Cocktail History: Vieux Carre

Welcome to our 33rd Cocktail History where we share a cocktail recipe while talking about its history and tossing in a bit of Freeborn County history.

This week we are featuring the Vieux Carre!

1/4 oz -Benedictine
1/4 oz -Cognac
1/2 oz -Sazerac Rye (We used rye whiskey)
1/4 oz Sweet Vermouth
3 Shakes – Peychaud Bitters (We used Creol Bitters)
3 Shakes – Angostura Bitters
Cherry or Lemon Peel for Garnish

Mix all liquids together until blended and pour into ice filled glasses. Garnish with Cherry or Lemon Peel.

Check out the Freeborn County Historical Museum at:
1031 Bridge Ave
Albert Lea, MN 56007

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