• Night Bird, A Boulevardier Riff

    1 month ago - By Imbibe Magazine

    “This nightcap plays with the unbeatable aromatic combination of sage and Averna, lightened up by the addition of cucumber,” says Proof bartender Karli Sandos of this Boulevardier riff.
    1½ oz. rye whiskey
    ½ oz. Averna
    ½ oz. sweet vermouth 2 dashes sage tincture 3 cucumber slices
    Tools: mixing glass, muddler, barspoon, strainer, fine strainer
    Glass: coupe
    Garnish: disciplined sage leaf
    In a mixing glass, muddle the cucumber slices. Add the remaining ingredients with ice and stir. Double strain into chilled coupe and garnish.
    Sage Tincture: Chiffonade 12 sage leaves and add to 1 cup of...
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