The Scofflaw* (from Vintage Spirits and Forgotten Cocktails)
1 1/2 ounces rye
1 ounce dry vermouth
3/4 ounce fresh lemon juice
3/4 ounce real pomegranate grenadine
Shake in an iced cocktail shaker and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a lemon twist.
*Scofflaw: a frequenter of speakeasies and general flouter of the National Prohibition Act, a term coined in 1924.
The Monkey Gland (from Vintage Spirits & Forgotten Cocktails)
1 1/2 ounce gin
1 teaspoon real pomegranate grenadine
1 teaspoon absinthe or pastis (Pernod, Herbsaint and Ricard all work.)
Shake vigorously in an iced cocktail shaker and strain into a small cocktail glass.
*So says the book’s author.