Serve in aCoupe glass
Lemon zest twist
How to make:
STIR honey with lemon juice in base of shaker until honey dissolves. Add other ingredients, SHAKE with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.
|2 spoon||Raw runny honey (preferably orange blossom)|
|3⁄4 fl oz||Freshly squeezed lemon juice|
|1 1⁄2 fl oz||Rutte Dry Gin|
|1⁄2 fl oz||Blood orange juice|
Fresh, clean and fruity with honeyed notes. Choose your honey wisely.
A long lost relation of the Bee's Knees revived thanks to Ted Haigh's 2004 book Vintage Spirits & Forgotten Cocktails. Although not classically called for, this is best made with blood orange juice. We've also knocked back the lemon juice by 25% from the original recipe.