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Boston Cooler

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

1 Lemon Rind in large Bar glass.
3 lumps Ice.
1 bottle Ginger Ale.
1 bottle Sarsaparilla.

Serve.

East India Cocktail

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Fill large Bar glass ¾ full Shaved Ice.

3 dashes Maraschino.
3 dashes Red Curacoa.
3 dashes Angostura Bitters.
1 jigger Brandy.

Stir well; strain into Cocktail glass and serve with a piece of twisted Lemon Peel on top.

Remsen Cooler

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Use a medium size Fizz glass.
Peel a Lemon as you would an Apple.
Place the Rind or Peeling into the Fizz glass.
2 or 3 lumps of Crystal Ice.
1 Wineglass of Remsen Scotch Whiskey.
Fill up the balance with Club Soda; stir up slowly with a spoon and serve.

In this country it is often the case that people call a Remsen Cooler where they want Old Tom Gin or Sloe Gin instead of Scotch Whiskey. It is therefore the bartender’s duty to mix as desired.