Cocktail 365 Blog

In 2018 as a New Year’s resolution I will be trying a different classic cocktail every day for a year.

This blog will be that journey, and will be a combination of cocktail recipes, photos and a drinking journal for 2018. for more information please visit the Intro post.

We hope you enjoy joining us on this cocktail crawl as much as we plan on enjoying it

08 JanIntro


New Year’s resolutions can be boring, and tough to stick to, I’ve failed on many a resolution, even 2014’s ‘drink more…

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21 Jul13-07-2018 Dry Stinger


Dry Stinger – Recipe from David Embury’s ‘The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks’ Another of the better-known brandy drinks is the…

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21 Jul12-07-2018 Dixie


Dixie – Recipe from David Embury’s ‘The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks’ A pleasing cocktail in which both curacao and creme…

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21 Jul11-07-2018 Admiral


Admiral – Recipe from David Embury’s ‘The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks’ Shake with cracked ice.  1 part Cherry Heering 2…

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21 Jul10-07-2018 Aunt Emily


Aunt Emily – Recipe from David Embury’s ‘The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks’ 1 part Apricot Liqueur  2 parts Gin  1…

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21 Jul09-06-2018 Jersey


Jersey – Recipe from ‘Old Waldorf Bar Days’ Dash of Boker’s Bitters  Two dashes Syrup  One jigger Apple Whiskey  Stir Applejack…

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17 Jul08-07-2018 Dry Punch


Dry Punch – Recipe from Jerry Tomas’ ‘Bon Vivants Companion’ From a recipe by Santina, the celebrated Spanish caterer  Two gallons…

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16 Jul07-07-2018 Bolero


Bolero – Recipe from David Embury’s ‘The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks’ Rum, like gin, blends well with many other liquors….

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13 Jul06-07-2018 Admiral Edward Russell Punch


Admiral Edward Russell’s Punch (for one) 4 parts of earl grey tea 4 parts any brandy 2 parts lemon juice 1…

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13 Jul05-06-2018 Waldorf Gloom Lifter


Waldorf Gloom Lifter – Recipe from ‘Old Waldorf Bar Days’ WALDORF Dash of Manhattan Bitters One-third Whiskey One-third Absinthe One-third Italian…

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13 Jul04-07-2018 New Algonquin


New Algonquin – Recipe from David Embury’s ‘The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks’ Dry Manhattan with the addition of the same…

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