Posts Tagged ‘champagne’

Claret Cup

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

(2-Gallon Mixture)

For mixing use a large Punch bowl or other suitable vessel of glass or porcelain lined.

6 Oranges, sliced.
3 Lemons, sliced.
2 Pineapples.
2 jiggers Abricontine.
4 jiggers Curacoa.
4 quarts Claret.
3 pints Apollinaris.

Mix well with a Ladle and set aside for three hours before using. Then strain info another bowl, and when ready to use add 3 pints of some sparkling Wine, preferably Champagne. Stir gently once or twice, and then put in a block of clear Ice and decorate the top of it tastily with Fruits and let several slices of Grape Fruit float around in the bowl. Serve in Champagne glasses.

Black and Tan Punch

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

(For a Party of 10)

1 lb. white Sugar.
Juice of 6 Lemons.
1 quart Guinness Stout.
1 quart Champagne.

Pour into mixture of Lemon Juice and Sugar the Champagne and Stout, ice cold. Serve in Punch glasses dressed with Fruit.

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.

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 Sour

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Fill medium Bar glass ⅓ full Shaved Ice.
3 dashes Lemon Juice.
Fill up with Champagne.

Stir gently; dress with Fruit and Berries; dash with Brandy and serve with Straws.