We don’t know for sure if this cocktail can raise the dead, but we can safely say that it will help revive your spirits. Lest you don’t have a copy of Harry Craddock’s The Savoy Cocktail Book (first published in 1930) on hand, we’d like to reveal the perfect mix:
2 cl Monkey 47
2 cl Cointreau
2 cl Cocchi Americano
2 cl lemon juice
1 dash absinthe
Combine all ingredients in a shaker over ice and shake 15 times. Double strain into a chilled coupette glass and garnish with a twist of orange.
This drink is not only popular with bar enthusiasts, it is also sure to leave an impression. In this spirit: Cheers!