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Flashcards in Cocktails A-B Deck (20):
1

Abbey Cocktail

Gin

Lillet Blanc

Orange Juice

Bitters

Memory:
"Abbey & Lilly GLOB onto bitter people"

2

Algonquin

Rye

Dry Vermouth

Pineapple Juice

Peychaud's Bitters

Mental image:
- Think of a Native American holding Dry Rye wheat and a pineapple.

3

Amalfi Cocktail

Bourbon

Galliano

Lemon Juice

Orgeat

Club Soda

Mental:
B-GLOC
- "They only serve Bourbon and Galliano at the Amalfi coast Orgy Club"

4

Americano

Recipe #1:
(highball style)
-Campari
-Sweet Vermouth
-Club Soda

Recipe #2:
(negroni style)
-Campari
-Sweet Vermouth
-Vodka

5

Antibes

Gin

Benedictine

Grapefruit Juice

Mental:
GBG
- "It's the Anti-Best cocktail because its gross."

6

Aviation

London Dry Gin

Maraschino Liqueur

Lemon Juice

Creme Violette

7

Bee's Knees

Gin

Honey

Lemon Juice

Mental:
- "Jenny's Bees like Honey & Lemon"

8

Bellini

Champagne

Peach Juice/Purée

Note:
Said to be named after the artist Bellini because the color of the cocktail is very remniscent of the colors Bellini used in his works.

9

Bijou

Gin

Green Chartreuse

Sweet Vermouth

Orange Bitters

Mental:
GGSO
- "Bijou is Truly Sweet & Bitter"

10

Black Velvet

Champagne

Guinness

NOTE:
This is both a gross and sacreligious thing to do to Guinness!

11

Blackthorn

Irish Whiskey

Sweet Vermouth

Angostura Bitters

Absinthe
(wash)

12

Blood & Sand

Blended Scotch Whisky

Sweet Vermouth

Cherry Heering

Orange Juice

Mental:
- Sweet Blood Red Cherries on an Orange beach in Scotland

13

Bobby Burns

Blended Scotch Whisky

Benedictine

Sweet Vermouth

Mental:
BBS = Bobby BurnS
- "Bobby was a Sweet Scottish Monk"

14

Boothby Cocktail

Bourbon
(or Rye)

Sweet Vermouth

Angostura Bitters

Orange Bitters

Champagne

Mental:
BS-AOC
- "Boothby is a very (2) Bitter Bull Shit AOC Champagne!

15

Boston Cocktail

Gin

Apricot Brandy

Lemon Juice

Grenadine

Mental:
LAGG
- "Boston Red Sox always LAGG behind the Yankees, becuase they drink Apricot Brandy and Grenadine."

16

Boulevardier

Bourbon

Sweet Vermouth

Campari

Note:
- Negroni with Bourbon.  Called a Boulevardier becuase I would rather lick asphalt than drink it!

17

Bramble

Gin

Lemon Juice

Simple Syrup

Creme de Mure
(or blackberry liqueur)

Mental:
- Bramble Berries = Herbs (gin), acid (lemon), and sweet berries (s.s. + blackberry liqueur)

18

Bronx Cocktail

Gin

Sweet Vermouth

Dry Vermouth

Orange Juice

Mental:
- Screwdriver for ALL of the Italians in the Bronx (Sweet & Dry Vermouths)

19

Brooklyn Cocktail

Rye

Dry Vermouth

Maraschino Liqueur

Amer Picon

Mental:
- Brooklynites are hipsters. Thats why they had to change the Negroni recipe, and add Maraschino cherries!

20

Buck's Fizz

Champagne

OJ