Serve in aCoupe glass
Orange zest twist
How to make:
STIR all ingredients with ice and strain into chilled glass.
|1 1/2 fl oz||Cognac|
|3/4 fl oz||Stone's Original Green Ginger Wine|
|1/2 fl oz||Bénédictine D.O.M.|
|1 1/4 fl oz||Claret red wine|
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Based on cognac and named after one of the three wise men, this cocktail uses three spices – ginger, cloves and saffron (in the Bénédictine) and a good dash of red wine (after all, in later life the baby they visited reputedly turned water into wine).
A Christmas cocktail named after one of the three wise men created in 2011 by yours truly (Simon Difford) at the Cabinet Room, London, England.
There are approximately 216 calories in one serving of Melchior.