Tag archive: absinthe

The Corpse Reviver Cocktails

The Corpse Reviver cocktail is in fact a family of cocktails prepared with the intention to cure hangovers; these cocktails are not related by ingredients or preparation, but only through name and purpose, and the countless recipes come from countless anonymous bartenders.

The “Death in the Afternoon” Cocktail Recipe

The Death in the Afternoon cocktail has one of the most interesting origins, as it was invented by the renowned American writer Ernest Hemingway for a cocktail book that featured innovative recipes from numerous other famous authors as well.

The Moloko Plus Cocktail

The Moloko Plus cocktail is a controversial drink because it was inspired by the ill-famed book Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess, where it is consumed by rebellious youngsters before engaging in what they called “ultraviolence”.

The Sazerac Cocktail

The Sazerac cocktail is considered the oldest American cocktail because we have very specific facts about its creation, which began in 1850 when a businessman by the name of Sewell T. Taylor first started importing the original cognac used in the recipe, the Sazerac de Forge et Fils.

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