DrinkWire is Liquor.com’s showcase for the best articles, recipes and reviews from the web’s top writers and bloggers. In this post, Saloonbox offers a twist on the classic Casino recipe.

While the Moon always keeps the same face to Earth, it's not exactly the same. The tilt and shape of the Moon's orbit slightly changes what is visible to us - making it look like it “wobbles”. This is called the Librational Wobble. The name of this cocktail is a nod to this term, with a slight twist of course!

The base spirit of this cocktail is Ransom Old Tom Gin. Ransom Spirits is located in Oregon, the first state where the total solar eclipse will first become visible. This cocktail is a twist on the classic Casino recipe, as published in the 1930 in The Savoy Cocktail Book.

  • 1.5 oz Ransom Old Tom Gin
  • 1 oz Barrow’s Intense Ginger Liqueur .
  • 25 oz fresh lemon juice
  • 2 dashes The Hudson Standard Love Struck Bitters
  • Garnish with Dress The Drink Honey Lemon Ginger Cubes

Build all ingredients over ice in a cocktail shaker. Shake and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with Dress The Drink Honey Lemon Ginger Cubes.