The Powhatan

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1 38 oz Rye (or Bourbon)
12 oz Ginger liqueur, King's Ginger (or Domaine de Canton)
14 oz Triple sec, Cointreau
12 t Bitters, Angostura
12 t Orange bitters, Regans' orange bitters
14 t Peychaud's Bitters
2 sli Ginger (or Jar well drained)
1   Maraschino cherry, Luxardo (minimal syrup)
12 sli Orange (open backwards, gently muddled)
Macerate ginger and gently pop cherry with a dash of aromatic in Old Fashioned glass. Mix liquid ingredients in shaker over fresh ice, gently swirl/modest shake, 15-20 seconds. Strain over single large cube, one small or up.
Optional: One solitary drop of jalapeno essence (Va Winery - Peaks of Otter's Kiss the Devil is excellent for this)
Created for the occasion of a friend's PhD!
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1 Comment

Zachary Pearson's picture

Cleaned this up a bit -

Cleaned this up a bit - removed "fresh" from the ginger - we assume all fresh ingredients are fresh. I also removed the "Any Call Brand" from the Rye - we also assume you're using high quality ingredients and that if you think any Rye will work, other people will use whatever Rye they have on hand.