Serve in anOld-fashioned glass
Luxardo Maraschino cherry
How to make:
PLACE lemon zest and mint in shaker. Add other ingredients, SHAKE with ice and fine strain into ice-filled glass.
|1 fresh||Lemon peel|
|8 fresh||Mint leaves|
|1 fl oz||Rémy Martin 1738 Cognac|
|1 fl oz||Tawny port|
|1/4 fl oz||Luxardo Maraschino liqueur|
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Mint, cognac, port, lemon and maraschino - all subtly contribute to this Cuban take on Mexico.
Recipe adapted from a 1937 Bar Florida (later renamed Floridita) menu, Havana, Cuba.
The contentious history of the Julep, along with its variants can be found on our page.
- 1.2 standard drinks
- 24.37% alc./vol. (48.74° proof)
- 16.5 grams of pure alcohol
Difford's Guide remains free-to-use thanks to the support of the brands in green above. Values stated for alcohol and calorie content, and number of drinks an ingredient makes should be considered approximate.
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