• The basque and bijou

    7 monthes ago - By Cocktail Virgin Slut

    1 oz Appleton Estate 12 Year Rum 1 oz Remy VSOP Cognac 1/2 oz Roasted Green Tea Syrup 1/4 oz St. Germain Elderflower Liqueur 1/2 oz Lemon Juice
    Shake with ice, strain into a cocktail coupe with 1 1/2 oz soda water, and garnish with a lemon twist.
    Steep 4 tsp roasted green tea in 8 oz boiling hot water for 5 minutes. Strain and mix with an equal volume of sugar.
    For my fifth and final night at Earl's Cocktail Lab at the Prudential Center, I decided upon a literary tribute to author Anais Nin via a trio of drinks on the menu. The first was inspired by the Fascination Street , a punch I had...
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  • Spy in the house of love

    Spy in the house of love

    7 monthes ago - By Cocktail Virgin Slut

    2 oz Aviation Gin 1/2 oz Lychee-Black Tea Syrup 1/4 oz Cointreau 1/2 oz Lemon Juice
    Shake with ice, strain into a glass, and garnish with an orange twist.
    Steep 4 tsp lychee-black tea leaves in 8 oz boiling water for 5 minutes. Strain and dissolve in an equal volume of sugar. The tea can be found in decent Asian supermarkets such as Reliable Market in Union Square, Somerville, MA, or on Amazon such as this one .
    For my second drink at the Cocktail Lab at Earl's Prudential, I wanted to utilize an unique tropical tea that I found at a local Asian market that combined lychee flavor and black...
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