Opium

Orient meets France.
34 oz Batavia Arrack
34 oz Cognac, Pierre Ferrand 1840
34 oz Sake
34 oz Bénédictine
1 ds Bitters, Angostura
Instructions
Stir & Strain. Garnish with an orange twist (must !).
Notes
"Everything one does in life, even love, occurs in an express train racing toward death. To smoke opium is to get out of the train while it is still moving. It is to concern oneself with something other than life or death." Jean Cocteau
History
Created for a Jean Cocteau event.
From other users
  • Probably more interesting a drink than it is a truly excellent one. — ☆☆☆☆
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