1895 Modern American drinks; how to mix and serve all kinds of cups and drinks



Sherry and Egg. Pour a little sherry into a fancy claret or sour- glass, add a fresh egg (be very careful not to break the yolk), then fill up with sherry. Columbia Skin. Put a small bar-spoon and a piece of twisted lemon-peel into a whiskey-glass, add one jigger whiskey, and fill the glass with hot water.

Scotch Whiskey Skin.

Prepare in the same manner as Columbia Skin, using Scotch whiskey .

Whiskey Skin. Prepare same as Columbia Skin, the two being the same, only known by the two different names. Brandy Sling (Cold). Dissolve one lump sugar in a little water in a whiskey-glass, add a lump of ice and a jigger of brandy ; mix well, and grate nutmeg on top. Gin Sling (Cold). Prepare same as Cold Brandy Sling, substituting gin for brandy.

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