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Claret Cobbler

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Dissolve one teaspoonful of Sugar with little Water in large Bar glass.
1 quartered slice Orange.
2 jiggers Claret.

Fill up with Shaved Ice and serve with Straws.

Duplex Cocktail

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Fill large Bar glass with Shaved Ice.

⅓ Jigger Old Tom Gin.
1 pony Italian Vermouth.
1 pony French Vermouth.
3 dashes Acid Phosphate.
4 dashes Orange Bitters.

Shake; strain into Cocktail glass and serve.

Lemonade Apollinaris

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Fill large Mixing glass ⅔ full fine Ice.
1 tablespoonful Bar Sugar.
Juice of 1 Lemon.

Fill up with Apollinaris or suitable Carbonated Water. Stir; strain into Lemonade glass; dress with Fruit and serve.


Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

1 teaspoonful Bar Sugar in large Bar glass.
2 dashes Lemon Juice with the Skin of Two Slices.
Fill glass ¾ full Shaved Ice.
1 dash Seltzer Water.
2 dashes Jamaica Rum.

Fill up with Claret or Burgundy; shake; ornament with Fruit and serve with Straws.

Burnt Brandy

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Place two lumps of Cut Loaf Sugar in a small, shallow dish or saucer and pour over the Sugar 1½ jiggers of Cognac Brandy. Ignite the Sugar and Brandy and let them burn for about two minutes. Then cover the dish or saucer with a plate, and when the fire is extinguished pour the liquid into a small Bar glass and serve.