3:20 in the Morning

34 oz Scotch (I used Compass Box's Great King Street)
34 oz Apple brandy (I used Laird's Bonded)
34 oz Drambuie
34 oz Cynar
34 oz Lemon juice
14 oz Honey syrup (1:1)
1 twst Lemon peel (As garnish for oils only)
Shake with ice and strain into a single Old Fashioned glass. Garnish with lemon oil from a twist.
The Michigander (the inspiration) is apple brandy, Cynar, honey syrup, and lemon.
I was inspired by Jason Schiffer's Michigander, and I decided to expand on the drink in honor of our Drambuie rep. For a name, I paid tribute to the bar that Jason works at -- 320 Main in Seal Beach, California -- as well as the rap song 4 in the Morning. It was actually close to 3:20 pm when our Drambuie rep stopped in for a drink a few days later during one of my day shifts.
With permission from Tara Feely, 2013.
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