Celebrating the world’s great literary tradition – of drinking!

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The Betsy is celebrating National Poetry Month, and as such, we present our 2016 Literary Cocktail. Try it at our Lobby Bar from April 9 to 29 – or try it at home. The recipe is below, taken from our Literary Cocktail Chapbook.

Le Mot Juste

  • 1 1/4 ounce russels reserve rye
  • 3/4 oz artemisia absinthe
  • 1/4 oz yellow chartreuse
  • 1/2 ounce fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 oz simple syrup   

Mix all ingredients in shaker, add ice and shake with conviction. Strain into old fashioned glass over new ice and garnish with a twist of orange peel.

View and download your very own copy of this chapbook / recipe book online here: http://midd.me/uoHt