Gallery: First Look: Cocktails at The Bent Brick, Portland OR

The Stranger
The Stranger

An updated whiskey sour with Elijah Craig Bourbon, housemade sarsaparilla, Montinore Estate verjus, and angelica liqueur.

Slabtown Sour
Slabtown Sour

My personal favorite—Deco Ginger rum, lemon, pineapple gum syrup, and housemade allspice dram.

Sangria
Sangria

The house rosé is mixed with orange liqueur, bitters, and the fresh fruit of the moment—here, gooseberries and strawberries.

G & Tea
G & Tea

Voyager gin, housemade chamomile tonic.

Rise to the Occasion
Rise to the Occasion

Laird's apple brandy, Elijah Craig bourbon, Vya vermouth, Qi black tea liqueur, Peychaud's. Mellow, smoky, and just intense enough.

Sovereign Remedy
Sovereign Remedy

Deco Silver rum, B.G. Reynold's falernum, Herbsaint, Cock & Bull ginger beer.

Beginning of the End
Beginning of the End

Overholt rye, strawberry-sage shrub, Rainier cherry purée, pecan praline liqueur.

No proof
No proof

Robinson doesn't overlook non-alcoholic options. Here, he blends cranberry juice with verjus, soda, and a clove/allspice/vanilla syrup for a complex and earthy refresher.

Lakeside
Lakeside

We could drink this one all day (you guess where): housemade rhubarb liqueur, Montinore verjus, vodka, and elderflower liqueur.

Drifting Along
Drifting Along

Martin Ryan vodka, Ransom Old Tom gin, pine liqueur, and orange bitters. Smooth and herbal, a great drink for martini lovers.