A night cap or an after meal cocktail for you. I really like the complexity of amaro and bitters with Mr Black. The Black Walnut Bitters contributes a robust, earthy and nutty character and futher enhance by the homemade orgeat. The Amara Lucano provides a bitterness with a spearmint freshness, herbal complexity and mild spice to the cocktail.

So is this drink Nuts? Mr Black?

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Ingredients

 30 ml Mr Black Coffee Liqueur
 15 ml Amaro Lucana
 15 ml Black Walnut Bitters
 20 ml Lemon Juice
 30 ml Homemade Orgeat (Almond)

Directions

1

Combine all ingredients into a shaker

2

Shake 10-15 seconds with ice

3

Double Strain into a coupe glass

4

Garnish with 3 maraschino cherry

Orgeat
5

For the Almond Milk:
Toast 1Cup (108g) Sliced Almonds over medium heat
Place into a Vita-Mix or blender with 2 Cups (500ml) plus 2 Tablespoons (30ml) of warm water
Blend for two minutes on high.
Place mixture into a nut bag or cheese cloth lined collander and press the mixture releasing the liquid. Toss solids or dehydrate it into almond meal for baking. Your choice.

For Orgeat :
Combine Almond milk 12oz (360ml)
2 Cups (450g) Caster Sugar also known as Superfine Sugar
2.5 tsp (12.5ml) Cognac
2.5 tsp (12.5ml) Amaretto
.25 tsp (1.25ml) Orange Flower Water


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One Comment

  1. rashaunhoh 11 October 2021 at 4:11 pm

    Enjoy!

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