Brookline's Fernando Figueroa concocts his famous "Fernando."
Muirfield Village has its famous milkshakes. Pine Valley its signature snapper soup. Olympic Club its burger dogs. Augusta National its pimento cheese sandwiches.
The Country Club has its “Fernando.”
Clubs are always searching for something distinctive that stands out with its members and guests as such a favorite that it becomes a fixture. Some foods or beverages evolve into staples that no visit to these clubs would be complete without partaking in its iconic menu item. On rare occasions, something becomes so identifiable that it takes on the name of its creator. For instance, everyone knows that iced tea mixed with lemonade is an “Arnold Palmer.”
Another famous drink of which you may have heard
Arnold Palmer, of course, is a celebrity brand name recognized the world over. Fernando Figueroa, however, isn’t famous beyond the campus of The Country Club at Brookline, Massachusetts. But his name will be re...
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