Old Comiskey Drink Mixes New Orleans has been the place where America goes to "pass a good time" since early in the nineteenth century. A long time ago, Old Jim Comiskey, a famous barman from the Mid-City district, developed a line of cocktail mixers over many years of trial and error. National Fruit Flavor Company continues to produce these recipes under the Old Comiskey" label for retail and bar supply markets, including famous restaurants and bars in the French Quarter.