Tuesday, August 16, 2016

The Common Good

Common Good:  In philosophy, economics, and politics, the common good is a term of art, referring to what is shared and beneficial for all members of a community.  Tonight, we're applying this term to cocktails.  Here's to the common good (and to delicious, spirit-driven cocktails)...cheers.

The Common Good
glass - frozen coupe
method- stir and strain
aromatic garnish - lemon peel oil expressed over the surface of drink; discard peel
2 oz. Common Good Spirits Blend*
.75 oz. Rothman & Winter Orchard Apricot Liqueur
1 bar spoon Navaro Verjus 
1 healthy dash Angostura Bitters

*Common Good Spirits Blend = 16 oz. Barsol Quebranta Pisco +  8 oz. Barbancourt Rhum Blanc + 8 oz. Boulard Calvados VSOP.  Mix thoroughly and pour into a liter-sized glass bottle.

Sip. Savor. Repeat.

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