The Blood and Sand Cocktail

The Blood and Sand Cocktail

With the whirl-wind excitement of the weekend behind us, I’m finally getting around to the final “blood” titled drink in Mr. Boston’s 1935 cocktail book. It didn’t hit me until mixing up this third installment but one of my favorite...
The Brandy Fix

The Brandy Fix

Of the many cordial liqueurs the Mr. Boston brand advertises in their 1935 cocktail book, Curaçao is not among them. This could explain why Jerry Thomas’ 1887 Brandy Fix was transformed from orange to cherry. What the ‘fix’ is supposed to repair...
Cherry Blossom Cocktail

Cherry Blossom Cocktail

The original 1930’s Cherry Blossom needed a bit of tweaking, but once it was upgraded the finished cocktail is to die for. If you’re a fan of Brandy Manhattans you might want to give this one a go 😉