• Special order 191

    10 days ago - By Cocktail Virgin Slut

    1 1/2 oz Bulleit Bourbon 3/4 oz St. Germain 3/4 oz Lillet Blanc 1/4 oz Averna 3/4 oz Lemon Juice 1 dash Peychaud's Bitters
    Shake with ice, strain into a Collins glass with ice, top with soda water , and garnish with an orange slice .
    Two Fridays ago, I ventured back in Tales of the Cocktail history to their 2009 Stir Your Soul book where I spotted the Special Order 191 by Toby Maloney of the Violet Hour. Toby served this drink at one of the Tales events that year, and he named this Collins-like number after a September 1862 dispatch from Robert E. Lee's during the Civil War that was lost...
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