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06-03-2018 Za-Za
March 7, 2018

Za-Za – David Embury The most common version of this drink is equal parts of gin and Dubonnet, decorated with a…

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05-03-2018 Eagle
March 6, 2018

Eagle – David Embury 1 part Parfait Amour  2 parts Lemon Juice  8 parts Gin  1 Egg White to each 2…

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04-03-2018 Hot English Rum Flip
March 4, 2018

Hot English Rum Flip – Recipe below from Jerry Thomas’ Bon Vivants Companion 1928 One quart  Four ounces of moist sugar….

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03-03-2018 Fanciulli
March 4, 2018

Fanciulli – Old Waldorf Bar Days Certain unmusical memories seem to recall an Italian opera of that name, but Solon thinks…

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02-03-2018 Double Standard Sour
March 4, 2018

Double Standard Sour – Old Waldorf Bar Days Owes its name to a controversy which during the Nineties divided two political…

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01-03-2018 Jack Rose
March 2, 2018

Jack Rose – David Embury Of the various applejack cocktails, the Jack Rose is the best known and, apparently, the best…

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28-02-2018 Metropole
February 28, 2018

Metropole – Old Waldorf Bar Days Attributed to a once well-known and somewhat lively hotel, whose bar was long a centre…

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27-02-2018 Martinez
February 28, 2018

Martinez – Jerry Thomas Use small bar glass  One wineglass of vermouth. Two small lumps of ice.  One dash of bitters. …

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26-02-2018 B. V. D.; Applejack Manhattan
February 26, 2018

B. V. D.; Applejack Manhattan – David Embury Made exactly Like the Manhattan but with apple brandy instead of whisky The…

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25-02-2018 Millionaire
February 26, 2018

25-02-2018 Millionaire Some recipes for drinks pf the whisky sour type omit the lemon or lime juice altogether. Such a cocktail…

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