Friday, 10 June 2016

Bobby Burns

Bobby Burns



1 measure sweet vermouth
1 measure Scotch whisky
3 dashes of Benedictine

Shake the ingredients well with ice and strain into a cocktail glass. Decorate with a twist of lemon peel.

This is one of the best of the whisky cocktails, as befits a drink named in honour of Scotland's greatest poet.





Tuesday, 31 May 2016

Appetizer

Appetizer



1 measure gin
1 measure Dubonnet
juice of 1/2 orange

Shake the ingredients well with ice and strain into a cocktail glass. Decorate with an orange slice.





Gin Fix

Gin Fix



1 tablespoon sugar
juice of 1/4 lemon
1 measure water
2 measures gin

Fill a tall tumbler two-thirds full with crushed ice. Add all the ingredients and stir well. Decorate the rim of the glass with slices of any fruits in season





Martini Sweet

Martini Sweet



2 measures gin
1 measure sweet vermouth

Shake the ingredients well with ice and strain into a cocktail glass





Monday, 30 May 2016

Astoria

Astoria



1 dash of orange bitters
2 measures gin
1 measure dry vermouth

Shake the ingredients well with ice and strain into a cocktail glass





White Lady

White Lady



1/2 measure lemon juice
1/2 measure Cointreau
1 measure gin

Shake the ingredients well with ice and strain into a cocktail glass. Decorate with an orange slice speared with a cocktail cherry





Silver Streak

Silver Streak



1 measure kummel
1 measure gin

Shake the ingredients well with ice and strain into a cocktail glass

Kummel is a colourless liqeur, flavoured with caraway