Cocktails with a Curator: Bellini's 'St. Francis in the Desert'

April 10, 2020

In the first episode of "Cocktails with a Curator," Xavier F. Salomon, Peter Jay Sharp Chief Curator, hosts us for happy hour at his apartment. The subject of tonight's presentation is the Frick's beloved painting St. Francis in the Desert by Giovanni Bellini, and the complementary cocktail is the Manhattan.

Cocktail Recipe
Xavier's Manhattan
1/2 Italian Vermouth
1/2 Bourbon
Stir well and strain into a cocktail glass
Maraschino cherry

Audiences under 21 are encouraged to join with a non-alcoholic drink.

Mocktail Recipe
1/4 tsp Lemon Juice
1/4 cup Cranberry Juice
1/2 tsp Cherry Juice
1/4 cup Orange Juice
2 dashes Orange Bitters




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