3⁄4 oz Genever
3⁄4 oz Batavia Arrack
3⁄4 oz Sweet vermouth
3⁄4 oz Campari
1 Cherry (As garnish)
Instructions

Stir with ice, strain into a cocktail coupe, and garnish with a cherry.

Notes

Quirky and complex. Genever puts it somewhere between a Negroni and a Boulevardier and the Batavia Arrack close to a Right Hand all in the same glass.

History

Inspired by the Right Hand at Milk & Honey and riffs like the Tres Hands, I decided to create a Genever and Batavia Arrack variation that I dubbed the Dutch Hand. The Dutch besides distilling Genever are major importers of Batavia Arrack dating back to the Dutch East India Trading Company and now with rum merchants like E&A Scheer. Moreover, the combination of Genever and Batavia Arrack was one that worked well in two drinks that I have had in the past.

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FRY 2020
Posted by yarm on 4/17/2020
Created by
Frederic Yarm, In Quarantine, Boston, MA
Year
2020
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  • Definitely an offbeat taste, must be down for both bitter and funky. — ★★★
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