Let's see, have been slowly building up the bar and attempting to perfect tastes with a lot of help from this topic.
The purchases from today are: 6 Oskar Blues Old Chub Scotch Ale, Campari, Vida Mezcal, Ransom Old Tom Gin, Cocchi di Torino, & Citadelle Gin,
So, for the introductory post, the cocktails from tonight were my first Negroni with the first taste of Campari (can see taking a few cocktails to get used to this taste) followed by a Last Word which was 1:1:1:1 Ransom Old Tom, Luxardo Maraschino, Chartreuse Verte, & fresh Lime juice, then finally a Manhattan variant I threw together. This consisted of 2:1(in place of normal 3:1) with Rittenhouse BiB and Dolin Sweet Vermouth, followed by placing a cherry and then a Mezcal layer.
Still getting accustomed to the strong flavor profiles of Campari & the Mezcal. Can see lots of possibilities in my future. I believe this finished my golden list of alcohols for my home bar, has finished quite nicely.
Forgot to take a picture of the Negroni & Last Word :/. Although the Ransom added an additional color profile which was very appealing and the taste resulted in my favorite Last Word thus far!
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