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
A New Orleans classic, the Vieux Carre is a magically complex split-base cocktail, combining American whiskey (usually rye), with cognac. Famously invented in 1938 at the Hotel Monteleone’s rotating Carousel Bar by Walter Bergeron in the heart of the French Quarter.
- Combine ingredients with standard ice cubes in a mixing glass
- Double strain into an old fashioned glass filled with chunk / large format ice
- Garnish with a lemon twist or a cherry