1 oz Cynar
1/2 oz Cocchi Americano
1 dash Scrappy's Celery Bitters
Stir with ice and strain into a rocks glass rinsed with Caol Ila 12 Year Scotch. Twist a lemon peel over the top.
For my second drink at Rendezvous, I wanted what Scott Holliday had made for Andrea as her first round; indeed, a few sips were not enough. The drink was called the Gloamin Dwines which is Scottish for "declining twilight"; perhaps this implies that the violet hour is leaving and night is about to set in.
Polymorphous PerversityAndrea's second drink from Scott was a delightful apple cocktail full of savory and citrus notes that was perfect for the autumnal air.
• 2 oz Morin Selection Calvados
• 1/2 oz Yellow Chartreuse
• 1/2 oz Cocchi Americano
• 1 dash Angostura Orange Bitters
Stir with ice and strain into a cocktail glass. Twist a lemon peel over the top.