Cocktails & mixed drinks

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Florence Cocktail

Floral and aromatic grapy shines in this citrusy fresh cocktail.

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Jet Pilot

A lightly spicy blend of three characterful rums with citrus mellowed by crushed ice.

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Jean Harlow

Adapted from a recipe in the 1933 book Hollywood-Cocktail published by Buzza-Cardozo, a Hollywood-based company that specialised in illustrated cards and

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Tearful Chocolate Mojito

Adapted from a recipe created in 2019 by Din Hassan, Brand Ambassador Black Tears; Singapore.

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Bartenders' guide to foraging: Cleavers (stickyweed)

Cleavers are among the earliest green shoots of the year, imparting a cool, refreshing and slightly sweet flavour to cocktails, with notes of cucumber,

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Silent Tears

Adapted from a recipe created in 2019 by Colin Chia at Nutmeg & Clove, Singapore.

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Sweetheart

A floral riff on a classic Cosmopolitan. The quality of rose liqueur used makes or breaks this romantically themed cocktail. Photographed in a glass from

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Jack Rose Cocktail

The first known Jack Rose recipe appears in Jacob Abraham Grohusko's 1908 Jack's Manual with the following recipe: 1 teaspoon sugar 10 dashes Raspberry

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Daiquiri De Luxe

Adapted from a recipe in David Embury's 1948 The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks which calls for 1 part Orgeat or Crème d'Ananas; 2 parts Citrus Juice made

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Air Mail

This is a potent little drink and the name could be a reference to airmail being the quickest way of getting a letter from A to B. It could date back to

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Burnt Fuselage

The Burnt Fuselage first appears in the Cocktails Around Town section of Harry MacElhone's 1927 Barflies and Cocktails where he lists cocktails of regulars

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Maple Rum Old-Fashioned

Well-aged rum mellowed and sweetened by maple syrup. A spirit-forward sipper that's rich and easy.

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Mexican Firing Squad Special

Adapted from the 1939 The Gentleman's Companion in which Charles H Baker wrote, Mexican 'Firing Squad' Special, which is a creation we almost became wrecked

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Sinnerman

Adapted from a recipe created in 2019 by Marco Riccetti at Inside cocktail bar in Torino, Italy.

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Our Top Ten by Tropic City

Bangkok's tropical haunt Tropic City showcase exotic flavours, largely rum-based tiki-styled drinks, paired with fresh fruit ingredients in their top 10.

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Irish Coffee

Read about the story behind this warming cocktail and variations on this recipe on our encyclopedic Irish Coffee page.

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New Yorker

Rich bourbon, red wine tannins and sour zesty citrus brought together and balanced by a touch of sugar.

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Old Bank

Adapted from a cocktail discovered in December 2019 at the Bank Hotel in Stockholm where this is the signature Old Fashioned at the Papillon Bar.

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Tears & Dreams

Adapted from a recipe created in 2019 by Katalin Bene at Voodoo Reyes - Potions & Botanicals, Geneva, Switzerland.

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Patchanka

Adapted from a recipe created by Ilaria Bello at Talea Bar, Milan, Italy. (Ilaria's original recipe specifies Oscar.697 Rosso vermouth.)