This week on Alcohollywood, we take a look at a critically-acclaimed blast from the past, as Jared and Clint talk about the Otto Preminger murder-mystery Laura. Check out our custom drink and rules, while the hosts tackle the atmosphere of film noir, 1940s fashion sense, and more!
THIS EPISODE’S DRINK: The Face in the Misty Light
1 part St. Germain Elderflower Liqueur
2 parts whole vanilla bean-infused vodka
1 part sparkling rosé
dash of Bittercube “Blackstrap” spiced bitters
Stir St. Germain, vanilla vodka and spiced bitters w/ice. Strain into martini glass. Top with rosé.
DRINKING RULES FOR LAURA:
- Whenever someone says “Laura”
- Any time someone opens a door
- Every time someone (successfully) smokes
FINISH YOUR DRINK WHEN:
Waldo Lydecker (Clifton Webb) says “Goodbye, Laura.”
Next week, the hosts will tackle their very first Alcohollywood Faceoff, with the 1997 science-fiction film Starship Troopers. Jared hates it, Clint loves it – find out who wins the debate next week!