This is a soft, yet edgy mixture of sweet, herbal, and smoky that goes down easy, despite the challenging flavors involved.
Reprinted with permission from 3-Ingredient Cocktails: An Opinionated Guide to the Most Enduring Drinks in the Cocktail Canon by Robert Simonson, copyright © 2017. Published Ten Speed Press, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC.
1 ounce Carpano Bianco
1 ounce Suze
1/2 ounce Del Maguey Vida mezcal
club soda, to top
Garnish: grapefruit twist
- Combine all the ingredients except the grapefruit twist in a collins glass.
- Add ice and top with club soda.
- Express a grapefruit twist over the drink and drop into the glass.