Tips from “The Cocktail Chemist” - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Better Beverages

Tips from “The Cocktail Chemist”

Posted: Updated:

Dimitrios Zahariadis is showing us how to make some tropical cocktails just in time for the warm weather!  You’ll find Dimitrios at the new Anchor Spa located at 272 College Street in New Haven, click the link on the video for more.


Inspired by Port of Piraeus, Greece

2 oz Metaxa 5 Star Brandy

.5 oz Rapa Giovanni Black Cherry liqueur

.75 oz fresh lemon juice

.75 oz thyme infused honey

2 dashes fee brothers old fashioned bitters

"Decisions, Decisions"

Inspired by Port of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

2 oz Strawberry Infused Cachaca

.5 oz Aperol

.5 House made Orgeat

.5  oz fresh lime

1 oz pineapple


Inspired by the Port of Santo Tomas de Castillia, Guatemala

2 oz Zacapa Rum

.25 oz Giffard Banana Liqueur

.25 oz Demerara syrup

2 dashes chocolate bitters

2d ashes coffee bitters