Sidecar Cocktail Recipe

Sidecar Cocktail Recipe A Classic Brandy Daisy The Sidecar is an interesting drink. It started showing up around the end of World War I. I takes its name from the motorcycle sidecar. The Ritz Hotel in Paris claims to be the place where the drink was created. It is a delicious blend of Cognac, Cointreau…

Rhubarb Cocktail

Rhubarb Cocktail Rhubarb Sour Recipe This is a Rhubarb Cocktail made with gin and a homemade rhubarb cordial. The recipe was developed spur of the moment for an event. I had been working with some rhubarb cordial and nothing was really working. Finally at the last minute I just went with a classic gin sour.…

Clover Club Cocktail

Print Yum Clover Club Cocktail Ingredients2 ounces London dry gin 3/4 ounce raspberry syrup 3/4 ounce fresh lemon juice 1 egg white 4 fresh raspberriesInstructionsAdd egg white, gin, raspberry syrup and lemon juice to an empty shaker. Dry shake the ingredients for 10 – 20 seconds to emulsify and froth the egg white. Add ice…

Orgeat Punch

I was flipping through Jerry Thomas’ Bon Vivant’s Companion looking for another recipe when I came across this recipe for Orgeat Punch. I thought I’d share it here. Sweet almond syrup, brandy, and a port wine float. Print Yum Auto Draft Ingredients1 1/2 oz brandy 3/4 oz orgeat syrup 1/2 oz fresh lemon juice port wine…