First popping up in George J. Kappeler 1906 cocktail book, Modern American Drinks, this is the sister drink to the Yale and Princeton Cocktails. I have listed here the original George J. Kappeler recipe but the 1935 Old Waldorf Astoria recipe is probably the more well know version. The Waldorf Astoria recipe is 1/2 oz brandy, 1 1/2 oz sweet vermouth, 2 dashes orange bitters, and 1 oz soda water.
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