3 Simple Wine Cocktails to Make with Leftover Thanksgiving Wine

The Bishop Cocktail

Thanksgiving is generally a time shared with family and friends over food and drink. The food certainly takes the spotlight, and wine is the de-facto alcohol of choice. Sherry is one of the more popular wines found in cocktails, and let’s not forget vermouth, a fortified and aromatized wine. Read more

The Devil’s Soul – Smokey, Bitter, and Boozy

The Devil's Soul
 
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Recipe Type: Cocktail
Serves: 1
Ingredients
  • 1½ ounce Rittenhouse rye
  • ½ ounce Sombra mezcal
  • ½ ounce Averna
  • ¼ ounce Aperol
  • ¼ ounce St. Germain
Instructions
  1. Combine ingredients in a mixing glass with ice and stir until chilled.
  2. Garnish with expression from a flamed orange peel.
 

Cherry Bounce – A Simple Colonial-Era Liqueur

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In addition to experiencing the flavor and aroma of a cocktail, appreciation comes from knowledge of its history. However, our tendency is only to study modern history and investigate the birth of the cocktail rather than the historical context of drinking culture which predates it. For Americans this means Read more

Normandy to New Orleans – In 360°!

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One recurring theme for The Humble Garnish is that food and drink is an experience best paired with social connection. Whether it’s between friends or the guest/customer relationship, it’s the connection that differentiates experiences. I recently visited Vintage 1740 in Tulsa, Oklahoma and spoke

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