Ingredient: whiskeyWhat it is: Whiskey
Ingredient: BénédictineWhat it is: Liqueur
Herbal liqueur invented by Alexandre Legrand (who later changed his name later to Alexandre Le Grand) in the 19th century and produced in France. The recipe contains 27 plants and spices.
Ingredient: Amer PiconAlso Known As: Sirop de Picon, Picon club What it is: Bitters
Caramel-coloured, flavoured bitters drunk as an apéritif, which traditionally accompanies beer in the east and north of France. It is made from a base of fresh oranges which are dried and mixed with a solution of alcohol which is distilled. Picon also contains gentian and quinquina in equal measures. Sugar, syrup and caramel are added last.
Stir well in a mixing glass with cracked ice, strain and serve with a twist of lemon peel on top.