Webster cocktail


Spirit Used: Gin

Webster cocktail is a simple drink that tastes great. It was invented by a man named Albert Stevens Crockett at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in New York City. The original recipe for this cocktail was published in his 1930 book “Old Waldorf Bar Days”. It …

Water Lily cocktail

Water Lily

Spirit Used: Gin

Water Lily was first invented by Ngiam Tong Boon at the now defunct Long Bar of the Raffles Hotel Singapore on 1 December 1956. He called it “Water Lily” because he found inspiration for this cocktail from the flower which closed its petals during the …

Timberpoint Cooler cocktail

Timberpoint Cooler

Spirit Used: Gin

Timberpoint Cooler is a popular drink in the Pacific Northwest. The history of the drink can be traced back to 1919 when three men, one being A.B. Yeager, created the recipe for this cocktail. Yeager is said to have been inspired by a boating trip on P …

Tom Collins cocktail

Tom Collins

Spirit Used: Gin

The Tom Collins cocktail is a classic American drink made with gin, lemon juice, sugar and carbonated water. It takes its name from the British politician Thomas W. Tomkins. There are a number of legends about how it received its name, but they all agr …

Summer Strawberry Basil Fizz cocktail

Summer Strawberry Basil Fizz

Spirit Used: Gin

There are many cocktails that use Summer Strawberries and Basil. One such cocktail is the Summer Strawberry Basil Fizz, which has a long history and many variations. The recipe for the Summer Strawberry Basil Fizz can be traced back to The Waldorf-Asto …

Vacation cocktail


Spirit Used: Gin

The Vacation Cocktail is a delicious and refreshing cocktail that you can make at home. It is simple and easy to prepare and tastes great. Some of the earliest recorded Vacation cocktails were developed for people who traveled by train in the 1800s. On …

Vanish cocktail


Spirit Used: Gin

The Vanish cocktail has been around for over 100 years, but it’s only recently that the ingredients have been widely known. The cocktail was first made by Johnnie Van Sheck, a bartender in New York City. Van Sheck made the drink for 50 cents to people …

Verrazano cocktail


Spirit Used: Gin, Vodka

The Verrazano cocktail is a mix of rye whiskey, dry vermouth, and herbal liqueur. It was created in the early 20th century for a New York bartender named Johnnie Solon. The cocktail is said to have been created for a banquet celebrating the completion …

Symphony cocktail


Spirit Used: Gin

The symphony is a classic cocktail that made its first appearance in the 1950s. It is a mixture of gin, vodka, and dry vermouth. The symphony has been mixed from many recipes but typically contains those three ingredients. Early recipes for the symphon …

Silver Gin Fizz cocktail

Silver Gin Fizz

Spirit Used: Gin

The Silver Gin Fizz cocktail was born in the early 1800s, at the old Waldorf Astoria, in New York City. It is said that Johnnie Solon made this drink for Cornelius Vanderbilt. It appears that the original recipe was lost, but this drink is still very p …