A brand of triple sec produced in France. It is drunk as an aperitif, degestif, and used in cocktails like the margarita; 40% ABV.
A distilled beverage composed primarily of water and ethanol, sometimes with traces of impurities and flavorings. It can be made from grain, potatoes, rice, beans, beets, fruit or even wood; 40% ABV.
A light French quinquina aperitif wine produced from 85% Bordeaux semillon wines and 15% macerated liqueurs.
An orange colored citrus fruit. Many types of orange make an appearance in cocktails. The peel and juice are equally valuable to diverse cocktails.
Rinse a cocktail glass with Cointreau and throw out excess. in a mixing glass filled with ice, combine vodka and Lillet and stir until chilled. Strain into the glass and garnish with an orange peel. #stir #straight
Adapted from Julie Reiner, Flatiron Lounge, NYC.