Choke and Smoke

Bitter, aggressive, saline, not for everyone, but delicious
1 12 oz Cynar (not using Cynar 70)
1 12 oz Islands Scotch, Talisker
1 pn Kosher Salt
4   Orange peel
1 bsp Brown sugar cordial
Reserve 1 peel. Add all other ingredients to mixing glass with ice & other 3 peels. Stir & strain over big rock in double old fashioned glass. Garnish with remaining peel.
Inspired by the Smoking Gun cocktail.