1⁄2 oz Averna
1 twst Orange peel (flamed, as garnish)

Stir, strain, up, flame, garnish.


Riff on the Longshoreman, itself a riff on the Red Hook, itself a riff on the Brooklyn, itself a riff on the Manhattan.

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Created by
Abigail Deirdre Gullo, SoBou, New Orleans, Louisiana (USA)
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  • Nice drink - definitely worth putting in rotation. — ★★★★
  • Bourbony, but tasty. Used CioCiaro for Averna... — ★★★★★
  • Made with Evan Williams single-barrel (and, regrettably, a grapefruit twist). Smooth on the sip, bittersweet chocolate finish. — ★★★
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