Classic Cocktails


Add to iced tumbler, shake and strain into a cocktail glass:

2 dashes Acid or Lemon Phosphate
1/2 Italian vermouth
1/2 absinthe

The Old Waldorf-Astoria Bar Book

A Classic Cocktail

Pan American Clipper

1 1/2 oz Calvados or applejack
1 dash absinthe
1 oz lime juice
2 bar spoons grenadine

Shake with lumps of cracked ice. Strain into a cocktail glass.

The Gentleman's Companion, 1946