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Frisco Club Cocktail

Frisco Club Cocktail

The Frisco Club cocktail is a Thomas Waugh drink, developed at Death & Co. as a “riff on the classic Pegu Club cocktail, …

Bella Luna Cocktail

Bella Luna Cocktail

And here we are; through the classics and on to the first Death & Co. original cocktail, the Bella Luna.  Death & …

Whiskey Sour Cocktail

Whiskey Sour Cocktail

The whiskey sour cocktail is an ideal drink to highlight the effect of egg whites in a drink. The ingredients are cheap, …

Ward 8 Cocktail

Ward 8 Cocktail

The Ward 8 cocktail is a Boston drink, first invented at the historic though recently defunct Locke-Ober restaurant on Winter St, which opened …

Tom Collins Cocktail

Tom Collins Cocktail

The Most Boring Cocktail Ever? The Tom Collins cocktail is a fine-looking yet very ‘meh’ tasting drink.  It’s basically sparkling lemonade with gin …

Stinger Cocktail

Stinger Cocktail

The Stinger Cocktail is one of those drinks with a lost history and it’s not clear where or when this was invented. …

Ramos Gin Fizz

Ramos Gin Fizz Cocktail

You haven’t lived until you’ve had a Ramos Gin Fizz, certainly one of the most famous classic cocktails, and along with the …

Queen's Park Swizzle

Queen’s Park Swizzle

Certainly the best-looking cocktail so far, the Queen’s Park Swizzle certainly makes a statement.  That glass, the color of the bitters, the …

Pisco Sour Cocktail

Pisco Sour Cocktail

Peru and Chile both claim the Pisco Sour cocktail as their national drink, but I always think of it as the original …

Pendennis Club Cocktail

Pendennis Club Cocktail

The Pendennis Club Cocktail reminds me a lot of the Lucien Gaudin; it’s so simple you can’t believe this isn’t a standard …