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Violet Eyes

Derek Brown translates his favorite song from the grunge era into cocktail form with this frothy, floral drink built on Singani.

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Show Me State

Robert Sachse's Show Me State began life as a riff on the Jungle Bird, and ended up as a citrus driven, smoky, frozen cocktail all of its own.

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Satan’s Whiskers

The Satan’s Whiskers first appears in print in Harry Craddock’s Savoy Cocktail Book from 1930, but many attribute the drink to the Embassy Club in Prohibition-era Hollywood.

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Holland Gin Cocktail

A small measure of Curaçao complements the juniper-heavy genever and the dash of orange bitters in this streamlined riff on Jerry Thomas's Improved Holland Gin Cocktail.

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Alexander

Complementing PX sherry, rum and crème de banana, a double dose of orange liqueurs adds complex mid note flavors without excessive sweetness.

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Bitter Mai Tai

Brooklyn bartender Jeremy Oertel created this variation on a Mai Tai with bitter Campari and funk-heavy Smith and Cross Jamaican rum.