Instructions

Shake, strain, double rocks, crushed ice, lime zest for garnish.

Notes

A whiskey Tiki-esque tipple for a hot summer.

Cocktail summary
Picture of Lost in Translation
Created by
Scott Diaz, Seattle WA
Year
2015
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author's original creation
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  • Refreshing. Maybe try a more spirit forward version next time with 2 oz rye and 1/2 oz falernum/lime — ★★★★
  • As summer draws to a close, this extraordinarily well balanced drink gives great reason to look forward to the next season of the sun. Well done! — ★★★★★
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Comments

I happen to have the syrup for the ‘Cubed Old Fashioned’ on hand, which married perfectly with this drink. I used lemon juice instead of lime juice, because it is generally what I prefer. A truly successful whiskey-tiki libation.