It could have been named for the Jaqueminot Rose variety, the famous Hit-man Jack Rose, the mafia informer Jack Rose, the bartender Jack Rose, or just the colour of the cocktail, rose, with the main spirit, applejack.

It first appears in print in 1905 where it is credited to bartender Frank “Jack Rose” May in New Jersey.

  • Applejack
  • Lime
  • House Grenadine

In 1905, Albert Einstein introduced his theory of relativity.