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Cocktails for a Cause

Posted at 11:59 AM, Aug 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-29 12:59:56-04

Terra James-Jura made Gray & Dudley’s September "cocktail for a cause" , and another cocktail recipe from their fall menu. (see recipes below) Gray & Dudley is offering a “cocktail for a cause” each month benefiting a different local charity or non-profit. September’s "Black Manhattan" cocktail will benefit the Nashville Public Library. Gray & Dudley is located in Downtown Nashville inside the 21c Museum Hotel, 221 2nd Ave N, Nashville, TN 37201. The bar and lounge are open daily, from 4pm-12am Sunday-Thursday, and 4pm-1am Friday-Saturday. For more information, visit


1 oz Del Maguey Vida Mezcal

1/2 oz Smith and Cross Rum

1 barspoon Ancho Verde

1 oz pumpkin purée

1 oz Coco Lopez

1/2 oz lemon juice

¼ oz Demerara syrup

2 dashes Angostura bitters

Shake, strain over ice into a rocks glass and top with grated nutmeg.


1.5 ounces Old Forester Signature 100 proof Bourbon
.5 ounces Averna Amaro
2 dashes Angostura Bitters

Stir ingredients and strain over a large ice cube in an Old Fashioned glass. Garnish with a lemon peel.