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All Right Cocktail

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Use a large Mixing glass filled with Lump Ice.

1 jigger Rye Whiskey.
⅔ jigger Orange Curacoa.
1 dash Angostura Bitters.

Shake well; strain into Cocktail glass and serve.

Brandy Scaffa

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Into a small Wineglass pour:
Green Chartreuse.
Maraschino.
Old Brandy.

In equal proportion to fill the glass, using care as in preparing Crustas, not to allow the colors to blend.

Claret Flip

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Fill large Bar glass ½ full Shaved Ice.

2 heaping teaspoonfuls Bar Sugar dissolved in a little Water.
1 whole Egg broken in.
1½ Jiggers Claret Wine.

Shake thoroughly; strain into Punch glass; sprinkle with Nutmeg on top and serve.

Eagle Punch

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Into a Hot Water glass drop:
1 lump Cut Loaf Sugar and dissolve in little Hot Water, crashing with muddler.
½ jigger Bourbon Whiskey.
½ jigger Rye Whiskey.

Fill up with boiling Water; twist a piece of Lemon Peel and grate Nutmeg on top and serve.

Mint Julep – Kentucky Style

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Use a large Silver Mug.
Dissolve one lump of Sugar in one-half pony of Water.
Fill mug with Fine Ice.
Two jiggers of Old Bourbon Whiskey.

Stir well; add one boquet of Mint and serve.
Be careful and not bruise the Mint.