1 oz Amaro Lucano
1/4 oz Giffard Banane du Bresil
1/8 oz Yellow Chartreuse
3 dash Jerry Thomas Decanter Bitters
Stir with ice and strain into a coupe glass. Garnish with either a floated dried banana chip (others) or a pineapple wedge and paper parasol (here).
Going SouthThe other drink I had was Tad Carducci's Going South that combined grape, honey, and rum flavors to the rich amaro in a rather delightful nightcap or Rum Manhattan sort of way.
• 1 oz Diplomatico Reserva Rum
• 1 oz Amaro Lucano
• 1/4 oz Amontillado Sherry
• 1/4 oz Honey Syrup
• 2 dash Bittermens Burlesque Bitters
Stir with ice, strain into a rocks glass, fill with fresh ice, and garnish with a grapefruit twist.