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Catholic Recipe: Black Friars

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 oz. gin
  • 1/2 oz dry vermouth
  • 1/4 oz Benedictine
  • 1/4 oz. orange curacao
  • 1 splash brandy
  • 1 dash Angostura bitters
  • 1 cherry for garnish

Details

Serves: 1

Yield: 2 cocktails

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Difficulty: N/A

Cost: N/A

For Ages:n/a

Origin: England

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In England, Dominicans were known as the "Black Friars." Michael Foley suggests this cocktail for the feast of St. Dominic, the founder of the Order of Preachers or Dominicans

DIRECTIONS

Mix all ingredients except cherry in a mixing glass or shaker filled with ice.

Strain into a cocktail glass and garnish with cherry.

Recipe Source: Drinking with the Saints by Michael P. Foley, Regnery History, 2015