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MSC 4: Martini


Welcome to “Making Simple Cocktails,” our video series at Simple Cocktails! In episode #4,¬†Lisa and Greg make a¬†Martini.¬†Subscribe to our YouTube channel here for more great cocktail videos!

Martini

  • in a mixing glass, add:
  • 2 1/2 oz Brothers Old Tom Gin
  • 1/2 oz dry vermouth
  • stir with ice and strain into a cocktail glass
  • garnish with an olive

 

MSC 3: Lemon Drop Cocktail


Welcome to “Making Simple Cocktails,” our video series at Simple Cocktails! In episode #3,¬†Lisa and Greg make a¬†Lemon Drop¬†Cocktail.¬†Subscribe to our YouTube channel here for more great cocktail videos!

Lemon Drop

  • in an ice-filled collins glass, add:
  • 1 1/2 oz La Luz Vodka
  • 1 oz lemon juice
  • 2 tsp sugar
  • garnish with a lemon wedge
  • optionally: sugar rim the cocktail glass

 

MSC 2: Tom Collins Cocktail


Welcome to “Making Simple Cocktails,” our video series at Simple Cocktails! In episode #2,¬†Lisa and Greg make the classic Tom Collins Cocktail.¬†Subscribe to our YouTube channel here for more great cocktail videos!

Tom Collins

  • in a Collins glass filled with ice, add:
  • 1 1/2 oz gin
  • 1-2 tsp¬†simple syrup
  • 1 oz lemon juice
  • stir, then top with¬†club soda or mineral water
  • stir and serve with a straw
  • garnish with a lemon wedge and cherry

 

MSC 1: A Valentine’s Day Cocktail


Welcome to “Making Simple Cocktails,” our new video series at Simple Cocktails! On episode #1,¬†Lisa and Greg make a pair of simple Valentine’s Day Cocktails.¬†Subscribe to our YouTube channel here for more great cocktail videos!

Love Birds

  • in a shaker, combine:
  • 3 oz La Luz vodka
  • 2 oz lime juice
  • 1 oz grandine
  • 2 dashes of Peychaud’s Bitters
  • shake with ice and strain into 2 chilled cocktail glasses
  • garnish with 2 cherries each

Check out our grenadine comparison.