Monday, August 25, 2014

Wonka's Fizzy Lifting Drink

2 oz bourbon 1 oz nutella 1/2 oz walnut 1/2 oz licor 43 1/3 oz cream de cacao. Shake shake shake without ice. one egg white. shake shake shake with out ice again. add pebble ice. shake shake shake again. Strain through mesh. splash of soda is optional. Delish

The Plague

Essentially a Walnut Boulevardier: 2 oz bourbon 1 oz aperol. 1 oz sweet vermouth. 1/2 oz walnut liquor. Walnut bitters

Leaves of Grass

1/4 oz Ricard pastis 1/2 oz lemon juice 1/2 oz simple 2 oz rum muddle strawberries. Pour into absinthe soaked glass. Top with pebble ice and prosecco. Garnish mint sprig

Smaug's breath

3/4 oz agave syrup 3/4 oz dark cherry purée 1/2 oz Cointreau 1 oz lime juice 1 1/2 oz cachaca. Shake and strain over ice

Hester Prynne

AKA the Sea Mystery 2 oz cognac. 1 oz cocchi sweet vermouth. Muddled strawberries. 1 oz pomegranate. 1/2 oz lemon. Vigorous shake pour into coup. Garnish with candied lemon peel.

Sultan of Brunei

Chilled beer stein. Pounded mint on bottom. Fill with pebble ice. 2 oz Bourbon. 3/4 oz st Germain elderflower. 1/2 oz ginger syrup. 1/4 oz Cointreau. Shake, strain over ice. Top with prosecco. Drizzle cocchi sweet vermouth around top. Mint sprig garnish.