22 Cocktails to Get You Through to New Year’s

11/07/2012 4:00 AM |



For Christmas Night:

2 oz. Michael Collins Irish Whiskey
1/2 oz. Barenjager
1/2 oz. Fruitations Rio Red Grapefruit (all-natural fruit concentrate)
1/4 oz. fresh lemon juice

Shaken with ice and double strained into a chilled coupe. Garnish with twists of grapefruit.

For a fancy gathering:
Autonno Con Mio Nonno
Recipe originally made for La Dolce Vita, the Fratelli Portfolio party, recently held at 5ninth in Manhattan.

1 oz. Candolini Grappa Bianca
1 oz. Combier Cassis
1/2 oz. fresh lemon juice
1/4 oz. Cynar
A dash of orange bitters
A dash of plum bitters

Shaken with three blackberries and double strained over fresh ice into a rocks glass. Or, shaken with 3 blackberries and double strained into a champagne flute and topped with Prosecco. Optional: garnish with a lemon twist.