1 oz Applejack
3⁄4 oz Herbal liqueur, Green Chartreuse
3⁄4 oz Sweet vermouth
1⁄2 oz Amaro Nonino
1⁄2 oz Islay Scotch (As float)

Stir, strain, one big rock, float.

Cocktail summary
Created by
Badmellow, reddit
Ca 2020
Is of
unknown authenticity
4 stars
3.5 stars
(8 ratings)
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  • I preferred the modified version without the Scotch float. — ★★★
  • Swap the proportions for the Chartreuse and Nonino, and try it without the scotch float. — ★★★★
  • Found myself eager to get through the float to the other flavors.
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This has a lot in common with Sother Teague's C.I.A. I really enjoyed it tonight. I agree with the other comment, and I think I would swap the proportions of the Chartreuse and the Nonino, and I'm not sure the Islay float is doing enough. Even so, this is definitely going onto my list.