1 1⁄2 oz Mezcal
1⁄2 oz Campari
1⁄2 oz Sloe gin
1⁄4 oz Crème de Cacao, Tempus Fugit
Instructions

Stir, strain, up or one big rock, optional lemon twist.

History

For MxMo LXXV: Flip Flop!, a descendant of the Transatlantic Giant substituting mezcal for bourbon, Campari for Cynar, and a teaspoon of mole bitters for both a portion of crème de cacao and three dashes of Angostura.

Cocktail summary
Created by
Rafa García Febles, NYC.
Year
2013
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  • Yes, I get s'mores too, Complex as expected, but actually not as mezcal-dominated as I'd feared. — ★★★★
  • Fire, smoke, funk, chocolate. Like a s'more roasted over a campfire. — ★★★★★
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Comments
bza commented on 7/31/2013:

I'm definitely going to try this, but just curious if the name is a Young Marble Giants reference or a Pedro Costa reference?


Young Marble Giants all the way. YMG was actually the working title for this (connecting it to the Transatlantic Giant) but I ended up liking Colossal Youth better.

Nothing against Senhor Costa or his films, of course.


bza commented on 7/31/2013:

Nice. I approve either way, for sure.