2 oz Gin
1⁄2 oz Lemon juice
1⁄2 oz Herbal liqueur, Green Chartreuse
1 spg Rosemary (Soaked in Chartreuse & ignited)
1 spg Rosemary (as garnish)

Soak rosemary "wreath" in Chartreuse in lowball. Shake other ingredients. Ignite Chatreuse (perhaps with a Chartreuse mister). Let burn a moment, strain shaker into glass to extinguish. Top with cracked ice, stir, garnish.

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Posted by Dan on 6/06/2010
Created by
Jamie Boudreau
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  • 4.5 stars for the drink, last half a star for the fire show — ★★★★★
  • Made the first time with Letherbee 2016 Vernal gin, the second time with Sipsmith gin. We preferred the latter which allowed the rosemary flavor to shine. — ★★★★★
  • A Last Word with some fun pyrotechnics. — ★★★★★
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Dan commented on 9/14/2011:

Updated to authentic recipe: removed Angostura Orange bitters and added instructions to ignite Green Chartreuse.

This seems to be a nice twist on the Last Word. Made a couple of last night and loved how the Chartreuse lights beautifully. I did feel the second sprig of Rosemary a bit overkill.