A beautiful cocktail, made with gorgeous ingredients such as Calvados and Swedish punsch.
This cocktail combines rum and brandy, which we think works really well.
We continue to try out recipes from Ted Haigh’s excellent book “Vintage Spirits and Forgotten Cocktails”. Today we are making The Derby.
The Floppy Disk by Jenner Cormier is a low ABV cocktail flirting with the nineteen eighties in the most delicious ways.
Our take on the classic Mai Tai.
Zaza Cocktail is another classic cocktail you find in many cocktail books and is a combination of Gin and Dubonnet. The history of Dubonnet starts 1846 when the chemist Joseph Dubonnet in an effort to make French Foreign Legionnaires drink quinine to battle malaria in North Africa. Since quinine is very bitter he blended it with fortified wine and herbs and the Dubonnet aperitif was born.