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High five

HIGH FIVE

1 1/2 oz Beefeater Gin 1/2 oz Aperol 1 oz Grapefruit Juice 1/2 oz Lime Juice 1/2 oz Simple Syrup Shake with ice, strain into a cocktail...

La penumbra

LA PENUMBRA

1 1/2 oz Lustau Brandy 1/2 oz Lustau Oloroso Sherry 1/4 oz Cinnamon Syrup 1 bsp Tamicon Tamarind Concentrate 2 dash Chocolate Bitters...

 
 
 
Grog of thor

GROG OF THOR

1 oz Monkey Shoulder Scotch (1 oz Famous Grouse + 1 dash Laphroaig 10 Year) 3/4 oz Krogstad Aquavit 3/4 oz Lemon Juice 1/2 oz Orange...

Commando grog

COMMANDO GROG

1 1/2 oz Grapefruit Juice 3/4 oz Lime Juice 1/2 oz Falernum 1/2 oz Orgeat 1/2 oz Cinnamon Syrup 1/2 oz Allspice Dram 1 oz Coruba Rum...

 
 
 
Seven sins

SEVEN SINS

1 oz Rye Whiskey 1 oz Applejack 3/4 oz Lemon Juice 3/4 oz Grenadine 2 dash Angostura Bitters Shake with ice, strain into a cocktail...

Mainland

MAINLAND

2 twists Grapefruit Peel 2 oz Tanqueray 10 Gin 1/2 oz Galliano L'Autentico 1 tsp Simple Syrup 1 dash Angostura Bitters Squeeze grapefruit...

 
 
 
:: art of garnish - a philosophical approach: :

:: ART OF GARNISH - A PHILOSOPHICAL APPROACH: :

First published on the USBG National blog in December 2017; slightly adapted version here. Developing a cocktail or adapting a classic...

Old timer

OLD TIMER

1 1/2 oz Bourbon 1/2 oz Cynar 1/2 oz Punt e Mes 1/2 oz Lemon Juice 1/4 oz Simple Syrup 2-4 dash Angostura Bitters Shake with ice,...

 
 
 
King of the impossible

KING OF THE IMPOSSIBLE

1 1/2 oz Cachaça 3/4 oz Lapsang Souchong Tea Syrup 1/4 oz Giffard Banane du Bresil 1/2 oz Lime Juice 1 dash Peychaud's Bitters Shake...

Tammany

TAMMANY

3/4 Rye 1/4 Italian Vermouth 1 dash Crème Yvette 1 dash Crème de Noyaux Stir with ice and strain into a cocktail glass; I added an...

 
 
 
Burlap & satin

BURLAP & SATIN

1 1/2 oz Krogstad Aquavit 1 oz Pineapple Juice 3/4 oz Lemon Juice 1/2 oz Aperol 1/2 oz Simple Syrup Shake with ice, strain into a double...

Cheapskate

CHEAPSKATE

2 oz Gin 3/4 oz Sweet Vermouth 1/4 oz St. Germain 1 tsp Absinthe 1 dash Orange Bitters Stir with ice and strain into a cocktail glass. Two...

 
 
 
Sharpie mustache

SHARPIE MUSTACHE

3/4 oz Dry Gin 3/4 oz Rye 3/4 oz Amaro Meletti 3/4 oz Bonal Gentiane-Quina 1 dash Tiki Bitters Stir with ice, strain into an old fashioned...

Drunken helmsman

DRUNKEN HELMSMAN

1 1/2 oz Plantation Dark Overproof Rum 1/2 oz Amaro Meletti 1/2 oz Falernum 1/2 oz Maple Syrup 1 oz Lime Juice Shake with crushed ice...

 
 
 
Pax sax sarax

PAX SAX SARAX

2 oz Glenmorangie Single Malt 1/4 oz Peychaud's Bitters 1/4 oz Cherry Heering Stir with ice, strain into a cocktail glass pre-rinsed...

Sunset at gowanus

SUNSET AT GOWANUS

2 oz Santa Teresa 1796 Rum 1/4 oz Laird's Bonded Apple Brandy 1/4 oz Yellow Chartreuse 3/4 oz Lime Juice 1/2 oz Maple Syrup Shake with...

 
 
 
Perfect storm

PERFECT STORM

1 1/2 oz Smith & Cross Rum 1/2 oz Cocchi Sweet Vermouth 1/4 oz Crème de Cacao 3/4 oz Passion Fruit Syrup 1/2 oz Lemon Juice 4 dash...

Fall in a glass

FALL IN A GLASS

2 oz Don Q Añejo Rum 1 oz Lustau Oloroso Sherry 3/4 oz Orange Juice 1/4 oz Maple Syrup 2 dash Angostura Bitters Shake with ice, strain...

 
 
 
Handsome jack

HANDSOME JACK

3/4 oz Rittenhouse Bonded Rye 3/4 oz Cognac 1/2 oz Aperol 3/4 oz Byrrh Quinquina 1/2 tsp Green Chartreuse 1/2 tsp Maple Syrup 2 dash...

:: the art of naming a drink: :

:: THE ART OF NAMING A DRINK: :

First published on the USBG National blog in November 2017; slightly adapted version here. For many bartenders, the hardest part of...

 
 
 



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