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In a shaker, add

  • 2 oz blended scotch
  • .5 oz dark rum
  • .5 oz spiced rum
  • .5 oz fresh lemon juice
  • .25 rich simple syrup (2:1 ratio)
  • barspoon absinthe
  • 2-3 drops Crude Coffee-Cocoa bitters

Add ice and shake. Strain into chilled martini glass. Add 6 drops Crude "Attawanhood" or "Lindsay" bitters to top.

Shrub and Soda - Dark

In a rocks glass with ice, add:

  • 1 oz aged or dark rum, whiskey, or brandy
  • .75 oz Crude Apple-Spice shrub or Barrel-Aged Black Tea shrub
  • Top with seltzer and stir gently to incorporate. Add 6-8 drops Crude Rhubarb, "Sycophant", Cherry-Walnut or "Attawanhood"  bitters to top. 
Vermouth Cocktail

In a rocks glass, with or without ice:

- 3-4 oz chilled sweet vermouth (Carpano Antica, Dolin, Punt E Mes)

- orange or lemon peel

- Optional: Add .25 oz Crude Barrel-Aged Black tea shrub

Top with 6-8 drops of your choice of bitters. "Rizzo", "Sycophant", "Bitterless Marriage", "Big Bear", Pear and Hazelnut, Cherry and Walnut, "Lindsay", "Attawanhood", Spruce and Birch, Sweet and Thai Basil

 

Cynar Toronto

In a mixing glass, add:

- 2 oz rye whiskey

- .5 oz Cynar

- .25 oz simple syrup

Add ice and stir for 15-20 seconds. Strain into a chilled rocks glass. Ice optional. Add 4 drops Crude “Sycophant” and 4 drops “Lindsay” bitters. Try with "Attawanhood", Pear and Hazelnut, or Spruce and Birch bitters as well. 

Darquirita

In a shaker, add:

- 1.5 oz reposado tequila

- 1 oz Cynar

- .5 oz lime juice

- .5 oz maple syrup

Add ice and shake lightly. Strain into coupe or martini glass. Add one dropper Crude “Lindsay”, Tiki Series, "Pooter", or "Attawanhood" bitters to top.

Manhattan

In a mixing glass, add:

- 2.5 oz rye whiskey

- .5 oz bourbon

- 1 oz sweet vermouth

- Optional: Add .25 oz Crude Barrel-Aged Black Tea shrub

Add ice and stir for 20 seconds. Strain into martini glass. Add 6-8 drops Crude “Big Bear”, half a dropper of Crude “Bitterless Marriage” or "Sycophant".  Also try one dropper Cherry and Walnut bitters or Sweet and Thai Basil bitters to top. 

Old Fashioned

In a rocks glass, add
- 2oz rye whiskey or bourbon
- 1 tsp simple syrup
- 1 dropper bitters. Each flavor will change aroma and character slightly. 
Add one large ice cube and stir to incorporate.