1 3⁄4 oz Añejo rum (blend of pot and column stills)
1⁄4 oz Dry apricot brandy
1⁄2 oz Bianco Vermouth
1⁄4 oz Curaçao, Pierre Ferrand Dry Curaçao
1⁄4 oz Amontillado Sherry
1 bsp Orange flower syrup
2 ds Peychaud's Bitters
1 ds Orange bitters
1 twst Orange peel (as garnish)
Stir, strain, up, twist.
Originally pre-diluted and bottled, but good à la minute as well.
A Presidente variation based on my research into additives and flavorings common in early Cuban-style rums, plus more than one flight of fancy.
Rafa García Febles, NYC.
author's original creation
Añejo rum, Bianco Vermouth, Dry apricot brandy, Curaçao, Amontillado Sherry, Peychaud's Bitters, Orange bitters, Orange flower syrup, Orange peel