The Commandant

from Death & Co

  • 1.5 ounces Perry's Tot Navy-Strength Gin
  • .5 ounce Kronan Swedish Punsch
  • .25 ounce Velvet Falernum
  • .75 ounce Lime Juice
  • .5 ounce Coco Lopez
  • 1 small, fresh leaf of Kaffir Lime
  • Wheel of Lime (Garnish)

Short shake all the ingredients with 3 ice cubes, then strain into a coconut mug filled with crushed ice. Garnish with the lime wheel and serve with a straw.

TYSON BUHLER, 2013 Kaffir lime is a great way to add brightness to summer cocktails. The gin in this drink was named after Matthew Perry—not the actor, but the original commandant of the Brooklyn Navy Yard from 1841 to 1843.—TB