Martini (Special) Cocktail

4 glasses of gin
1 1/2 glasses Italian vermouth
1/3 glass orange-flower water
1 dash absinthe
1 dash Angostura Bitters

Shake with lumps of cracked ice. Strain into 2 cocktail glasses.

Savoy Cocktail Book, 1930

 

A Classic Cocktail

Absinthe, French Style

Add into large bar glass:

1 wineglass absinthe
4 dashes gum*
 

Fill dripper with ice water and allow the water to drip slowly into the bar glass until full.

* Syrop Gomme, or simple syrup.

Mixed Drinks and How To Make Them
The Bishop and Babcock Co., 1900.

 

 

We Recommend ...

Banner
f logo twitter logo flickr button in logo