.75 oz. Monkey 47 Gin,
.75 oz. Fresh Lemon Juice,
.75 oz. Oleo Saccharum Syrup*,
top with Piper-Heidsieck Rose.
Last Night’s Lipstick
Logan Ronkainen /// Trattoria Il Mulino /// NYC
*Oleo Saccharum: 1 qt granulated Sugar, 1 qt Hot Water, peels of 6 lemons, peels of 4 oranges /// Muddle peels into sugar and let sit for an hour /// Add hot water just to dissolve sugar then strain immediately /// Bottle and chill syrup.
This cocktail is named after a beautiful young lady at my bar who claims last night’s lipstick always has a story to tell.