Whiskey Sour

Adding to my confusion, it’s the Whiskey Sour: 2.00 ounces bourbon or rye whiskey 1.00 ounce fresh lemon juice 0.75 ounce simple syrup Soda water Combine all except soda water in an iced cocktail shaker. Shake and strain into a…

The Gimlet

A confusing drink is The Gimlet: 2.5 ounces gin or vodka 0.5 ounce Rose’s Lime Juice Cordial 0.5 ounce fresh lime juice Combine in an iced cocktail shaker. Shake and strain into a cocktail glass. I say confusing, because in…

Cuba Libré

In honor of Obama’s visit, here’s the Cuba Libré: 2 ounces rum (Cuban preferred) Juice of 1/2 lime Coca-Cola In an iced highball glass, combine the rum and lime juice. Fill with Coca-Cola. Garnish with a lime wedge. No, this…