So, here are the different namings or original inventions on the OUSFG list
(which, incidentally, showed considerable convergence with the Cambridge one:
the Bloody Tourist was invented by Jason Stevens, as was the Swamp Thing, the
latter being equally nasty with tomato juice & creme de menthe)
Collected by Tanaqui Weaver
" 'Rat-arsed' is an aesthetically pleasing set of phonemes" - Richard Stamper
(There now follows a short selection from experiments in the
- BLOODY HORRIBLE PUNCH (Richard Stamper)
4 large flasks (=4 gallons) Westons Clear cider. Similar quantity of fruit juice
(apparently shouldn't be pure orange, & 5-alive definitely not recommended)
4 bottles of vodka (4 x 75cl)
- Bonzai HI (Stuart Aston)
1 measure Midori,
1 measure vodka,
half measure gin,
pure orange juice, ice, a straw, slice of lemon.
- Seaweed (Matthew Brock)
1 measure Midori,
1 measure blue curacao,
1 measure gin,
1 measure tonic,
slice of lime,
green goldfish (olive? alive?: illegible & optional in any case).
- Rocket fuel (Dave Race & Stuart Aston)
1 measure vodka, a touch of soda,
1 measure gin, a slice of orange,
1 measure bacardi, ice,
1 measure cointreau,
1 measure dry vermouth,
1 measure tequila.
- Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster (Hugh Mascetti)
1 measure Polish spirit,
1 measure Bacardi,
1 measure Grand Marnier,
1 measure Noilly Prat (dry martini, if you must),
(deluxe version is doubled in volume with extra-dry champagne).
- Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster II (Lisa McShane)
2 measures Takori, 1 measure vodka, lemonade & lime cordial to fill.
- NOT SUGGESTED
Lab alcohol (the meths can be tricky):
a) is against the law
but b) doesn't give you a hangover.
- Pineapple Gin Comforter
1/3 glass gin, 1/3 glass Southern Comfort, 1/3 glass pineapple juice.
- Red Russian (Max O'Connor)
1/4 glass cherry brandy, 1/4 glass vodka, 1/2 glass lemonade.
- Porter's Punch (Becca)
Red wine, white wine, vodka, rum, fruit at random.
equal measures of: light rum, dark rum, medium rum,
vodka, blue curacao,
lemonade to capacity; ice is s u p e r f l u o u s!
- FOOLISHLY SUGGESTED (Ed Stuart & Ally)
Red wine & pernod (& standing well back from the drinker).
- Strohball (Tanaqui)
usual snowball with c.7 measures advocaat, dash of lime & fill up
BUT add stroh (80% VOL Austrian Rum).
Oh, a slice of lemon & a cherry, I guess.
- ONE LINERS
- Campari-gin-soda (Melissa)
- Gin & Cider (Chris H.)
- Creme de cacao & double Grand marnier (Anne-Marie)
- Blue curacao & coke (Anne-Marie)
- Cuffy's Special
curacao-pernod-splash of blackcurrant.
- Diane Duane's Transatlantic Recipes
- B-52 Bomber
Pour over a spoon: dark creme de cacao, Grand Marnier, Bailey's, 1" cream on top.
- Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster (I make that, hic, three -ed.)
Galliano, Peppermint schnapps, Russian pepper vodka (limeade & lemon)
- Rum Punch (Neal Tringham)
1 measure sour (lime juice/Rose's cordial),
2 measure sweet (sugar in water),
3 measure strong (Barbados rum),
4 measure weak (crushed ice), & Angostura bitters, fruit
- Sunrise (Stuart Aston): it's the next thing you'll see after this
2 measures Midori,
1 measure vodka,
2 measure Southern Comfort,
3 measure 7-Up,
top up with orange juice.
- Joan's Downfall
equal measures Southern Comfort & vodka,
equal quantities of lemonage/orange juice to top up.
- LOONY LIBERTARIAN (Tanaqui, the only time she was ever really drunk)
2 measures Parfait Amour,
3 measures vodka,
3 measures Southern Comfort,
1/2 " Cinzano,
dash of port to turn the purple Parfait Amour a deep, threatening red.
Fill a pint glass & consume interspersed with dry cider & pure vodka.
- Blue Grolsch (Pwyll ap Sion)
1 bottle grolsch, 1-2 measures blue curacao.
- Flatline (Matt Bishop)
1/2 pint cider, half pint lager, 2 aspirin.
- Purple Hangover
as above, plus blackcurrant (& if you're really silly, Pernod, too).
2 vodka, 2 bacardi, 2 advocaat,
1 creme de menthe, 1 cointreau, 1 blue bols,
4 fresh single cream,
top up to 1 pint with very fizzy lemonade.
- Mad Russian
vodka put thro Soda Stream.
and nothing whatever to do with
brandy, kahlua, cinnamon, cream.
- Banana Bliss
bacardi, banana, cream, orange juice, angostura.
- Fluffy Duck
gin, advocaat, cointreau, orange juice, soda.
tequila, blue curacao, creme de cacao, cream.
southern comfort, vodka, orange juice, ginger ale.
- Queen Ann
southern comfort, vodka, orange juice, galliano, lemonade.
- Run Run
amontillado, creame de cacao, cream, grenadine.
- Velvet Hammer
>Cointreau, tia maria, cream.