2 oz Old Tom Gin (Gin Lane 1751)
1⁄2 oz Absinthe, Copper & Kings Absinthe Superiore (Blanche)
1⁄2 oz Lime juice

Fill mixing-glass half-full with cracked ice, shake, strain into cocktail glass, serve.


Balance of gin botanicals, slight mint, slight anise, slight lime tartness but not overpowering, pleasing color.


Inspired by the feast of the Purification while watching Ingmar Bergman's "The Virgin Spring"

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2019 © Matthew Carver.
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