THE MARTINI

Italian immigrant bartender Martini di Arma di Taggia claimed to have invented this classic drink in NYC before World War I. His recipe contained dry gin and dry vermouth, equal parts, and orange bitters. The classic recipe today doesn’t call for equal parts however, it’s more like a 5:1 of gin to vermouth. A Martini is also … More THE MARTINI

VIOLET SKY

2 oz. Pink Gin @prohibitionspirits1/2 oz. Maraschino Liqueur1/2 oz. Lemon Juice1/4 oz. Violet Liqueur—Shake all together with ice and strain into coupe. Garnish with flower and lemon twist.—Last weekend I was up wine tasting and exploring a little bit of Sonoma. We wanted to find some spirit tastings as well so we made a last minute … More VIOLET SKY