Updated: Feb 15
Today in Cocktail Culture we talk about Casa Florida and the Canoe Club.
Casa Florida is build on the surrounds of the Jose Martín and close to the Miami River and part of the menu is inspired on the old times on this area where all starts to now be this beautiful city.
Canoe Club is a Ilegal Mezcal cocktail remembering the old Club on the Miami River what was one of the main ideas of Julia Tuttle to develop Miami as a big city also she believes on the tourist potential, at the point that she offer give up on a big amount of acres just to help and induce mister Henry Flagler, partner of mister John Rockefeller to build the rail road to the South Florida.
The recipe of Canoe Club a signature of Casa Florida cocktail lounge, during September and October you can go and try it at the second floor of the Habitat restaurant in the One Hotel in Miami Beach as a Pop Up bar.
1 1/2oz Ilegal Mezcal
1/4oz Creme de Mure
1/2oz Fresh lime juice
3/4oz Homemade Serrano & ginger syrup
3 Dash Peychaud’s bitters
Crocodile Pineapple leave
Dehydrated Magnolia leave
Small red flowers
Shake and strain over crush ice in a low ball glass, no stirrers to keep the world clean!