Mezcal Old Fashioned

Mezcal * tequila* agave syrup * orange bitters * chocolate bitters.
Davenport’s Restaurant, Encino.

Gran Vía

Mezcal * sweet vermouth * Campari * rye.
Angelita, Madrid.


Campari, sweet vermouth, club soda.
Drinks in Spain.


Dark rum * light rum * falernum * grapefruit juice * lime juice * pineapple juice * guava juice.
Trader Sam’s Enchanted Tiki Bar, Disneyland Hotel, CA.

Mezcal Margarita

Mezcal * lime juice * Cointreau.
What’s the difference between mezcal and tequila?

Death & Taxes

Gin * whiskey * Bénédictine * orange bitters.
Fintridge Proper, La Cañada Flintridge.

Prescription Sazerac

Rye * Cognac * Peychaud’s bitters * Angostura bitters * Pernod.
The Brig, Venice, CA.

Vic’s Grog

Rum * passionfruit juice * pineapple juice * lemon juice * Angostura bitters.
The Purple Orchid, El Segundo.


Gin * dry vermouth.
Paso Robles, CA.
What is the difference between brandy, vodka, and gin?


Bourbon * Amaro Nonino * crème de cassis.
Bar, Palm Springs.

Monte Carlo

Rye * Bénédictine * Angostura bitters.
The Varnish, downtown LA.

Bungled Negroni

Sparkling wine * Campari * sweet vermouth.
Bourbon and Branch, San Francisco.


Scotch * amaretto.
Man in the Moon, Kyoto.

Aged Negroni

Negroni cocktail aged with barrel aging kit.
Manresa, Los Gatos.

Negroni Cocktail

Gin * Campari * sweet vermouth.
Flintridge Proper, La Cañada Flintridge.

B. F. R. D.

Rum * Myers’s Dark Rum * pineapple juice.
Buzz’s Original Steakhouse, Oahu.

Sweet Manhattan

Bourbon (or Rye) * sweet vermouth * Angostura bitters.
Cathay Circle Bar, Disneyland.
The Bazaar, Beverly Hills.