Forgetfully, Fernet

How better to bust a hangover than to include a remedy in a cocktail? Gina Chersevani's gingery whiskey slushie floats a quick pour of bitter Fernet-Branca, the purported hangover cure-all, to give regulars at The Eddy a fail-safe reason to order another. For more 2012 Best Cocktail recipes, click here.

Recipe adapted from The Eddy, Washington, DC

Forgetfully, Fernet
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Forgetfully, Fernet from The Eddy, Washington DC
Servings
1
drink
Ingredients
  • 2 cups ice
  • 1½ ounces Jameson Irish whiskey
  • 1 ounce freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1 ounce grated ginger
  • :::½ ounce simple syrup (1:1):::
  • 1 ounce Fernet-Branca
  • 1 sprig of fresh mint
Directions
  1. In a blender, add the ice, whiskey, lemon juice, grated ginger and simple syrup. Blend on high for 30 seconds.
  2. Pour into a coupe and fill to the rim with Fernet-Branca, then garnish with the sprig of mint. Serve.
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