Water Lily, Original
A gin that contains no sweetening agents; usually around 40% ABV. Try Monkey 47.
A liqueur made with natural and/or artifical violet flower flavoring and coloring, usually based with Brandy or a neutral spirit.
A brand of triple sec produced in France. It is drunk as an aperitif, degestif, and used in cocktails like the margarita; 40% ABV.
The most common fruit juice used in cocktails. This citrus juice is about 6% acid; pure citric acid. Lemon juice should be used the day it is squeezed, some like it freshly squeezed and others like it a few hours old.
An orange colored citrus fruit. Many types of orange make an appearance in cocktails. The peel and juice are equally valuable to diverse cocktails.
Shake with ice and strain into a chilled coupe. Garnish with an orange twist. #shake #straight
The original recipe from Richard Boccato, NYC, 2007.