Corpse Reviver No 1


Part of the Corpse Reviver family of cocktails, this drink gets less love than it’s more popular sibling, Corpse Reviver No. 2.  Revivers were intended as hair of the dog hangover cure and were popular in late 19th and early 20th century, but disappeared after prohibition era.  Unlike it’s sibling, Corpse Reviver No. 1 is a cognac based drink with stronger mixture of spirit. 




  • 1 ounce cognac
  • 1 ounce Calvados
  • 1/2 ounce sweet Vermouth

How to prepare The Corpse Reviver No. 1 Cocktail:

Pour all the ingredients into a shaker. Fill it up with ice and shake well.  Strain into a cocktail glass.