DEWARS 12 OLD FASHIONED
Dale DeGroff

2 oz. Dewars 12 Year Old
0.5 oz. Cockburns Fine Tawny Port
1 Domino Sugar dot
Dash Angostura Bitters
Dash Dale DeGroff’s Pimento Bitters
1 quarter round piece orange
2 Bordeaux Cherries ( Google)
Splash Water

Preparation: Muddle the cherry, orange slice, bitters and splash of water together. Carefully remove the cherry husk and orange rind without losing the flavor paste in the bottom of the glass. Add the Whisky and the ice and stir well to chill and dilute. Strain into an old fashioned glass with ice and garnish with the remaining Bordeaux cherryand stir.  Garnish with a lemon peel.

PRIVATEERS PUNCH (serves two)
Created by Armando Rosario

2 oz Pyrat XO Reserve
2 oz Barbancourt Pango Rhum
1 oz Combier Peach
1 oz Falernum
2 oz Fresh Sour
1 oz lime juice
1 ½ oz Passion fruit juice
1 ½  oz Guava Juice
5 dashes Dale’s Pimento bitters

Preparation: Build in a large Tiki Bowl. Garnish: Mint Sprig, pineapple, and orchid.

SIMMER DOWN
Jason Cousins at DaClaudio

1.5 oz. Louis Royer "Force 53" Cognac
1 oz. Antica Distilleria Russo Nocino
.5 oz. Caffe Borghetti Espresso Liqueur
2 dashes DeGroff's Pimento Bitters
1 piece flamed orange disc

Stir all ingredients over ice and strain into a chilled Nick & Nora glass. Garnish with a flamed orange disc.


MANHATTAN
2 oz Jim Beam Rye
or Makers Mark Bourbon
0.5 oz Dolin Dry Vermouth 
0 .75 oz Dolin Sweet Vermouth 
Dash Dale DeGroff's Bitters
Stir and serve up


THE DOUBLE "D"

by Gaz Regan


60 ml Double Cross Vodka
7.5 ml Pear Elixir
Dash DD's Pimento Bitters
Miniature bottled pear as garnish
Preparation: Stir over ice, strain into a cocktail glass. Place pear on pick at bottom of glass

LAVAZZA HARVEST MOON
Dale DeGroff

1 oz. Lavazza SM Drip brewed coffee
1.5 oz Apple Cider
Dash Dale DeGroff’s Pimento Bitters
1.5 oz Calvados Boulard
1 oz. simple syrup
1 small egg
Preparation: Shake the ingredients well with ice and strain into an appropriate eggnog cup and dust
with nutmeg.


SORCERER'S APPRENTICE

Aaron Zieske at Polite Provisions

1 oz. Famous Grouse Blended
Scotch Whisky
1 oz. Balvenie Doublewood 12yr old
Short 1/2 oz. Nux Alpina Walnut Liqueur
3/4 oz. 15 yr old Oloroso Sherry
Dash Dale DeGroff's Pimento Bitters
Orange Twist Garnish

ADONIS COCKTAIL Redux  
Dale DeGroff

1.5 oz. Martini Ambrato
1.5 oz. Dry Sack Fino Sherry
Dash Dale DeGroff Bitters 
Preparation: Stir all the ingredients with ice to chill and strain into a London Dock or port glass. No Garnish

 

Try adding Dale's bitters to grilled
meat and shellfish, chowders, stuffed mushrooms and clams.... Delicious!
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