Late is better than never, right? I always put off writing these things up, thinking that it’ll be an easy post to fill in a space I don’t actually feel like thinking about, and then a whole month goes by, and I feel pretty silly.
tequila, lillet, benedictine, peychaud’s bitters
rye, aquavit, lemon juice, sugar, celery, soda
gin, dry vermouth
gin, st germain, cucumber, lemon juice, sugar, soda
highland scotch, maple syrup, ginger, angostura bitters
armagnac, sweet vermouth, crème de cassis, lemon juice
SANGRE DE AGAVE
tequila, dark rum, lime juice, crème de cassis, simple syrup
Last month was the first warm month since, oh, October, and the tall and rocks drinks really got the most play. Also, the heat makes us lazy, and two ingredient drinks like the Fifty-Fifty and Frisco become much more attractive.