Demeter's Lament

Added by: theredmenace
Added on: May 3 2010

Demeter's Lament

Ingredients needed to make a Demeter's Lament

2 oz bourbon
1/2 oz brandy
1/4 oz Becherovka
1/4 oz Punt e Mes
1/4 oz spiced simple syrup
2 dashes Fee’s Whiskey Barrel Bitters

Demeter's Lament Cocktail Recipe Directions

Combine all of the ingredients in an ice-filled shaker. Shake vigorously. Strain into chilled glass. Enjoy!

theredmenace's Notes

Spiced Syrup:
1 cup of water
1 cup of sugar
1 star anise
3 cloves
peppercorns
2 allspice
1 cinnamon stick, broken up
a small piece of vanilla bean.
Bring all ingredients to a boil, then adjust the heat to simmer for 10 minutes. Cool.

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theredmenace said:

Thanks, folks! I love it - perfect for a fall or winter night, but pretty tasty at any time.

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JakJericho said:

I don't do bourbon but I'm definitely doing this drink!! Sounds awesome. I'll be buying the ingredients ASAP.

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Lizziemonster said:

This drink sounds nothing short of AMAZING!