Orange zest twist
How to make:
SHAKE all ingredients with ice and strain into chilled glass.
|2 fl oz
|Patrón Silver blanco tequila
|1 fl oz
|Bittersweet orange-red aperitivo
|1/2 fl oz
|Lime juice (freshly squeezed)
|1/6 fl oz
|Orange juice (freshly squeezed)
|Orange Bitters by Angostura
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I tried this dry, bittersweet, apertivo cocktail with blanco and then reposado tequilas to discover how much better it is with the more youthful tequila.
Urban myth has it, backed up by reports in mainstream media in 2023, that this cocktail features on a business card printed with only the recipe and a photograph of the lurid orange drink presented to bartenders in Los Angeles, presumably by Johnny himself, accompanied by the request, "Make this if you can."
One serving of Johnny's Dream contains 206 calories.