The Sazerac Cocktail | In this How to make a Sazerac cocktail video we’ll show you the classic cocktail recipe for the Sazerac cocktail and as we do at Barprints, give you a new spin on the classic cocktail we know you and your guests will absolutely love! We’ll answer the question of whether you should make a cognac Sazerac or rye Sazerac recipe (hope this settles the question of cognac vs whiskey for good). You’ll be able to decide for yourself if this is your favorite absinthe cocktail, or more accurately if its one of your favorite cocktails with absinthe. What had the Mad Men drinking this over other rye whiskey cocktails? You’ll learn a great substitution to using Peychaud’s bitters to make your Sazerac a bit more unique. Ultimately, whether you’re looking for cocktails with cognac, cocktails with bourbon, or just classic cocktail recipes, any of the “Mad Men cocktails” are cool cocktail recipes the are cool cocktails to make at home.