Danish Trinity

Aquavit-forward with bittersweet balance.
12 oz Cherry Liqueur, Cherry Heering
1 12 oz Aquavit, Aalborg (Keep in freezer at least 6 hours before.)
14 oz Gammel Dansk
Instructions
In a chilled cocktail glass, layer ingredients in order given. Garnish with three caraway seed on an orange peel.
Notes
Thick mouthfeel, caraway up front, sweet cherry-cocoa-herbal middle, smooth gentian anise finish. Gammel Dansk may be substituted by may be achieved by mixing half Bruto Americano and half Boonekamp/Underberg.
History
Based on the Danish Pentecost, this drink was made possible by the acquisition of Gammel Dansk.
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