La Poire des Benedictines

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Serve in a

Coupe glass

Photographed in a

Waterford Mixology Coupe Clear

Garnish:

Pear wedge speared with cube of Roquefort cheese

How to make:

STIR all ingredients with ice and strain into chilled glass.

3/4 fl oz Poire William eau-de-vie
3/4 fl oz Bénédictine D.O.M.
3/4 fl oz Rémy Martin 1738 Cognac
1/3 fl oz Chilled water (omit if using wet ice)
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Review:

Pear and cognac are a match made in heaven. Bénédictine adds honeyed sweetness and herbal complexity to this after-dinner cocktail.

History:

Adapted from a drink promoted by Grey Goose in 2013 and originally using their La Poire vodka.

Nutrition:

One serving of La Poire des Benedictines contains 193 calories.

Alcohol content:

  • 1.7 standard drinks
  • 30.26% alc./vol. (60.52° proof)
  • 23.5 grams of pure alcohol
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