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Astringent

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

½ Wineglass Port Wine.
6 dashes Jamaica Ginger.

Fill up with Brandy; stir gently and serve with little Nutmeg on top.

Brandy Skin

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Fill a Whiskey glass ½ full Hot Water and pour in:
1 jigger Brandy.

Twist a piece of Lemon Skin on top and serve.

(It may occur that a customer will ask for a little Sugar. In that case add ½ small teaspoonful, and stir).

Clover Leaf Cocktail

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Fill Mixing glass with Lump Ice.

½ pony Cusenier Grenadine.
The white of one Egg.
1 jigger Sir Robert Burnette’s Old Tom Gin.

Shake well and strain into a Cocktail glass.

Eggnog

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Fill large Bar glass ½ full Shaved Ice.

1 Egg
1 teaspoonful Bar Sugar.
¾ jigger Brandy.
½ jigger Jamaica Rum.

Fill up with Milk; shake thoroughly; strain into tall, thin glass and serve with little Nutmeg grated on top.

Old Fashion Cocktail

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Use a Toddy glass.
1 lump of Ice.
2 dashes of Angostura Bitters.
1 lump of Sugar and dissolve in Water.
1½ jiggers of Bourbon Whiskey.

Twist piece of Lemon Skin over the drink and drop it in. Stir well and serve.