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The 12 mile limit is a prohibition era cocktail that was named after the 12 mile distance at sea you had to be at to drink alcohol during the Volstead Act.
While there is no real history behind this drink, nor do we know whom created it, this cocktail came across our desk and we just had to make it.
Dry and acidic, not too sweet, but all the flavors pair well together without anything overpowering; a bit of molasses/blackstrap, musty rye and hard to put down.
Exploring more neighborhoods of New York City, the Bensonhurst is a riff off the standard manhattan cocktail.
The Boulevardier is named after a Magazine in France created by Erskine Gwynne called The Boulevardier from 1927 to 1932. It was created by Harry MacElhone of Harry's New York Bar in Paris, but he credits Erskine Gwynne with the creation of the drink, one of his frequent customers.
The Brooklyn is like a standard manhattan in recipe design, but created more dry by using a dry vermouth instead; Not too unlike how a dry martini and standard martini are cousins. Over the years the manhattan dominated the scene and the Brooklyn died away.
Created by Sasha Petraske for John Dory Oyster Bar in New York City, this cocktail is probably a representation of daylight saving time, falling back to shorter darker days, where you need some warmth to help you survive.
Another neighborhood cocktail with rye, that riff's off the manhattan and all those other manhattan variations, this cocktail brings "green" in the form of chartreuse
Potentially the first cocktail that started it all, the old fashioned is a simple drink that dates to around 1850, first published in 1860. Our recipe is the original old fashioned, no muddled fruit or cherries, just the raw basics.
What makes the perfect manhattan so perfect? The use of dry vermouth, much like a perfect martini. If you think a manhattan is too sweet, cutting it with dry vermouth can indeed make it more perfect.
A manhattan variation based on the neighborhood in Brooklyn New York City, that brings rye whiskey together with slight variations of fortified wine, using Punt e Mes instead.
Charles H. Baker’s “The Gentleman’s Companion: Being an Exotic Drinking Book or Around the World with Jigger, Beaker and Flask”, first published in 1939.
This cocktail is designed by San Francisco bartender Jon Santer who apparently loves spirit-forward spicy rye cocktails because this will hit you like a... revolver.
The Sazerac went through many variations as Antoine Amedie Peychaud experimented with remedies that used his bitters. In 1838 it used French Brandy and by 1873 it was using American Rye. It moved from Absinthe to Herbsainte and other slight variations. All great cocktails change with time.
The Trinidad sour is a great use of angostura bitters in high degree, this drink's core "spirit" is bitters and that is pretty unusual.