A Fine Balance

  • ”I had never tasted anything so cool and clean. They made me feel civilized.”

    Ernest Hemingway on Martinis.

    This is a personal series I’ve been playing with for a while and recently wrapped up. Everything you see here was captured in camera, everything was actually finely balanced (with the help of some nylon string)

  • Dry Martini (Montgomery’s 15:1 ratio) – 2 Shots Four Pillars Gin, 1/8 Shot Maidenii DryVermouth, 1 Dash Angostura Bitters
  • Old Fashioned – 1 1/2 Shots Woodford Reserve Bourbon, 1 Shot Hudson Manhattan Rye Whiskey, 1/3 shot Sugar Syrup, 3 Dashes Angostura Bitters
  • Gran Patrón Platinum
  • Cuba Libre – 2 Shots of Bacardi Carta Oro Rum, 1/4 Shot Fresh Lime Juice, 2 Dashes Angostura Bitters and top up with cola.
  • Mountain Sipper – 2 Shots Maker’s Mark Bourbon, 1 Shot Cointreau, 2 Shots Cranberry, 2 Shots Grapefruit Juice, 1/4 Shot Sugar Syrup
  • Hennessy Cognac Paradis