The Last Word

Last Word Cocktail | Prohibition-Era Cocktail
The Last Word Cocktail

Base Spirit: Gin, Liqueurs

Type: Classics

Served: Neat/Up

Preparation: Shaken

Strength: Strong

Difficulty: Medium

Flavor Profile: Sour, Spirit-forward, Sweet

About The Last Word Cocktail

This complex, herbal cocktail will win any argument.

Ingredients in The Last Word Cocktail

  • .75 oz Gin
  • .75 oz Maraschino liqueur
  • .75 oz Green Chartreuse
  • .75 oz Fresh lime juice

Glass: Cocktail

How to make The Last Word Cocktail

Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake, and double-strain into a chilled cocktail glass.

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  1. Matt Wencl says

    I don’t think that picture is depicting an actual Last Word. The drink is a pale green color, derived from the green chartreuse. I’ve made them several times myself, from this recipe. Here’s one:

    and another, on my own blog, scroll to the bottom of the entry:

    A delicious, refreshing drink.

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