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Cocktail Time: New Fall Cocktails at Grand Army Are the Catís Meow

October 13, 2021, 6:22.52 pm ET

13 new fall cocktails at Grand Army in Boerum Hill are paying homage to some the world’s most famous cats, including several pop culture sensations.  The drinks created by Robby Dow (beverage director) and Ally Marrone (head bartender) include autumnal takes on spritzes, pisco punches, old fashioneds, martinis, negronis and even a fall-inspired colada.  Here are some of them:

Grand Army, Brooklyn, Fall Cocktails, Astrocat
Photos: Max Flatow                                                                                    

The Astrocat (Felicette, the first cat in space), is made with blended scotch, passionfruit, guava, lemon, pineapple, and absinthe. 

Grand Army, Brooklyn, Fall Cocktails, Meredith Grey

Meredith Grey (Taylor Swift’s cat) blends vodka, lemon, grapefruit, pink peppercorn, apricot,  and soda.

Grand Army, Brooklyn, Fall Cocktails, Lil Bud

Lil’ Bub, Delilah Mercury (Freddie Mercury’s beloved cat), is a mix of blanco tequila, suze, yuzu kosho, bird’s eye chili, and lime.

Grand Army, Brooklyn, Fall Cocktails, Mr. Bigglesworth

Mr. Bigglesworth (Austin Powers star) is a frozen pumpkin spice latte with aged cachaca and bajan rum

Grand Army, Brooklyn, Fall Cocktails, Towser the Mouser

And Towser the Mouser (28,899 mice) is made with Irish whiskey, speyside single malt, amontillado, vermouth, walnut, and drambuie  

Grand Army is celebrating the new menu by commissioning several local artists to create custom cat artwork for the bar. A Garfield-adorned toilet seat by @garfieldfrommemory has also been installed.

Grand Army Bar is located at 336 State Street, Brooklyn, NY

For more information, visit www.grandarmybar.com