White Lady Cocktail Recipe

White Lady Cocktail Recipe AKA – Delilah or Chelsea Sidecar The White Lady is a drink known by a few names. The Chelsea Sidecar references its similarities to the Sidecar. I’m not sure where the White Lady name comes from. Delilah is the least common, but it is my favorite. A Gin Sidecar Style of…

Meet the Daisy Cocktail Family

Daisy Cocktail When you know how to make a Daisy you know how to make dozens of other cocktails The Gin Daisy is having a moment. After 120 years it has finally made it into the Oxford English Dictionary. The first citation the OED quotes is from 1887. 130 years later it is now officially…

Hanky Panky Cocktail Recipe

Print Hank Panky Ingredients 1 1/2 oz London dry gin 1/2 oz sweet vermouth 1/2 oz dry vermouth 1/4 oz Benedictine lemon twist for garnish Instructions Pour everything over ice in a mixing glass. Strain into a chilled coupe glass. Garnish with a lemon twist.

Orgeat Syrup Recipe

Orgeat Syrup If you enjoy mixing up classic cocktails you will need orgeat syrup. Orgeat is sweet almond syrup. You make it with orange blossom water or rose water. It is a common ingredient in many Tiki drinks and classic cocktails. The Mai Tai is the most well known drink made with orgeat.   Orgeat…

Vieux Carre Cocktail – A Classic Cocktail Recipe

Vieux Carre Cocktail Walter Bergeron created the Vieux Carre cocktail at the Carousel Bar in New Orleans in the 1930’s. The drink takes its name from the City’s French Quarter. The Carousel Bar is one of the bars that make New Orleans a center for classic cocktails. The bar itself rotates around the bartenders making…