Death In The Afternoon

Death In The Afternoon - Champagne Cocktail
Death In The Afternoon Cocktail

Base Spirit: Absinthe

Type: Classics

Served: Neat/Up

Strength: Strong

Difficulty: Simple

Flavor Profile: Bubbly

About the Death In The Afternoon Cocktail

Champion drinker (and author) Ernest Hemingway claimed to have invented Death in the Afternoon, a combo of absinthe and Champagne, himself.

Ingredients in the Death In The Afternoon Cocktail

  • 1.5 oz Absinthe
  • 4.5 oz Champagne, chilled

Glass: Champagne flute or coupe

How to make the Death In The Afternoon Cocktail

Pour the absinthe into a Champagne flute or coupe. Top with the Champagne.

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