Botany Of Desire

from Death & Co

  • 1.5 ounces Bruichladdich Botanist Gin
  • .5 ounce Busnel VSOP Calvados
  • .25 ounce Élixir Combier
  • 1.5 ounces Fusion Verjus Blanc
  • .5 teaspoon Rich Cane Sugar Syrup
  • 1 dash House Orange Bitters
  • Fan of Apple (Garnish)

Stir all the ingredients over ice, then strain into a Nick & Nora glass. Garnish with the apple fan.

BRAD FARRAN, 2013 This drink was inspired by Botanist gin from Scotland, which is nuanced and difficult to mix with, so I paired it with other lighter flavors, including a verjus from Napa Valley, that wouldn't eclipse the gin.—BF