The Last Word - Just in time for St. Patrick's Day
Surprisingly, there are many cocktails suitable for St. Patrick’s Day festivities that are not made with Irish whiskey. Irish whiskey will always be a crowd favorite, but if you are feeling adventurous try The Last Word - an old fashion cocktail made with interesting ingredients and tweak to bring it up to date.
Makes 2 cocktails
3 oz. gin
1 oz. green Chartreuse
1 oz. maraschino liqueur, like Luxardo
2 oz. fresh lime juice
Twist of lime for garnish
Vigorously shake all ingredients together with ice. Strain into a martini glass or a coupe and garnish with lime twist.