The Vervet

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Serve in a

Nick & Nora glass

Garnish:

Float single coffee bean

How to make:

SHAKE first 5 ingredients with ice and strain into chilled glass. Carefully POUR coffee liqueur into centre of the cocktail (it should sink to create a dark layer at the bottom of the cocktail).

5/6 fl oz Monkey 47 gin
1/3 fl oz Dutch Cacao white crème de cacao
1/2 fl oz Lillet Blanc (or other aromatized wine)
1/4 fl oz Giffard Banane du Brésil liqueur
1/6 fl oz Lemon juice (freshly squeezed)
1/12 fl oz Galliano Espresso Coffee liqueur
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History:

The Vervet is a species of monkey with a white body and a black head and this served as an inspiration for this layered, faintly coffee and banana influenced riff on a 20th Century cocktail. Fittingly, this cocktail finishes with enlivening coffee.

Nutrition:

One serving of The Vervet contains 80 calories.

Alcohol content:

  • 1.1 standard drinks
  • 24.07% alc./vol. (48.14° proof)
  • 15.6 grams of pure alcohol
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