Serve in aCoupe glass
Luxardo Maraschino cherry
How to make:
SHAKE all ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.
|1 1/2 fl oz||Ketel One Vodka|
|3/4 fl oz||Cherry Heering cherry brandy liqueur|
|1/4 fl oz||Kirschwasser (cherry) eau-de-vie|
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Sweet brandy meets dry cherry eau-de-vie in this serious vodka-laced cocktail. Contemporary bartenders may prefer to stir this cocktail but it's classically shaken and all the better for it.
Believed to be the first vodka cocktail to appear in print, this first appears in a 1911 book, Beverages de Luxe, published in Louisville, USA. It is thought to originally come from the St. Charles Hotel in New Orleans, USA.
RUSSIAN COCKTAILBeveages de Luxe, 1911
A drink which is in the last year much appreciated in the Northern Part of Europe, and is lately introduced here, where it has proven to be appreciated by connoisseurs.
Two-fifths Ruhinoy (a Russian cherry cordial made of cherry stones).
Frappe and strained.
This drink is very strong).
One serving of Russian Cocktail contains 193 calories.