cocktails

We strive to be as historically accurate with our cocktails as we can be, so some drinks may be a little different than what you are used to getting.
Please feel free to ask us about differences.

7 dollar drinks

pre-Prohibition classics

Daisy pre-1850’s (unknown)
choice of spirit, lemon, orange cordial, soda

Martinez Cocktail c. 1884 (O.H. Byron)
gin, sweet vermouth, maraschino, orange bitters

Aviation Cocktail c.1916 (Hugo Ensslin)
gin, lemon, crème de violet, maraschino

Prohibition & after greats

Scofflaw c.1924 (Jock, Harry’s Bar, Paris)
Canadian whisky, dry vermouth, lemon, grenadine, orange bitters

Bee’s Knees c.1920’s (unknown)
gin, lemon, honey

Brown Derby c.1930’s (the Vendome Club, L.A.)
whiskey, grapefruit, honey

Long Island Ice Tea c.1970’s (Disputed, New Jersey)
vodka, gin, tequila, rum, brandy, Citronge, lemon, coke

our bright ideas

wry
rye whiskey, Cocchi Americano

the witch
gin, Strega, celery bitters

equinox
gin, lime, grenadine, soda, peach bitters

that pink chick drink
top secret

not 7 dollar drinks

pre-Prohibition classics

Champagne Cocktail c.1820’s (unknown) 8
sparkling wine, bitters, sugar

Sazerac c.1850’s (disputed, New Orleans) 8
rye whiskey, Peychaud’s bitters, Herbsaint

Milano-Torino c.1860’s (Gaspare Campari)  8
Campari, Punt e Mez, soda

Ward 8 c.1900 (Disputed, Boston MA)  9
rye whiskey, lemon, orange, grenadine

Prohibition & after greats

French 75 c.1915-1930 (disputed, Paris)  8
gin, lemon, sparkling wine

Moscow Mule c.1941 (John Martin & Jack Morgan) 8
Smirnoff vodka, Cock’n’Bull ginger beer, lime

Vancouver Cocktail c.1950’s (disputed, Vancouver BC) 9
gin, sweet vermouth, Benedictine, orange bitters

Cajun Martini c.1981 (Paul Pruhdomme) 8
pepper infused gin, dry vermouth, pickled okra

our bright ideas

a scarlet letter  9
reposado tequila, creme de cassis, lemon, orange bitters, egg white*

four rooms 8
blanco tequila, lime, amaro

Dutch courage 8
Holland gin, thyme syrup, lime peel, lemon bitters

Something to think about 8
Beefeater 24, apricot liqueur, sparkling wine, orange bitters

really not 7 dollar drinks

pre-Prohibition classics

la Louisiane c.1880-1890’s (disputed, New Orleans) 12
rye whiskey, sweet vermouth, Benedictine, absinthe, Peychaud’s bitters

Bijou c.1900 (Harry Johnson) 11
Plymouth gin, sweet vermouth, green chartreuse

Brooklyn c.1908 (J.A. Grohusko) 10
rye whiskey, dry vermouth, Picon, maraschino

Up To Date c.1916 (Hugo Ensslin) 10
rye whiskey, sherry, Grand Marnier, bitters

Prohibition & after greats

12 mile limit c.1930’s (Tommy Millard) 9
rum, Canadian whiskey, brandy, lemon, grenadine

Purgatory c.2005 (Ted Kilgore) 13
Rittenhouse rye whiskey, Benedictine, Green Chartreuse

Growing Old and Dying Happy is a Hope, Not an Inevitability c.2009 (Maks Pazuniak)  10
Cynar, Rittenhouse rye whiskey, Herbsaint, salt

our bright ideas

Nor’easter  12
Lairds apple brandy, dry curacao, lemon-pear-fennel shrub

heart is in Havana  11
Havana Club rum, lime, cinnamon syrup, Creme de Mure, egg white*

a working title  10
Hopka hop liqueur, Limoncello, Suze, lemon

kindred spirits  11
rum, becherovka, amaretto, lime, allspice dram

*Consuming raw egg may increase your risk of food-borne illness.We won’t talk of what consuming alcohol may do…

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