Official reports have not yet included property loss, but reports are beginning to trickle in. Along the Silverado Trail, the 41-year-old Chateau Boswell was swallowed by flames. The Calistoga Ranch is also destroyed according to several local reports.
- Base Spirit Whiskey & Whisky
- Preparation Stirred
- Flavor Boozy
- Served Up
First published Jacob A. Grohusko’s 1908 cocktail book Jack’s Manual, the Brooklyn is an oft overlooked sister of the Manhattan. Typical recipes adds Maraschino (think of it as a Hemingway Manhattan) and Amer Picon. The bitters are often removed or toyed with to provide the more complex flavor that separates the Brooklyn from her simpler sister.
- Stir ingredients with ice and strain into a cocktail glass
- Garnish with an orange twist-optional.