-02-2018 Egg Milk Punch
February 6, 2018

Egg Milk Punch – Jerry Thomas Use Large bar glass One teaspoon of fine white sugar One wineglass of brandy One-fourth…

Read More
04-02-2018 Lafayette
February 5, 2018

Lafayette – David Embury The Lafayette is, in effect, a medium Manhattan with Dubonnet substituted for Italian Vermouth 1 part French…

Read More
03-02-2018 Manana
February 5, 2018

the following is the original formula as given to me by Herb Smith of the Spanish Room in the Deshler-Wallick Hotel…

Read More
02-02-2018 Knight
February 4, 2018

Knight – David Embury ½ part Cointreau ½ part Green Chartreuse 2 parts Lemon Juice 8 parts Brandy Shake with cracked…

Read More
01-02-2018 Red Lion
February 2, 2018

Red Lion – David Embury ½ part Grand Marnier ½ part Grenadine 2 parts Lime Juice 8 parts Gin Shake vigorously…

Read More
31-01-2018 Brandy Alexander
February 1, 2018

Alexander – David Embury 1 part sweet cream 1 part crème de cacao 4 parts gin Shake with cracked ice, The…

Read More
30-01-2018 Ampersand
January 31, 2018

Ampersand – Old Waldorf Bar Days Two dashes Orange Bitters One-third Brandy One-third Tom Gin One-third Italian Vermuth Stir; strain; two…

Read More
29-01-2018 White Lady
January 29, 2018

White Lady 1 part Cointreau or triple sec 2 parts lemon juice 8 parts Gin 1 egg white to each 2…

Read More