rattle skull historic colonial cocktail

Rattle Skull

With its heavy mix of porter beer, rum or brandy, lime and brown sugar, the Rattle Skull was an efficient mixture for the impatient colonist.

stone fence historic cocktail

Stone Fence

Before raiding Fort Ticonderoga at the beginning of the Revolutionary War in 1775, Ethan Allen and the Green Mountain Boys went drinking at the Remington Tavern, where they knocked back…

hot ale flip cocktail recipe historic

Hot Ale Flip

Composed of beer, molasses, eggs and rum, Hot Ale Flips were all the rage at a time when fire pokers were ubiquitous hearth accouterments and warm beer was lauded as…