7⁄8 oz Gin
7⁄8 oz Lemon juice
7⁄8 oz Suze
1 spg Lavender (garnish)

Shake. Strain into chilled coupe. garnish with a Lavender sprig or pinch of lavender petals


Escot specifies 'Suze Classique' instead of the 'Suze Saveur d'Autrefois' that is availble in the States. A good substitute would be Avèze.


"le mot de la fin" is a direct translation of "the last word."

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Created by
Julien Escot
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Cocktails & Recettes Cultissimes: Suze

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Dan commented on 10/16/2014:

A delightful Last Word variation.