About the Brian Boru Cocktail
Appreciate vodka in a whole new light with this complex cherry-lemon-tea concoction.
Ingredients in the Brian Boru Cocktail
- 2 oz Green Tea-Infused Boru Vodka*
- 1 oz Fresh lemon juice
- .5 oz Celtic Honey Liqueur
- .5 oz Cherry Heering
- .25 oz Lemon sherbet
- 5 dashes Pernod Absinthe
- 3 dashes Chamomile Tincture**
How to make the Brian Boru Cocktail
Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into a highball glass filled with fresh ice. Garnish with freshly grated nutmeg.
*Green Tea-Infused Boru Vodka
- 2 Green tea bags
- 1 (750-mL) bottle Boru Vodka
Add the tea bags to the vodka and let infuse for 15 minutes. Remove the bags (without squeezing) and discard them.
- 8 oz Everclear or other high-proof grain alcohol
- 2 oz Chamomile flowers
- 8 oz Water
Combine the Everclear and chamomile flowers in a small jar and let stand for 3 days. Strain out the flowers and stir in the water. Store in a bottle with a dasher top.