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 Liber & Co. Spiced Tonic
  • 1 dash Cocktail Kingdom Wormwood bitters
  • 1 dash San Francisco Bitters Co. Alpine Herb bitters
  • 1 dash Owl & Whale Persimmon bitters
Combine all ingredients in lowball glass with ice. Stir and garnish with lemon wedge.

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 Crude "Bitterless Marriage" hibiscus lavender oak bitters
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
  • 2 drops Bitter Tears Kiki bitters
Combine all ingredients into highball glass. Fill with ice and spritz with seltzer.

Berry Patch

  • 1.5 oz. Vena's Berry Patch infused vodka
  • 0.5 oz. Vena's Fruity Simple Syrup
  • 0.5 oz. lemon juice
  • 3 drops El Guapo Summer Berries bitters
Combine all ingredients into lowball glass. Fill with ice and spritz with seltzer.

Rum Cocktails

Steve’s Dark & Stormy

  • 2 oz. Gosling's dark rum
  • 0.5 oz. El Guapo Lime Cordial
  • 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

Sweet Heat

  • 2 oz. Vena's Sweet Heat 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. Vena's Simple Sour Mix Simple Syrup
  • 0.5 oz. lime juice
  • 0.5 oz. Dry Curacao
  • 5 shakes Vena's Bitter Tyrone 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. bourbon
  • 1.25 oz. Vena's Apple Cider Syrup
  • 1.5 oz. lemon juice
  • 2 shakes Vena's Bitter Armando bitters
Combine all ingredients in lowball glass with ice, garnish with orange peel.