The Ocho Watchman

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Discerning Drinkers (5 ratings)

Serve in a

Nick & Nora glass

Garnish:

Grapefruit zest twist

How to make:

STIR all ingredients with ice and strain into chilled glass.

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Review:

A dry aperitivo style cocktail in which the aged rum shines through with Cynar adding bittersweet complexity.

History:

Created for Bacardí Legacy 2017 by Matthew Boyle at Field Guide & The Clever Barkeep Ltd, Halifax, Canada

This cocktail is a homage to the late Leonard Cohen, who passed away in Canada in 2016. His hit 'First We Take Manhattan' inspired me as this cocktail is a play on the 'Manhattan' & 'El Presidente.'

"In the second stanza of the song, Cohen sings 'and then we take Berlin!' This cocktail showcases Cohen, Canada and the iconic Bacardí Gran Reserva 8 Años rum in its purest form; stirred and spirit forward.

Matthew Boyle, 2017

Nutrition:

One serving of The Ocho Watchman contains 196 calories.

Alcohol content:

  • 1.6 standard drinks
  • 25.64% alc./vol. (51.28° proof)
  • 22 grams of pure alcohol
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