- Sylvester (Crackers) Graham born (1794)
The Patriot Cocktail
- 2 Ounces bourbon
- 1 Ounce sweet vermouth
- Pumpkin purée
- 1/2 Ounce fresh lime juice
- Splash of Angostura bitters
The Patriot, made in honor of the 2012 presidential election's swing states, is a kicker to one of the most hotly contested states in this election, New Hampshire. Try it at D.C. hot spot Artbar, at Art Smith's Art and Soul.
Directions: Combine bourbon, sweet vermouth, pumpkin purée, fresh lemon juice, and ice in a shaker. Pour into a martini glass. Add a splash of Angostura bitters and serve.