Drinking Like A Jacobite, the Charles Cocktail

Drinking Like A Jacobite, the Charles Cocktail

Today’s Mr. Boston’s cocktail recipe hearkens back to another bloody period in human history fought on the shores of Scotland in 1745. Seeking to regain the throne of England for his family, Bonnie Prince Charlie (Charles Edward Stuart) helped to form the...
Bartender! Another Round Please

Bartender! Another Round Please

Unlike the Abbey Cocktail which holds the number one position for both the first and 63rd edition of Mr. Boston’s Official Bartenders Guide, the Absinthe Cocktail was nowhere to be found in the 1988 version. Though Mr. Boston’s website lists a version of...
Absinthe Cocktails Continued

Absinthe Cocktails Continued

As feared, I fell behind already! I must admit the first two posts in this series were done a month ago 🙁 Time to catch up and get some Absinthe drinking in. Following our Absinthe Cocktail, the Absinthe Drip Cocktail is next in line. Since this is the way we...
The Bitters Cocktail

The Bitters Cocktail

After the Calamus Root disaster that was the Bijou Cocktail, I decided to try the next Chartreuse recipe with the small bottle we picked up 3 years ago. The experiment paid off! I couldn’t find Mr. Boston’s next recipe in any other cocktail book. It...