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Union Bitters

Once a proprietary "medicine" once sold as "Seabury's Union Bitters" that would be found "grateful and comforting" in all cases…

Turin Vermouth

Historically referred to as stomachic or aromatic wines, Turin type vermouth is typically a sweet or sweetened wine with a…

Royal Bitters

Possibly of Canadian origin from the 1875 to 1885 time period. Royal Bitters Recipe: Fennel6 oz Coriander6 oz Cloves6 oz…

Riga Balsam

A Latvian specialty bitter / liqueur. It is considered to be a good cold remedy and is used to treat digestive problems. Riga…

Haymaker’s Punch (Switchel)

After a day of working in the hot sun, a cool, refreshing drink is usually in order. What happens when…

Grenadine Syrup

In the never ending quest to discover what makes a great cocktail, I've embarked upon a study of grenadine. Sure…

Planter’s Punch

The heat and humidity have finally arrived and it is time to break out some summer sippers. The Planter's Punch…

Canadian Whisky

Canadian whisky has been around for a very long time and is the number one spirit imported into the United…

Gin Fizz or Tom Collins

Few people know the difference between these two drink because they both contain gin, lemon and soda water. Some people…

Caesar Cocktail

When someone says Caesar the first thing that might come to mind is a salad, or possibly an old dead…