A simple, sophisticated take on the watermelon cocktail.
Alicia Perry's recipe does not strictly adhere to the equal-parts doctrine.
There are five different cocktails carrying the Millionaire moniker. This one is adapted from The How and When cocktail book by Hyman Gale and Gerald F. Marco, 1938.
At first glance, this cocktail looks like a twist on the Old Fashioned with a splash of absinthe and specialty bitters, but the backstory is a bit more complicated.
How a quirky Prohibition-era bourbon cocktail came to manifest on U.S. drink menus right now.