Is this a trick or a treat? It is such a treat that it might trick you! Sinfully good and dangerously strong.
1 ½ oz. Absente | Absinthe Refined
¾ oz. Almond Syrup
½ oz. Fresh Lime Juice
3 or 4 Pitted Sour Cherries
Sparkling Wine or Champagne
Grated Nutmeg for Garnish
In the bottom of a mixing glass, muddle the sour cherries in the lime juice and almond syrup. Add the Absente with ice and shake very well. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Top with sparkling wine or champagne and garnish with freshly grated nutmeg.