cocktail Recipes

An Emporium of Recipes
for the Discerning Liquid Alchemist

Gin Cocktails

Lumbersexual

  • 1.5 oz. gin
  • 0.5 oz. DRAM pine syrup
  • 0.5 oz. lemon juice
  • 0.25 oz Wilks & Wilson Sir Teddy’s Tonic
  • 3 dashes Cocktail Kingdom Wormwood bitters
  • 3 dashes San Francisco Bitters Co. Alpine Herb bitters
  • 2 dashes Owl & Whale Persimmon bitters
Combine all ingredients in lowball glass with ice. Stir and garnish with lemon wedge and rosemary sprig.

Sea Rose G&T

  • 1.5 oz. Vena's Sea Rose infused gin
  • 0.5 oz. Vena's Floral Simple Syrup
  • 0.25 oz. lime juice
  • 0.5 oz. Jack Rudy tonic syrup
  • 3-4 oz. seltzer
  • 3 drops Vena’s Bitter Cedric
Combine all ingredients in a lowball glass with ice, top with seltzer and stir to mix, garnish with a lime wedge and a rose petal.

Vodka Cocktails

Elderflower Vodka Collins

  • 1.5 oz. vodka
  • 1 oz. Bittermilk Tom Collins Elderflower Hops mixer
  • 0.5 oz. elderflower liqueur
  • 3-4 drops of Bittermens Hopped Grapefruit Bitters
Combine all ingredients into highball glass. Fill with ice and spritz with seltzer.

Rum Cocktails

Steve’s Dark & Stormy

  • 2 oz. Gosling's dark rum
  • 0.5 oz. Liber & Co. Fiery Ginger syrup
  • 2 dashes Coastal Root Coffee Bitters
Combine all ingredients in a highball glass with ice, top with 3 oz. seltzer and stir to mix, garnish with ginger slice.

Shipwreck

  • 1.5 oz. Vena's Shipwreck infused rum
  • 0.5 oz. lime juice
  • 0.5 oz. Vena's Island Spice Simple Syrup
  • 0.5 oz. Liber & Co. Passionfruit Simple Syrup
  • 2 drops Coastal Root Coffee Bitters
Combine all ingredients in shaker with ice, shake and pour with ice into a lowball glass, garnish with lime wheel.

Tequila Cocktails

Strawberry Jalapeno Margarita

  • 2 oz. Vena's Strawberry jalapeno Margarita infused tequila
  • 0.75 oz. lime juice
  • 0.5 oz. Vena's Three Pepper Simple Syrup
  • 3 drops Vena's Bitter Tyrone bitters
  • 1 drop Bitter Tears Scarlet Strawberry Chili bitters
  • 1 dash ghost pepper extract (optional)
Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice, shake and pour with ice into a lowball glass, garnish with lime and optionally with salt.

Maine Margarita

  • 2 oz. Vena's Maine Margarita infused tequila
  • 0.5 oz Dram Pine syrup
  • 0.5 oz. lime juice
  • 0.5 oz. Dry Curacao
  • 5 shakes Vena's Bitter Tyrone bitters
  • 4 shakes of Sweetgrass Farms Blueberry Bitters
Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice, shake and pour with ice into a lowball glass, garnish with lime and optionally with salt.

Bourbon/Rye/Whiskey Cocktails

Cider Smash

  • 1.5 oz. rye
  • 1 oz. Vena's Apple Cider Syrup
  • 1 oz. lemon juice
  • 2 shakes Vena's Bitter Armando bitters
Combine all ingredients in lowball glass with ice, garnish with orange peel.