The Complete Cocktail Manual with Lou Bustamante
This week we talk to Lou Bustamante. He is the author of The Complete Cocktail Manual: 285 Tips, Tricks, and Recipes. This is a great book and is sanctioned by the United State Bartender's Guild.
Cocktail of the Week – El Presidente
1½ oz. rich white rum
1½ oz. Dolin Vermouth Blanc
1 barspoon orange Curaçao or Grand Marnier
½ barspoon real grenadine *
*Real Grenadine :
2 cups fresh pomegranate juice or POM Wonderful 100% pomegranate juice
2 cups unbleached sugar
2 oz pomegranate molasses
1 tsp orange blossom water
Warm juice just enough to dissolve sugar. Add pomegranate molasses and orange blossom water. Keep chilled.
Morgenthaler Article on grenadine
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