Tag Archives: Chartreuse

Alaska

from the bartender’s bible.

2 ounces gin
1/2 ounce chartreuse
1 dash orange bitters

Shake over ice.

point of no return

I discovered this one at the Mistral Kitchen, in downtown Seattle. The honey adds a delicious complexity.

3 oz gin
¼ oz charteuse
1 ¼ oz lime
½ oz simple syrup
½ oz honey syrup

combine in shaker over ice, strain into cocktail glass.

To make the honey syrup: combine ½ honey and ½ water. Bring to boil while stirring, and cool.

bourbon word

The Last Word is one of my favorites. I wondered how bourbon would change the drink. This is the delicious result.

1 oz bourbon
1 oz luxardo maraschino
1 oz chartreuse
1 oz lemon juice

combine in shaker over ice, strain into cocktail glass.

bijou

2 oz gin
½ oz sweet vermouth
½ oz chartreuse
two dashes orange bitters

combine in shaker over ice, strain into cocktail glass.

emerald city daquiri

I discovered this one at Barrio, on Capitol Hill in Seattle.

2 oz rum
½ oz chartreuse
1 oz lime juice
½ oz simple syrup

combine in shaker over ice, strain into cocktail glass.

the gypsy

A drink that’ll cause your parents to fret.

1½ oz gin
¾ oz st. germain
½ oz chartreuse
½ oz lime juice

Combine in a shaker over ice, and strain into a cocktail glass.