General's Order

General's Order

This cocktail is the official cocktail of the National Archives "Spirited Republic" series, and amazing series of lectures curated by DC's own mixologist extraordinaire, Derek Brown.  The lectures feature notable drinks historians from around the country, who come in once a week and cover various periods of drinking history in the United States.  A terrific lecture series, with a cocktail happy hour before each session.  I highly recommend attending as many as you can!

2 oz. Aged Rum
2 oz. Catoctin Creek Roundstone Rye Whisky
2 oz. Fresh Lemon Juice
1 oz. Simple Syrup
1 oz. Cherry Bounce*

Shake and strain over fresh ice in a tall glass. Garnish wish an American flag.

*Cherry Bounce

Use Martha Washington's Recipe, or sub Cherry Heering and dash of Angostura.

Recipe and photo courtesy Derek Brown and used with permission.  Modifications by Scott Harris.

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