CABLEGRAM

THE BASICSTHE NOT-SO-BASICSSHOP CABLEGRAM New York | 1900s BUILD & STIR | HIGHBALL | ICE CUBES 1/2 oz lime juice 2 oz rye whiskey 4 oz ginger soda Garnish: candied ginger Instagram Facebook Twitter CONTACT © 2020 Wexler of California / Dave Stolte PLEASE ENJOY RESPONSIBLY

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IRISH COFFEE

THE BASICSTHE NOT-SO-BASICSSHOP IRISH COFFEE Foynes Airport | Ireland | 1940s In a sealed jar, shake until thick but still pourable, then chill: 1 oz heavy cream In a warmed Georgian glass, stir to combine: 2 teaspoons demerara sugar 1 1/2 oz Irish whiskey scant 1/2 cup strong, dark roast hot coffee Top with the…

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GIN & TONIC

THE BASICSTHE NOT-SO-BASICSSHOP GIN & TONIC London | 1870s – 1900s 2 oz Old Tom or London Dry gin 4 oz tonic soda Express lemon oil over Garnish: lemon twist Simple doesn’t mean dumb. Two-ingredient Highballs, like any other drink, are done well when one pays attention to the details: measure your pours, use high-quality…

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