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Arrack Punch

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Pour into a Punch glass the Juice of 1 Lime and a little Apollinaris Water in which a heaping teaspoonful of Bar Sugar has been dissolved. Add:
1 Lump Ice.
¾ jigger Batavia Arrack.
¼ Jigger Jamaica Rum.

Stir well; dash with Champagne; stir again briskly; dress with Fruit and Serve.

Champagne Velvet

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Fill Goblet ½ full ice-cold Champagne. Fill up balance of Goblet with ice-cold Porter. Stir and serve.


Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Fill large Bar glass ⅔ full Shaved Ice.

1 teaspoonful Bar Sugar.
3 dashes Lemon Juice.
1 white of an Egg.
1 Wineglass Milk and Cream.
1 jigger Tom Gin.

Shake thoroughly; strain into tall, thin glass; cover the top lightly with Creme de Menthe and serve.

Knabenschue – Country Club Style

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Use a small stone Mug; Lump Ice.
1 lump Sugar.
2 dashes Angostura Bitters.
Fill with Champagne.

Stir well; dress with fresh Mint and serve.

Absinthe Frappe

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Fill medium Bar glass full of Shaved Ice.

1 teaspoonful Benedictine.
1 pony Absinthe.

Shake until outside of Shaker has frosty appearance; strain into six-ounce Shell glass and serve.