Classic Cocktails


Stir in iced mixing glass and strain into chilled cocktail glass. 

2 dashes orange bitters
1/2 jigger of French vermouth
1/2 jigger of Plymouth Gin
1 dash absinthe 

The Old Waldorf-Astoria Bar Book


A Classic Cocktail

Morning Cocktail

2 dashes Curaçao
2 dashes maraschino liqueur
2 dashes orange bitters
2 dashes absinthe
1/2 brandy
1/2 French vermouth

Shake with ice. Strain into cocktail glass. Garnish with a maraschino cherry and twist a lemon peel on top.

Savoy Cocktail Book, 1930