Ingredient: Angostura bittersWhat it is: Bitters
Ingredient: Crème de menthe (white)What it is: Liqueur
A sweet, mint-flavored alcoholic beverage with flavor primarily derived from corsican mint. Available commercially in a colorless (called "white") and a green version (which obtains its color from the mint leaves or from the addition of coloring, if extract and not the leaves are used to make the liqueur). Both varieties have similar flavors and are interchangeable in recipes, except where the color is important.
Ingredient: brandyWhat it is: Brandy
Ingredient: lemonWhat it is: Fruit
Mixing-glass half-full fine ice, two dashes Angostura bitters, one-third of a jigger white creme de menthe, two-thirds of a jigger brandy. Mix well. Strain into cocktail-glass; twist a piece of lemon-peel over the top.