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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18 Apr16-04-2018 Emerson


Emerson – Recipe below from ‘Old Waldorf Bar Days’ There’s a long read ahead from the Waldorf, the longest I think…

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18 Apr15-04-2018 Brandy Champerelle


Brandy Champerelle – Recipe below from Jerry Thomas ‘The Bon Vivants Companion’ Use small wineglass  One-third brandy. One-third curacao. One-third bitters. …

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17 Apr14-04-2018 Park Avenue


Park Avenue – Recipe below from David Embury ‘The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks 1 part Italian Vermouth  2 parts Pineapple…

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17 Apr13-04-2018 Fin de Siecle


Fin de Siecle – Recipe below from ‘Old Waldorf Bar Days’ FIN DE siecle * One dash Orange Bitters  One dash…

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17 Apr12-04-2018 Floater


Floater – Recipe below from ‘Old Waldorf Bar Days’ There is equal authority for a contention that this was called after…

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17 Apr11-04-2018 Jack in the Box


Jack in the Box – Recipe below from David Embury’s ‘The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks’ 1 part Sugar Syrup 1…

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11 Apr10-04-2018 Astoria


Astoria – Recipe below from ‘Old Waldorf Bar Days After the big annex to the old Waldorf, which at its opening,…

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11 Apr09-04-2018 Depth Bomb


Depth Bomb – Recipe below from David Embury’s ‘The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks’ Applejack can, of course, be combined with…

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11 Apr08-04-2018 Tennessee


Tennessee – Recipe below from David Embury’s ‘The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks’ And here is one using maraschino in place…

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11 Apr07-04-2018 Alphonse


Alphonse – Recipe below from ‘Old Waldorf Bar Days’ It was a famous cartoonist who was responsible for a series of…

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