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Cocktail Recipe: Japanese Cocktail

Japanese Cocktail

The Japanese Cocktail was created in New York City in 1860 by “Professor” Jerry Thomas to celebrate the occasion of the first Japanese diplomatic mission to the United States. One member of the Japanese delegation, their translator,¬†Tateishi “Tommy” Onojirou, was a bit of a bon vivant, so it makes sense that he would have made … Read more