Blackthorn Cocktail

May 18, 2013 (Day 9) – Blackthorn Cocktail Pre-Prohibition cocktails and post-Prohibition cocktails tend to share a lot of similarities. Whereas the development of cocktail recipes seems to outpace a good number of other culinary crafts, those few decades with nothing but speakeasies seems to have somewhat stunted the creation of a new generation of […]

Early Autumn

September 26, 2010 (Day 239) — Early Autumn 1.5 oz. gin 1/2 oz. absinthe 1 oz. local apple cider 1/2 oz. brandy 1/2 oz. fresh lemon juice 2 dashes bitters Ginger beer cinnamon stick for garnish lemon peel for garnish Pour all your ingredients except the ginger beer into a cocktail shaker filled with ice. […]