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Cocktails Invented in the DC Area

tfazz Feb 26, 2010 01:28 PM

Are there any cocktails that are uniquely DC? Invented here? Perfected here?

I remember reading an article a while back in the Washington Post about a summer cocktail that was quintessentially Washingtonian (it helped people get through August), but I can't find the article and can't remember the name of the cocktail.

I'm thinking of a classic cocktail, but if there are any new and modern ones, I'd love to know about those too.

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    LGLnDC RE: tfazz Feb 26, 2010 10:39 PM

    The Gin Rickey was invented in DC.


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      tfazz RE: LGLnDC Feb 27, 2010 11:52 AM

      Yes that's it! Thanks!

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