• Queen elizabeth cocktail

    13 days ago - By Cocktail Virgin Slut

    1/2 Gin 1/4 Cointreau 1/4 Lemon Juice
    1 dash Absinthe
    Shake with ice and strain into a cocktail glass. Two Mondays ago, I opened up my copy of the 1930 Savoy Cocktail Book and landed upon the Queen Elizabeth Cocktail that was different from the aperitif-y Queen Elizabeth already on the blog. This one was more akin to a Chelsea Sidecar with absinthe or perhaps a Corpse Reviver 2 with extra gin instead of Lillet, so I was game. In the glass, the drink provided a pine, orange, and anise bouquet to the nose. Next, lemon and orange notes swirled on the sip, and the swallow came through with...
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