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The Bad Witch Cocktail

The Bad Witch Cocktail

Serves: Makes 1 cocktail

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Ice cubes 
Ice sphere (if available)
2 ounces wheated bourbon whiskey
3/4 ounce yellow Chartreuse
3/4 ounce honey simple syrup 
3/4 ounce fresh lime juice
Pinch salt


Fill a rocks or double Old Fashioned glass with ice cubes or a large ice sphere.

Combine the bourbon, yellow Chartreuse, honey simple simple syrup, lime juice and salt in a cocktail shaker and fill with additional ice. Shake vigorously until chilled. hake with ice vigorously.

Double-strain the cocktail by holding a small, conical fine mesh strainer between the shaker tin with a Hawthorne strainer (or a cobbler shaker with its built-in strainer) and the cocktail glass. Pour the cocktail through both strainers into the prepared glass. Serve immediately.

Photo: Ramona King

About the recipe

The Bad Witch uses the same measurements as the Good Witch, and is basically the opposite drink, with only one shared ingredient — the honey simple syrup.

This cockail was created by Joshua Cole and Ashley Twist Cole.

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