Posts Tagged ‘mint’

Brandy Smash

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Fill large Bar glass ½ full Shaved Ice.

1 heaping teaspoonful Bar Sugar.
3 sprigs of Mint.
1 jigger Brandy.

Stir; strain into fancy Stem glass and serve.

Brandy Julep

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Into a small Bar glass pour ¾ Wineglass of Water and stir in 1 heaping teaspoonful of Bar Sugar. Bruise 3 or 4 sprigs of Mint in the Sugar and Water with a Muddler until the flavor of the Mint has been extracted. Then withdraw the Mint and pour the flavored Water into a tall Shell glass or large Goblet, which has been filled with fine Ice, and add:
1 jigger of Brandy.
2 dashes Jamaica Rum.

Stir well; decorate with few sprigs of Mint by planting the sprigs stems downward in the Ice around the rim of glass; dress with Fruit and serve.

Pequot Semer

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Use a tall, thin Bar glass.

Juice of a Lime.
Three sprigs of fresh Mint.
1 dash Cusenier Grenadine.
½ pony Pineapple Juice.
½ pony Orange Juice.
1 jigger of Sir Robert Burnette’s Old Tom Gin.

Crush ingredients together; fill with Lump Ice; add Seltzer.
Stir well 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.

Ladies’ Delight – Thursday Luncheon Punch

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

1 quart of Orange Pekoe Tea (cold).
1 quart of Old Country Club Brandy.
1 pint of Lemon Juice.
1 pint of Orange Juice.
½ pint of Pineapple Juice.
2 quarts Berncastler Berg.
1 pint of Bar Sugar.

Use a large Punch bowl with one Lump of Ice.
Pour in mixture; add one quart of Cook’s Imperial Champagne.
Stir well; decorate with fresh Mint, Fruit in season, and serve.