An Aphorism: on snakebite


lways carry a flagon of whiskey in case of snakebite and, furthermore, always carry a small snake.

W.C. Fields

Dr. Hurley’s Tonic № 003

Records show that a tonic very similar to this was produced at Hurley’s Restorative Baths and Spa in Ireland. Click here for more on the intriguing history of Dr. Hurley.

  • two ounces Irish whiskey
  • one ounce coffee liqueur
  • a dash of chocolate bitters

Stir with ice, and let your sweet tooth be quenched.