The Ideal Bartender eBook

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1 teaspoonful Lemon Juice.

1 teaspoonful Pineapple Syrup.

1 teaspoonful Celery Bitters.

Stir; strain into Fancy Wineglass with Fruit and serve.

CENTURY CLUB PUNCH (for a party of 5)

Fill glass Pitcher 1/4 full Cracked Ice.

1/2 pint Jamaica Rum.

1/2 pint Santa Cruz Rum.

2-1/2 pints aerated Water.

2-1/2 tablespoonfuls Bar Sugar.

Stir well and serve in Punch glasses.


Serve off the Ice very cold.  Ice should never be put in the Wine.


1 teaspoonful Bar Sugar in large Bar glass.

1 slice Lemon Peel.

1 slice Orange Peel

Fill glass 1/2 full Shaved Ice and fill up with Champagne.  Decorate with
Fruit and serve with Straws.


1 lump Sugar in tall, thin glass.

1 small piece Ice.

2 dashes Angostura Bitters.

1 piece twisted Lemon Peel.

Fill up with Champagne.

Stir and serve.

CHAMPAGNE CUP (2-gallon mixture)

For mixing use a large Punch bowl or other suitable vessel of glass or porcelain lined.

4 Oranges, sliced.

4 Lemons, sliced.

1/2 Pineapple, sliced.

1/2 pint Chartreuse.

1/2 pint Abricontine.

1 pint Curacoa.

1 pint Cognac Brandy.

1 pint Tokay Wine.

Stir well and allow mixture to stand three hours.  Strain into another bowl and add: 

3 quarts Champagne.

3 pints Apollinaris Water.

1 large piece of Ice.

Stir well; decorate with Fruit; float slices of Grape Fruit on top and serve in Champagne glasses.


Place a bottle in a Champagne cooler and around it a freezing mixture of fine Ice and Salt.  Twirl the bottle until it is about to freeze, when it will be ready to serve.


Fill medium size Shell glass 1/3 full Cracked Ice.

2 teaspoonfuls Bar Sugar.

2 sprigs bruised Mint.

Pour Champagne slowly into the glass, stirring gently at the same time.

Dress with fruit; dash with Brandy and serve with Straws.

CHAMPAGNE PUNCH (for a party of 6)

Into a glass Pitcher pour the Juice of 1 Lemon, and add: 

1/4 lb.  Bar Sugar.

1 jigger Strawberry Syrup.

1 quart bottle Champagne.

Stir with Ladle and drop in: 

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