have a drink ; three choices

ginBARBARY COAST

1 ounce gin

1/2  ounce Scotch

1/2 ounce light rum

1/2 ounce  dark creme  de cacao

1 ounce light creme

In a shaker half-filled with ice cubes , combine all of the ingredients . Shake well . Strain into a cocktail glass .

ARCHBISHOP

2 ounces gin

1 ounce green ginger wine

1 teaspoon Benedictine

1 lime wedge

In an old-fashioned glass almost filled with ice cubes , combine all of the ingredients .  Stir well .

BLUEBIRD

Crushed ice

1  1/2 ounces gin

1/2 ounce Cointreau  or triple sec

1/2 ounce blue Curacao

2 dashes bitters

1 lemon twist

1 maraschino cherry

In a mixing glass half-filled with crushed ice , combine the gin , Cointreau , Curacao , and bitters . Stir well . Strain  into a cocktail glass and garnish with the lemon twist and the cherry . 

“Get your cotton-picking hands off my gin .”  ————— Eli  Whitneyconversation drawing

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2 responses to “have a drink ; three choices

  1. susan

    cant decide. i’ll take all three, please.

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