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Pegu Club Cocktail

From Wikipedia: The Pegu Club or the Pegu was the signature drink of Burma’s (Myanmar) Pegu Club. The club was located just outside Rangoon, and its membership comprised only foreigners, who were senior government and military officials and prominent businessmen. Ingredients: – 50 ml gin – 25 ml orange liqueurs (Cointreau or orange curacao) – 2 dashes of bitters (Angostura or similar) – 1 teaspoon…

Old Fashioned Whiskey Cocktail

Or just Old Fashioned… Try out this Don Draper favorite.   Ingredients:  1 tsp organic cane sugar 1 big dash of Angostura bitters (6-7 drops) 5 cl bourbon (Use a great bourbon like Makers Mark. You are able to taste the flavors of the bourbon you select) Orange peel   How to?: This drink is stirred…..a lot. You have to…

Slow Cocktail

A cocktail by Danish Hardeep Rehal Ingredients: – 5 cl Aquavit (Jubilæums Akvavit – http://www.aalborgakvavit.dk/sortiment/aalborg-jubilaeums-akvavit.aspx) – 2 cl organic acacia honey – 2 cl fresh lime – 5 pcs organic sugar peas Garnish: Grinded fresh pepper How to: 1) Throw the sugar peas in the shaker and mash them with a muddler 2) Ad aquavit, lime and honey 3) Fill up…

Pink Gin

British classic – Pink Gin – 50 ml of your favorite gin – 4-5 drops of Angostura – If you like, ad a lemon rind to get a little citrus oil flavors Fill the gin and Angostura in shaker and shake cold. Pour into chilled cocktail glass. Your Pink Gin is ready Enjoy.

Bourbon Sour N’ whites

Recipe: 50 ml bourbon 2 tsp simple syrup (sugar dissolved in equal parts water in a pot) 25 ml lemon juice (just squeezed) 1 large egg white 1 dash of Angostura bitters (3-4 drops) How to: Fill a cocktail shaker halfway with ice. Add bourbon, egg white, lemon juice and simple syrup and shake vigorously for 20 to 30 seconds.…

Pink Gin & Tonic

A Pink Gin & Tonic is a perfectly made Gin-Tonic with a splash of Angostura. Here we go: Preparation is key if you want to create the perfect Gin-Tonic Ingredients: – 50 ml of your favorite gin – 100 ml Tonic Water. Do yourself a favor and buy a couple of high quality tonics like “Fever Tree” or “1724” –…

Gin-Basil Smash

As seen in Le Lion in Hamburg. http://vimeo.com/4309307 1 bunch basil (1-2 handfuls) 1/2 lemon 2 cl simple syrup (Sugar / Water dissolved over heat) 8 cl gin (Hendrick’s or similar quality gin) How to: Stuff the basil into a cocktail shaker, followed by the lemon. Muddle the lemon and the basil, smashing the ingredients and squeezing the lemon. Add…

Sweet Lips

On a nice summer day in 2014 I threw these ingredients together and named it Sweet Lips. Great color and sweet taste makes it a straightforward summer drink.   Whats in it? 5 cl dark rum 2 cl Cointreau (or another orange liqueur) 2 cl fresh lime 1 tsp sugar 3 pcs strawberries 4 mint Leaves   Then what? –…

Cucumber Yum Yum

Another drink by Hardeep Rehal. This cocktail earned him the Danish Championship in cocktail making in 2009. The original version uses raspberries.   Whats in it? 4 cl good gin 2 cl aquavit (i.e. http://www.aalborgakvavit.dk/sortiment/aalborg-export-akvavit.aspx) 2 cl fresh lime 3 cl Acacia Honey 4 slices of fresh cucumber 2-4 strawberries or raspberries   Then what? – Throw the cucumber and…

Indian Delight

I was introduced to this cocktail at a private party a few years back. My wife thought it was the cocktail to end all cocktails, and managed to squeeze the recipe out of the bartenders, who had created it themselves. Since that day I have been making the cocktail for tons of friends (and enemies). The usual reaction is –…