Serve in aCoupe glass
Apricot slice on rim
How to make:
STIR all ingredients with ice and strain into chilled glass.
|1 1/2 fl oz||Rutte Dry Gin|
|3/4 fl oz||Avallen Calvados|
|3/4 fl oz||Giffard Abricot du Roussillon liqueur|
|1⁄3 wedge||Chilled water|
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Apricot fortified by gin and apple brandy. Craddock's 1930 recipe calls for this cocktail to be shaken rather than stirred, indeed it's a cocktail that benefits from a little dilution, hence the addition of water.
Adapted from a recipe in Harry Craddock's 1930 The Savoy Cocktail Book.
There are approximately 204 calories in one serving of Empire Cocktail.