Catalyst's New Cocktail Menu Channels Tom Waits and Greek Philosophers

After a few drinks, you too might sound like Tom Waits.

In an era where most cocktails are named after sex acts or annoying celebrities, here's a welcome change: Catalyst's new cocktail list is inspired by Tom Waits and dead Greek guys. Coffee and Cigarettes, a mix of Balcones Brimstone, Overholt Rye, Meletti, Fernet, Bitters, and Harpoon Triunfo Porter, was inspired by the Tom Waits movie (it's also a favorite breakfast treat of sommelier Jason Kilgore.) The Torch of Heraclitus, meanwhile, is named for an ancient Greek philosopher who loved fire. See the new, full cocktail list ahead!

Aged Negroni
Ransom Old Tom Gin, Barrel-aged Campari, Carpano

Gosling's Black, Falernum, Pimento Dram, Lime, Bitters

Bee's Knees
Beefeater, Bergamot, Honey

Coffee and Cigarettes
Balcones Brimstone, Overholt Rye, Meletti, Fernet, Bitters, Harpoon Triunfo Porter

Dr. J
Ketel O, Meletti, Benedictine, Pineapple, Lemon

The Final Word
Overholt Rye, Chartreuse, Maraschino, Lemon

Aged Genever, Vermouth, Maraschino, Orange Bitters

Milk Punch
A little something sweet...please inquire

The Old Man and the Sea
Agua Libre Rum, Grapefruit, Lime, Maraschino, Bitters

Square One Cucumber, Lime, Basil, Cilantro, Siracha

Tobago Sour
House Bitters, Falernum, Lemon, Talisker

Tom Bollock's Champagne Cup
Brandy, Yellow Chartreuse, Curacao, Prosecco

The Torch of Heraclitus
Balcones Brimstone, Pimm's No.1, Suze, Lillet Rose, Bergamot, Ginger

Overholt Rye, Fernet, House Bitters

The Undecided
Bartender’s Choice - Trust Us

Your Last Night Alone
Hendricks, Cucumber, St. Germain, Rose