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Show Us Your Cocktail: Tom Collins

Tom Collins Origins

Researching the Tom Collins was extremely difficult with such a common name from the time, but Jay did his best and came up with some ideas. First Printed Recipe The Tom Collins makes its first appearance in a recipe book in the 1876 version of the Jerry Thomas book. From then on it can be […]

Cocktail Spotlight: French 75

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Show Us Your Cocktail: French 75

French 75 Origins

The origins of the French 75 cocktail are pretty well buttoned up First Printed Recipes We’ve found that Robert Vermeire of London’s Embassy Club is an excellent resource for locating the origins of classic cocktails as he often details who made them and where (and usually his information works out well). The French 75 is […]

Show Us Your Cocktail: Manhattan

Manhattan

Manhattan Origins

Manhattan

Typically when we look at the cocktail origins we look for the first listing in cocktail recipe books and we look for first reference anywhere else we can find it. First Printed Recipes Earliest written recipes for the Manhattan are in three books from 1884. The more well-known is: Byron, O. H. (1884). The modern […]

Cocktail Spotlight: Manhattan

Rich Barfly vs Poor Barfly Manhattan Assessment by @alamagoozlum Monster In A Glass Collectors Cards: Manhattan Show Us Your Cocktail: Manhattan

Agents of SHIELD – 0-Eight-Four S1 E2

Well, I have to say it. I was wrong. You would think secret agents dealing with crazy science fiction circumstances where reality bends at a moment’s notice wouldn’t want to incapacitate themselves with drink or have time for that kind of habit, but episode two of Agents of SHIELD proved that they will booze it […]

Agents of SHIELD – Pilot S1E1

First episode of Agents of SHIELD I felt set up the show nicely. The team was assembled. We see that it’s non-traditional circumstances and it’s a bunch of highly skilled misfits. Coulson is back from the dead and there’s some big secret in that regard and the main threat is a callback from the super […]

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