Old Friend

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Ingredients

Barware

Coupe glass
Measuring jigger
Shaker
Strainer
Fine sieve

Flavour Profile

Gentle
Boozy
Sweet
Sour

Nutrition

There are approximately 127 calories in one serving of Old Friend.

Times, Seasons & Occasions

Bartender

Old Friend image

Serve in a

Coupe glass

Garnish:

Grapefruit zest twist

How to make:

SHAKE all ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.

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Rutte Dry Gin
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Freshly squeezed pink grapefruit juice
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Campari Bitter
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St Germain Elderflower Liqueur

Comment:

Tart, dry and lightly bitter, but with just enough underlying sweetness to stroke the palate and make another sip so very desirable – a complex, bittersweet taste sensation. Brilliant as an aperitif on a hot summer’s evening.

About:

Adapted from a recipe created by Jim Meehan in 2012 for the cocktail menu at Chef’s Club in Aspen, Colorado.

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