Uses & Recipes

CHOOSE YOUR RECIPE

The Star Superior

389f5e5e140a7ca29971425c064c54e5

2 thin slices of fresh ginger
2 ounces Bacardi Superior rum
1 ounce Poor Man’s Kitchen Chamomile Syrup
½ ounce fresh lemon juice
1 egg white
3 dashes Peychaud’s Bitters
Star anise, for garnish


Muddle the ginger in a mixing glass, then add the rum, chamomile syrup, lemon juice, egg white and bitters. Add ice and shake vigorously for 12 seconds. Strain into a cocktail glass and garnish with star anise.

Poor Man's Old Fashioned

recipes1-b
  • 2 oz Bourbon or Rye
  • 1/2 oz Poor Man's Kitchen 5 Spice syrup
  • 2 Dashes of Angostura bitters
  • Splash of club soda
  • Orange twist garnish

Combine all ingredients in a mixing glass and stir
Pour over ice in a rocks glass and garnish with an orange twist

Jack Rose (Variation)

img-6
  • 2 oz Laird's Applejack
  • 1 oz Lime juice
  • 1/2 oz Poor Man's Kitchen Vanilla Almond Grenadine

Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker and shake vigorously
Strain into a cocktail glass, twist optional

Mulled Wine

images-3
  • 1/2 oz Poor Man's Kitchen Clove syrup

Add 1/2 oz of Poor Man's Kitchen Clove syrup to a cup of mulled wine

Zombie (Adapted)

recipes3
  • 1 oz Dark Jamaican rum
  • 1/2 oz Bacardi 151 rum
  • 1/2 oz Poor Man's Kitchen Cinnamon syrup
  • 1 oz White grapefruit juice
  • 3/4 oz Lime juice
  • Mint garnish

This Zombie recipe has been adapted by Jeff "Beachbum" Berry

Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker and shake vigorously
Strain into a highball glass filled with ice and garnish with a mint sprig

Real McCoy

recipes41
  • 1 1/2 oz Islay Scotch
  • 3/4 oz Batavia Arak
  • 1/2 oz Meyer lemon juice
  • 1/2 oz Poor Man's Kitchen Cardamom syrup
  • Two dashes of The Bitter Truth Jerry Thomas’ Own Decanter Bitters

Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker and shake vigorously
Strain into a cocktail glass, twist optional

Pumpkin Spice Coffee Or Tea

images-4
  • 1/2 oz Poor Man's Kitchen Pumpkin Spice syrup

Add 1/2 oz of Poor Man's Kitchen Pumpkin Spice Syrup to your favorite coffee or tea
Stir and enjoy!

Storm's Brewin'

DSC_8724

-2 oz Passion fruit tea infused Plantation white rum
-2 oz Plantation 5 year Rum
-1 oz Passion fruit yogurt
-3/4 oz Lime juice
-1/2 oz Poor Man's Kitchen Vanilla Almond Grenadine
-1/4 oz Pineapple juice
2 dashes of Bittermen's tiki bitters
Orange/cherry flag with a mint sprig to garnish


-Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice and shake vigorously
-Strain into an ale/hurricane glass and fill with crushed ice
-Garnish with an orange/cherry flag with a mint sprig

-Can also be made in a blender

La Dolce Vita

DSC_8749

-1 1/2 oz Disarrono
-1/2 oz Reposado Tequila
-3/4 oz Lime juice
-1/4 oz Poor Man's Kitchen Cardamom syrup
Top with San Pellegrino Pompelmo
Half moon grapefruit garnish


-Combine all ingredients except the San Pellegrino in a shaker with ice and shake vigorously
-Strain into a collins glass and top with San Pellegrino Pompelmo
-Garnish with a half moon grapefruit

Dragon Sapphire

IMG_20141110_170222

2oz Bombay Sapphire
1oz Poor Man's Kitchen Chinese Five Spice Simple Syrup
1 Egg White
1/4 Pom Wonderful
1/4 Simple Syrup
3/4 Passion Fruit Puree
.25 Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice
Dash of Aromatic Bitters


Mixed all ingredients into the mixing glass make sure to dry shake. Add ice to the mixing glass shake for 10 seconds then double strain. Garnish with a orange peel

Lovers' Lane and Sunday Two Step

Mint and Mirth

Lovers' Lane
2 oz. Oregon Whipper Snapper Whiskey
3/4 oz. fresh blood orange juice
3/4 oz. Poor Man's Kitchen Vanilla Almond syrup
1 egg white
Garnish: orange peel + 2 dashes Hella Bitter Citrus

 

Sunday Two Step
1 1/2 oz. Below Deck Spiced Rum
3/4 oz. Cointreau
3/4 oz. lime juice
1/2 oz. Poor Man's Kitchen Vanilla Almond syrup
Garnish: lime wheel, pinch of nutmeg + 2 dashes Scrappy's lavender bitters


Lovers' Lane:

Shake all ingredients with ice, strain into a chilled glass and garnish with an orange peel.

 

Sunday Two Step:

Shake all ingredients with ice, strain into a chilled glass and garnish with a lime wheel, nutmeg, and Scrappy's lavender bitters.

Homemade Rootbeer

maar_top_root_beers_v
  • 1 1/2 oz Poor Man's Kitchen Root Beer syrup

Add 1 1/2 oz Poor Man's Kitchen Root Beer syrup to club soda and briefly stir

Cozy Quarters

Screen Shot 2015-04-27 at 11.59.21 AM

2 oz Belvedere Vodka

3/4 oz blood orange juice

1/2 oz Poor Man's Kitchen vanilla almond grenadine

1/2 oz lemon juice

2 drops Bittermens Burlesque Bitters


  • Pour all ingredients into a shaker
  • Add ice and shake
  • Strain into a coupe

Chamomile Tea

chamomile-tea

1/2 oz Poor Man's Kitchen Chamomile syrup


Add 1/2 oz of Poor Man's Kitchen Chamomile syrup to your favorite tea

Pirate's Bone

IMG_3747

* 2 dashes of Angostura Bitters
* 1/2 oz of Pumpkin Spice Simple Syrup
* 1/2 oz Apple Juice
* 1/2 oz Raspberry Juice
* 1 1/2 oz Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum


Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice.
Shake and strain in a coupe glass served neat.
Garnish with shaved cinnamon.

 

Submit Your Own Recipe: