Classic Cocktail Recipes – Rolls Royce Cocktail

The Rolls Royce cocktail, like its namesake, is one of things you don’t often see. Classic, elegant and luxurious with two varieties of vermouth and Benedictine.    Print Classic Cocktail Recipes – Rolls Royce Cocktail Ingredients Glass: chilled coupe 2 oz London dry gin 1/2 oz sweet vermouth 1/2 oz dry vermouth 1/4 oz Benedictine…

Daisy de Santiago Cocktail Recipe

Daisy de Santiago Cocktail Recipe How to Make a Daisy de Santiago Cocktail “A lovely thing…” Skip to the Recipe Ingredients Notes Related Cocktails Daisy de Santiago History Daisy de Santiago – A classic variation on a Daiquiri. Bacardi Rum Cocktail The Daisy de Santiago was attributed to the “late, lamented Facundo Bacardi” by Charles…

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.

Mojito Cocktail Recipe

Mojito Cocktail Recipe The earliest known Mojito cocktail recipe dates to 1929. The recipe is in a Cuban cocktail book called Libro de Cocktail. Literally, ‘The Cocktail Book.’ In the book the drink is Mojo de Ron. In Spanish mojo is sauce, and ron means rum. So, Rum Sauce.  I prefer to think of it as Ron’s…

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…

Sazerac Recipe

A Short History of the Sazerac Here is a challenge for you. Walk into a bar in New Orleans and try to find a bartender who can’t make a Sazerac.   Now try to figure out who makes the best one. Check out the Sazerac Bar at the Hermes Hotel, the Carousel Bar or Arnaud’s…