- M.F.K. Fisher born (1908)
The Star-Spangled Banner Cocktail
- 1 1/2 Ounce Woodford Reserve
- 1/2 Ounce rhubarb bitters
- 1/4 Ounce simple syrup
- 1/4 Ounce lemon juice
- 3 - 4 strawberry slices
It's a mere 10 days until the Opening Ceremonies of the London Olympic Games — better start planning your drinks for your watch parties now. Why not serve your guests cocktails inspired by the participating countries? The Star-Spangled Banner cocktail, served at New York City's Stone Rose Lounge, Whiskey Park, Living Room, and the Whiskey Blue at the W Los Angeles, is the perfect complement to your "USA!" cheers.
In tin, muddle strawberries, add other ingredients and ice, shake well, and strain over ice into a rocks glass. Garnish with strawberry.