"The Avenue | Crafted Pour"

"This forgotten classic is an intersting one- dry, but also sweet. Stiff, but also light. I’m unsure how to accurately portray the strange quality of this cocktail from the Cafe Royal Cocktail Book in 1937. The author credits its creation to W. G. Crompton- whoever the hell he was. I had Carefree Bourbon (thanks @CarefreeSpiritsDistillery) and Applejack instead of Calvados. I also have passion fruit syrup (thanks BG Reynolds) instead of juice or nectar along with REAL grenadine (also thanks to BG Reynolds). I did, however, have a lovely bunch of carnation boutonnières growing in my garden! ", "undefined", "The Avenue",

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The Avenue By , May 8, 2009 This forgotten classic is an intersting one- dry, but also sweet. Stiff, but also light. I’m unsure how to accurately portray the strange quality of this cocktail from the Cafe Royal Cocktail Book in 1937.  The author credits its creation to W. G. Crompton- whoever the hell he was.

I had Carefree Bourbon (thanks @CarefreeSpiritsDistillery) and Applejack instead of Calvados. I also have passion fruit syrup (thanks BG Reynolds) instead of juice or nectar along with REAL grenadine (also thanks to BG Reynolds). I did, however, have a lovely bunch of carnation boutonnières growing in my garden!
This forgotten classic is an intersting one- dry, but also sweet. Stiff, but also light. I’m unsure how to accurately portray the strange quality of this cocktail from the Cafe Royal Cocktail Book in 1937. The author credits its creation to W. G. Crompton- whoever the hell he was. I had Carefree Bourbon (thanks @CarefreeSpiritsDistillery) and Applejack instead of Calvados. I also have passion fruit syrup (thanks BG Reynolds) instead of juice or nectar along with REAL grenadine (also thanks to BG Reynolds). I did, however, have a lovely bunch of carnation boutonnières growing in my garden! Ingredients: - Carefree Bourbon 90 Proof - Lairds Applejack Instructions: THIS IS AN ADAPTATION FROM VINTAGE SPIRITS AND FORGOTTEN COCKTAILS. BY TED HAIGH 1 OUNCE of bourbon 1 OUNCE of Calvados 1 OUNCE of passionfruit juice or nectar 1 DASH grenadine 1 DASH orange flower water SHAKE in an iced cocktail shaker, and STRAIN into a cocktail glass. GARNISH with a carnation boutonniere. My adaptation with BG Reynolds and Carefree products worked very well- try it for yourself and see what you think! Essentials,Fruity,Martini