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margery’s little sister

1 1/2 oz vodka 3/4 oz lemon juice 3/8 oz simple syrup 1/2 oz pomegranate juice 2 sprigs rosemary   crush 1 sprig rosemary by hand and cover it with ice. add vodka, lemon, juice, and simple syrup. shake, and … Continue reading

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last mule

1 1/2 oz vodka 1/2 oz maraschino 1/2 oz lime juice ginger beer   combine vodka, maraschino and lime over ice in a tall glass. top with ginger beer. garnish with lime wedge.   yup.  it’s a moscow mule with … Continue reading

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liquid a/c

1 1/2 oz vodka 3/4 oz campari 1 oz raspberry-lime puree (exactly what it sounds like, probably 4:1 raspberry to lime) 3/4 oz lime juice 1/2 oz simple syrup 2 thin slices cucumber 1 large sprig of mint   crush … Continue reading

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ars botanica

1 1/2 oz gin or green garden vodka* 1/2 to 3/4 oz aloe pulp juice 1 slice lemon 1 slice cucumber soda   muddle cucumber and lemon.  cover with ice. add liquor and aloe pulp juice. shake.  strain over fresh … Continue reading

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falling cherry blossom

1 oz vodka 2 oz nigori sake 1/2 oz st germain elderflower liqueur 1/2 oz cherry juice   combine over ice. shake.  strain into a chilled martini shell or a tall glass over fresh ice. garnish with a cherry.   … Continue reading

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sly wink

3/4 oz gin 3/4 oz vodka 1/4 oz lillet blanc 1/4 oz tuaca 2 dashes peach bitters   mix all together over ice. stir, strain into a martini shell. garnish with an orange twist.   one of my favorite drinks … Continue reading

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midsummer afternoon’s dream

1 1/2 oz vodka 1/2 oz simple syrup 1/2 oz lime juice 2 thin slices cucumber 1/2 oz averno soda water   muddle cucumber.  top with ice. add vodka, simple, and lime juice. shake.  strain over fresh ice in a … Continue reading

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green garden vodka

so, as an experiment, i set some vodka to macerating on wedneday night after i closed, and i checked up on it tonight (friday). wow, what a difference a couple of days makes.   here’s what i combined: 2 bottles … Continue reading

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soccer mom

1 1/2 oz vodka 1/2 oz simple syrup 1/2 oz aperol several mint leaves soda water   crush mint leaves in a tall glass.  cover with ice add vodka, simple, and soda.  stir to mix. drizzle aperol over top. garnish … Continue reading

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cosmo cooler

1 1/2 oz vodka 1/2 oz lime juice 1/2 oz lemon juice 1/2 oz cranberry juice 1/2 oz simple syrup prosecco   combine vodka, juice, and simple in a tall glass over ice. stir to mix. top with prosecco garnish … Continue reading

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