Heering Flip

2 oz Cherry Liqueur, Cherry Heering
12 oz Bitters, Bittermens Xocolatl Mole (fat)
1   Whole egg
1 pn Salt
3 dr Bitters, Bittermens Xocolatl Mole (as garnish)
Dry shake, shake with ice, strain, low-ball, ice chunk, garnish 3 drops bitters
The Beta Cocktails version has no salt and no garnish.
From other users
  • Good, rich. I think an ounce or two of stout might improve it. — ☆☆☆


Zachary Pearson's picture

So why not try something from

So why not try something from Beta Cocktails - it's seasonally appropriate, I adore the bitters, and the raw egg's just a bonus. Made with Luxardo's Sangue Morlacco (it was either that or Maurin Quina, and I didn't want to pile on the bitterness).

So, on the obvious side, the bitters drive the drink. and the cherry is a nice counterweight and again, an obvious pair for the chocolatey bitters. Weirdly enough, it's a bit on the simple side, but well thought out. I think round 2 with this will be adding 1/4 oz of Lemon Hart 151 and a Luxardo cherry or 2 garnish (to reinforce the cherry flavor between sips).