Flora Astoria

from PDT

  • 2 oz. Hendrick's Gin
  • .5 oz. Dolin Blanc Vermouth
  • .5 oz. Dolin Dry Vermouth
  • 1 barspoon John D. Taylor's Velvet Falernum
  • 4 dashes Lavender Tincture

Stir with ice and strain into a chilled coupe. Garnish with a sprig of dried lavender.

Lindsay Nader and Anne Robinson collaborated on this flowery spin on the classic Astoria cocktail, named after the annex added to the Old Waldorf hotel in 1897. —Lindsay Nader and Anne Robinson, Spring 2010