28 Oct Cocktail: Jupiter #2
In Greek mythology, Jupiter is regarded as the king of gods, and the god of sky and thunder. So, let this cocktail be the king of global flavours, well balanced, and thunderous in its delivery.
1.00 oz Havana 3 YO White Rum
0.50 oz Campari
0.50 oz Green Chartreuse
0.75 oz Rose-Vanilla Flower Syrup*
0.75 oz Sudachi Japanese Lime Juice
2 dashes Bittered Sling Autumn Bog Cranberry Bitters
Add all ingredients to a shaker. Add ice, and shake vigorously for 10 seconds. Double strain into a double old fashioned glass, filled with crushed ice. Garnish with a fresh bush of mint.
*Rose-Vanilla Flower Syrup:
Add dried rose buds and one scraped vanilla bean to 1L of lightly simmering honey, and 1L of water, allow to steep at room temperature, covered, for 24 hours. Strain out the rosebuds, and add 2 drops of highest quality rose essential oil (pure, no carrier oils). Once cool, add to sterilized jars or bottles, with date labels, and store in the fridge for up to 5-7 days.