Serve in aCoupe glass
How to make:
SHAKE first 6 ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass. Then use the back of a spoon to help FLOAT red wine over drink.
|2 1/2 fl oz||Rémy Martin 1738 Cognac|
|1/2 fl oz||Noilly Prat Extra Dry|
|1/2 fl oz||Giffard Menthe Pastille white crème de menthe|
|1/2 fl oz||Orange juice (freshly squeezed)|
|1/2 fl oz||Giffard Grenadine syrup|
|1/4 fl oz||Shiraz red wine|
|1/2 fl oz||Chilled water|
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Both fresh and refreshing. A subtle hint of peppermint gives zing to this cognac-based cocktail.
When served in a tall glass with crushed ice this is called an American Beauty Punch.
Adapted from a recipe in David A. Embury's 1948 The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks.
There are approximately 230 calories in one serving of American Beauty (by David Embury).