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Brandy Alexander

Recipe

  • 1 oz Brandy
  • 1 oz white Creme de Cacao
  • 1 oz Light Cream
  • Nutmeg

Pour all ingredients except Nutmeg in a shaker filled with ice. Shake well and strain into cocktail glass. Sprinkle nutmeg on top and enjoy.

Frozen Variation

If you’d like a frozen variation you can substitute 1-2 scoops of vanilla ice cream in place of the  light cream and blend ingredients together.

 

Bloody Mary

Recipe

  • 1 1/2 oz (3 Parts) Vodka
  • 3 oz (6 Parts) Tomato Juice
  • 15mL (1 Part) Lemon Juice
  • Dash of Worcestershire Sauce
  • Dash of Tabasco Sauce
  • Salt and Pepper

Add Tabasco, Worcestershire sauce, with a dash of salt and pepper into a highball glass.

Add vodka, tomato juice, and lemon juice before adding ice. Garnish with a celery stalk.

Americano Cocktail

Recipe

  • Fill an old fashioned glass with ice.
  • Add 1 oz (30mL) Campari Bitters
  • Add 1 oz (30mL) Red Vermouth
  • Add splash of Soda Water
  • Garnish with Orange Slice

This recipe is according to the official IBA standards as of 2012. Other variations may include a lemon peel or sparkling water in substitution of the soda water.

History

The Americano was created by Gaspare Campari in the 1860s.