Halloween: Day 3

Penny Dreadful S1E5

Exposition time! In which the most horrifying thing is not the supernatural goings-on, but what passes for mental health care in 19th century England.

Penny Dreadful S1E6

Billie Piper’s Irish accent is a few steps closer to dying of tuberculosis.

Corpse Reviver #2

The classic version of this cocktail calls for shaking equal parts gin, Lillet blanc, Cointreau, and lemon juice with a tiny dash of absinthe. I prefer 1 oz gin, 1 oz Cocchi Americano, 0.5 oz New Holland Clockwork orange, 0.5 oz lemon juice, and a heavy hand with the absinthe.