Salty Greyhound

The Salty Greyhound combines gin, amaro, lemon and lime juices in a glass rimmed with chipotle and salt.

This cocktail is another that’s related to our fascination with the Nameless Dog. Elizabeth, who used to bartend professionally once upon a time, was partially inspired to create this by a classic Greyhound (vodka and grapefruit juice) – and which I just learned has nothing to do with dogs, or with dog racing, which were…

The Wittier Comeback

A Wittier Comeback cocktail, which features an olive and a cherry as garnish.

We served The Wittier Comeback just a few days after making our original Witty Comeback. Sometimes we get on a kick and experiment with variables to try to get the best version of the cocktail … plus, there’s all that similar liquor hanging around, don’t forget! There are only two real differences in this wittier…

The Witty Comeback

A Witty Comeback cocktail with a cherry garnish.

The Witty Comeback existed as a “real” cocktail before the pandemic, meaning that we didn’t invent it ourselves. We did take a couple of liberties, though, with the ingredients, so purists, please don’t hate! Since the point of the project (or so we tell ourselves) is to clean out the kitchen, beginning with the liquor…