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Drink of the Day:  The Alexander

Drink of the Day: The Alexander

April 13, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

As you all know if you have been following for a while, I like to share an old classic with you from time to time.  Here’s one with a little history. The original Alexander cocktail, made with gin, creme de cacao, and cream, was first seen in print in Hugo Ensslin’s 1915 book, “Recipes for […]

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The Alexander is March 20th Drink of the Day!!

The Alexander is March 20th Drink of the Day!!

March 20, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

This is the original of the Alexander cocktails, which dates back to the early 1900’s.  As we have with most cocktails in this era, there are several people who have been credited for being the originator of this drink.  The story I like best is that it originated in Philadelphia and was made in honor […]

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