3⁄4 oz Herbal liqueur, Chartreuse
3⁄4 oz Lime cordial
1⁄2 oz Lime juice

Shake, strain, ice, garnish with fruit.


The original calls for lime or lemon sherbet and specifies yellow Chartreuse (3 to 4 dashes), but green makes for a nice Last Word variation.

Cocktail summary
Created by
Harry Johnson.
Is an
altered recipe

Johnson's New & Improved Illustrated Bartender's Manual.

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