Sunday, December 23, 2012

Ask Dr Maddow : Favorite cocktails of 1950s

The six basic standards of cocktail of 1950s

The Martini, The Manhattan, Champagne Cocktail, The Old Fashioned, The Stinger and The Daiquiri.

  • The Martini: Gin, Dry Vermouth, Fee Brother Orange Bitters 
  • The Manhattan : Bourbon, Sweet Vermouth, Angostura Bitters 
  • Champagne Cocktail : Sugar, Angostura Bitters 
  • The Old Fashioned : Sugar, Soda, Angostura Bitters, Rye or Bourbon 
  • The Daiquiri : Sugar, Rum and lime juice 
  • The Stinger : Brandy, Creme de Menthe