• Old timer

    13 days ago - By Cocktail Virgin Slut

    1 1/2 oz Bourbon 1/2 oz Cynar 1/2 oz Punt e Mes 1/2 oz Lemon Juice 1/4 oz Simple Syrup 2-4 dash Angostura Bitters
    Shake with ice, strain into a Collins glass with ice, top with soda , and garnish with an orange twist.
    Two Wednesdays ago, I was excited to utilize my new purchase of Nico Martini's Texas Cocktails for the evening's libation. There, I spotted a bitter whiskey number called the Old Timer from Peggy's on the Green in Boerne, Texas, that seemed like a good place to start. Once prepared, the Old Timer offered up orange oil and Bourbon notes to the nose. Next, a carbonated...
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  • King of the impossible

    King of the impossible

    13 days ago - By Cocktail Virgin Slut

    1 1/2 oz Cacha├ža 3/4 oz Lapsang Souchong Tea Syrup 1/4 oz Giffard Banane du Bresil 1/2 oz Lime Juice 1 dash Peychaud's Bitters
    Shake with ice, strain into a cocktail coupe, and garnish with a grapefruit twist.
    A strong steep of a Lapsang Souchong tea bag in 4 oz water for 5 minutes. Remove tea bag and mix in an equal volume of sugar, stir, and cool.
    On Facebook, I spotted a call for participants for a Queen cocktail biopic on the Alcohol Professor site, and I was excited to participate. After picking a song and crafting a drink, I described my entry as:
    While my childhood was filled with...
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