The Blackthorn Cocktail #2

1 12 oz Gin
12 oz Kirschwasser
34 oz Dubonnet Rouge
13 oz Sloe gin
2 ds Cherry Bitters
1   Cherry
1 twst Lemon peel
Add ingredients to mixing glass with ice, stir and strain into glass, garnish with cherry and lemon twist.
The Blackthorn Cocktail orrigionally did not call for sloe gin or cherry bitters but it certainly adds complexity and taste to the drink, hence the "#2".
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