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The Old Maid (via)
2 oz Gin
1 oz Lime juice
3/4 oz Simple syrup
6 Mint leaves
4 slices Cucumber
Muddle the mint, cucumber and simple syrup. Add ice and everything else. Shake and strain over one large ice cube in a chilled rocks glass.
Cream Sherry Flip (via)
2 1/2 oz Cream sherry
1 tsp Superfine sugar
1 tsp Light cream
1 tsp Grated nutmeg
Combine the sherry, egg, sugar and cream in a cocktail shaker. Shake, add ice, and shake again. Strain into a cocktail glass and garnish with nutmeg.
The Copywriter (via)
2 oz Irish whiskey
3/4 oz Lemon juice
1/2 oz Carpano Antica Sweet Vermouth
1/2 oz Honey syrup
Add whiskey, lemon, sweet vermouth, and honey syrup to a cocktail shaker and fill with ice. Shake until well chilled, about 15 seconds. Strain into an ice-filled Collins glass. Top with seltzer and garnish with a lemon twist.
Pour into an ice filed shaker, shake and strain into a cocktail glass.
Hey @drinkaboutit – my grandmother "Minnie" is turning 90 in a months time. Fancy knocking up an honourary beverage for her party?
— George Kane (@GeorgeKaneIV) May 9, 2014
Shake well with ice, strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a sprig of lavender if you’ve got one.