Monday, December 31, 2018

Hot Toddy (How to Drink)

Recipe
2 oz. Whisk(e)y (I'm using Monkey Shoulder)
1/2 oz. Simple Syrup
2 dashes Angostura Bitters
4 oz. near boiling water
Garnish with a lemon twist

Poinsettia (How to Drink)

Amazing and refreshing drink. Of course, the one with Absinthe has some serious kick to it!

Recipe
Poinsettia
1 oz. Cranberry Juice
1/4 oz Simple Syrup (optional)
1/2 oz Triple Sec
Garnish with Cranberries -or- Orange Twist

Uncle Lewis
1 oz. Cranberry Juice
1/4 Simple Syrup (optional)
1/2 oz Dry CuraƧao
2 dashes of Absinthe
Trapped Rosemary Smoke
Garnish like a maniac

Sunday, December 30, 2018

How to Make a Champagne Cocktail 3 Bitters & 3 Cocktails/ NYE (Common Man Cocktails)

I like the fact that they use different bitters, but this is certainly the recommended one out of the bunch.

Recipe
6 oz of Champagne / Sparkling Wine / Prosecco
1 Sugar Cube
3 Dashes Angostura Bitters
Lemon Twist