Lesley M.M. Blume, author of the fabulous new book Let’s Bring Back The Cocktail: A Compendium of Impish, Romantic, Amusing and Occasionally Appalling Potations from Bygone Eras, shares a cocktail recipe sure to calm your nerves this holiday season.
Ants in the Pants Cocktail
- 1 ounce gin
- ½ ounce Grand Marnier
- ½ ounce sweet vermouth
- 1 dash fresh lemon juice
- 1 lemon peel twist for garnish
- Shake with ice and strain into a cocktail glass.
- Garnish with the lemon peel twist.
- Administer at first signs of antsiness, butterflies, or heebie-jeebies.
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