Romancing the Stone

A Scotch abstraction on the Bijou
1 oz Scotch
34 oz Cardamaro
34 oz Amaro, Cappelletti Sfumato Rabarbaro (Sfumato or Zucca)
12 oz Green Chartreuse
2 ds Orange bitters
1 twst Grapefruit peel (As garnish)
Instructions
Stir with ice, strain into a rocks glass with ice, and garnish with a grapefruit twist.
Notes
Mellows nicely with ice melt.
History
In scanning my liquor shelves, I conjured up an Scotch abstraction of the Bijou taken in the Caustic Negroni direction. Since Scotch goes well with amari like Sfumato in the Preceptor and Cardamaro in the Great King Street, Green Chartreuse and orange bitters would round out the combination nicely. Moreover, Bijou means jewel, so I dubbed this one the Romancing the Stone after the 1984 romantic adventure comedy.
FRY 20202
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